Our team.

The Lehman Daman team brings a wealth of construction experience from a wide variety of industries.

Our single shared goal is to create the very best experience for every one of our customers.

Jim Daman


Since joining Lehman Construction in 1995 as a construction industry veteran, Jim has been the driving force that has led Lehman Daman to consistently meet and exceed customer expectations throughout Central Ohio and beyond. Jim directs strategic planning, business development, operations, and administration.


Jimmy Hoben

Vice President – Operations

Jimmy brings broad market experience in construction management to Lehman Daman. Skilled in pre-construction, building systems, and project management, his thorough understanding of the complete construction process from concept to daily use enables him to oversee project estimating and management with precision.


Christopher Kelly

Account Manager

Chris is responsible for design and construction phase activities on select projects. He establishes project organization and coordinates between project stakeholders including owner, A/E, subcontractors, and Lehman Daman.

Leland Vogel

Business Development Manager

Leland is responsible for growing the Lehman Daman brand by building and connecting a strong network of contacts in the Greater Columbus Region. These early connections build key time and cost savings into construction projects.


Jeff Pogue

Service Division Manager

Commitment to every detail is the standard for Jeff and the Service Division of Lehman Daman. Jeff manages daily operations and execution of projects including subcontractor coordination, on-site supervision, scheduling, and coordination for facility services clients in a variety of industries.


Lori Long

Office Manager

Lori oversees the daily operations of the Lehman Daman office to ensure communication, scheduling, and back-office systems are all working at maximum efficiency so that we can exceed customers’ expectations at every level.


Ryan Welsh

Project Manager


John “J.C.” Ackerman

Project Engineer

J.C. is responsible for assisting with the management of projects and coordinating communication between superintendents and sub-contractors. Additionally, he assists in the bid process with sub-contractors during the pricing phase for projects.