Jeffrey Shea

headshot of Jeffrey A. Shea

Chief Operating Officer

What’s your college experience?

  • Bachelor of Arts – Texas A&M University  (Former member of the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Band, the Corps of Cadets, and current member of the Texas A&M 12th Man Foundation)
  • Building Owners and Managers Institute CCIM

What have you done outside of working at REDLEE/SCS?

Prior to joining REDLEE/SCS, I spent 20 years in the commercial real estate industry. My last position was Vice President with Transwestern in Dallas, Texas.  During my tenure at Transwestern, I achieved LEED Platinum (1.2 million square foot asset) and LEED Silver (200K square foot asset) certifications for two buildings within my portfolio. In 2006, I was awarded Transwestern’s highest honor, The Founder’s Award. In January 2005, I received the Legendary Service award.  Prior to joining Transwestern, I spent five years with Jones Lang LaSalle as a General Manager, receiving the 1998 and 1999 Jones Lang LaSalle Management Excellence Award.  I also held key management positions for LaSalle Partners, Harris Methodist, Prentiss Properties, and Cadillac Fairview.

  • I began my professional career in commercial parking management in Fort Worth, Texas.
  • Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA)-numerous cities
  • BOMA – Texas Board of Directors
  • International Facility Managers Association (IFMA)
  • Centrum Master Condominium Association – President, Board of Directors

What’s your career within REDLEE/SCS been like?

I currently serve as President, Western Division, with overall management responsibility for the western United States, including our operations in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Utah, and all surrounding states. I am accountable for approximately 44% of current company revenues.  I previously served as a Regional Vice President in our Dallas/Ft. Worth market.

What’s your favorite cleaning product?

My Operations Team

Your favorite quote?

“Success is not in getting to the top.  It’s how you bounce when you hit the bottom.”  – General George S. Patton II

What do you enjoy most about working at REDLEE/SCS?

The unique culture. It’s a melting pot for entrepreneurship and family values. As a private company, we’re not bound by corporate initiatives designed to placate stockholders like our public competitors. Free thinking and risk-taking are both encouraged and applauded. Employees are treated like family with all team members pulling for individual and company-wide success.

And if you weren’t already blissfully happy being a janitor, what is your dream job?

Alaskan bush-pilot and professional hunting guide.

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