Justin Sullivan, President and Owner
has over 20 years of experience in the construction industry as a tradesman, cost estimator, consultant, and business owner. This ground-up experience has enabled him to successfully execute projects of diverse sizes and backgrounds – from small residential renovations to large-scale government facility endeavors.
He has worked with clients including the US National Park Service and the Department of Homeland Security, where he played a critical role in establishing new strategies to improve and manage the environmental and economic performance of their facilities and building
Finding a lack of qualified ‘green’ and customer-oriented builders and consultants in the marketplace, Justin founded Impact Construction and Consulting, LLC. Building Impact Construction as a mission-driven company has led to strong growth and successful relationships – in less than six years, Impact has become one of the largest and most respected remodeling companies in the District of Columbia and it resides within the list of top 200 full-service remodeling companies in the country (*based on sales volume according to Remodeler Magazine).
His goal for the company is to take its collective knowledge of environmental and healthy construction practices and provide an affordable service that benefits Impact’s clients as well as the communities around them.
Justin is a LEED Accredited Professional and a member of the US Green Building Council’s National Capital Region Chapter. Justin also holds a Masters degree in Environmental Policy from the Fletcher School at Tufts University. Published work includes ‘Developing a Global Emissions Trading Scheme.’
Robert has over 13 years of construction industry experience starting from mechanic’s helper to Project Manager. This rise from entry level in to management has given him an extremely strong understanding of all aspects of the construction process.
He has worked for companies as small as mom and pop plumbing and HVAC companies, where he honed his skills as a tradesman with hands on construction experience to large firms that specialized in building multimillion dollar custom homes where he worked as a manager with focus on quality assurance, customer relations and efficient scheduling. Looking to partner with a growing company that had a clear, honest, and environmentally friendly mission, Robert joined Impact in 2009. In this time Impact has grown threefold and continues to set the bar high for construction quality and customer satisfaction in the Washington DC metro area. Robert holds an A.S. degree in Construction Management, an OSHA 30 certification and a Construction Quality Management Certification from the Army Corps of Engineers and Naval Facilities Engineering Command.
Wilhelm “Billy” Maida is the company’s very first employee and has risen to a Project Manager position. With over 15 years of construction experience, he is responsible for managing numerous interior residential projects. The variety, breadth, and technical scope of his projects have added an impressive value to the company’s clients.
He began his career as a Foreman for small residential renovation companies all over the DC Metro area. He quickly moved up to lead carpenter positions with larger commercial companies like Hitt Contracting and Clark Construction.
He now uses all his experiences and skills to manage employees at Impact. His mission and primary objective is to provide clients an excellent quality of work.
Billy’s extracurricular activities and hobbies include real estate consulting, which he has done for over 10 years, and Kyokushin Karate, where he has earned a black belt.
David joined Impact Construction in 2009, bringing with him a design/build background. He possesses a passion for building and architecture; having studied design at the graduate level in the US and Asia, he offers unique perspectives to his clients and build team. David managed a custom cabinetry shop specializing in furniture and cabinets made from local, sustainable sources. His woodworking has been published in The Barefoot Home (Taunton Press), Architecture DC, and The New York Times. Currently he prides himself on delivering complex projects on time and on budget. David is NARI certified.
Guido Hidalgo, Project Manager
Guido has been working for Impact Construction since 2007, joining as one of its ‘founding employees’. Guido has spent the last six years working in all capacities of remodeling, starting as a carpenter’s assistant, and working gradually to his current position managing projects ranging from bathrooms to full-scale interior remodels. Guido has built a strong reputation as a detail-oriented task master, and as a thoughtful leader in the field able to manage and lead clients through complex remodels. Guido was born in Cochabamba, Bolivia, and graduated from Universidad Catolica Boliviana with a degree in Law. He is a NARI Certified Remodeling Project Manager.
Oly has been working for Impact Construction since 2009. He has been in construction for over 15 years. His favorite projects include major home renovations and additions. When Oly is not working, he enjoys spending time with his two children and ballroom dancing.