Biography - Gene S. Carranza, President

Having been interested in construction at an early age, Gene spent his high school and college summers working for his uncle's construction company. This wet his interest to pursue a degree in Engineering. While completing his civil engineering studies, Gene had the opportunity to compete for the University of Hawaii's gymnastics team, on an athletic scholarship.

Gene serves as a State of California Subject Matter Expert and Court Certified Expert Witness. As a Subject Matter Expert, he is a consultant to the Contractor's State License Board re: C-8, C-50, and Business Law Contractor License Exams.

Originally from Chicago, Gene has been in San Diego since 1976. In addition to operating a successful construction company, he and Vanessa, his wife of 30 years, co-owned [while Vanessa operated] a travel agency for 20 years. His extensive travel has facilitated in correctly implementing many of today's desired design features. He and Vanessa are the proud parents of three college-educated daughters.

Gene S. Carranza, founder and president of GSC Contracting, Inc. is also the president of GSC Concrete Construction, Inc., which specializes in custom foundations and architectural flatwork.