Jana Bio

Jana Forsythe

President and CEO

F.E.I. Construction

Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if everyone is for it.”– William Penn, British statesman and philosopher

Jana Forsythe is President and CEO of F.E.I. Construction, a General Engineering and General Building contractor specializing in commercial tenant improvements.

Before opening F.E.I. Construction and performing the duties that go hand in hand with having her own business, she worked as a construction estimator, project manager, and team manager for $300+ million annual revenue companies.

Jana has enjoyed the smell of dirt and building and demolishing things for as long as she can remember. She has been in the construction industry since 1994 and opened F.E.I. Construction in 2006 after obtaining her MBA in 2005. She has a MBA from the University of Nevada Las Vegas-Lee Business School, and she received her bachelor’s degree in Management of Technical Operations with an Aviation background from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

Jana was the 2014 Women of Distinction Award recipient for Real Estate/Construction. Since 2014 she has served on the UNLV Alumni Board and was the 2016 EMBA Alumni Board President. She is an active UNLV and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Alum.

Her hobbies consist of chocolate, wine, hiking, tennis, collecting daily farm fresh eggs, visits to animal shelters, soaks in hot springs, road trips of the contiguous United States, and pistol shoots with Women of High Caliber.

Connect with Jana on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jana-forsythe-7092237