Clary & Associates Welcomes John Thomas as Newest Project Manager


Jacksonville, FL — January 4, 2004 — Jacksonville-based Clary & Associates Professional Surveyors and Mappers is pleased to welcome John Thomas to the company, and as the newest addition to its team of project managers.

Having joined Clary & Associates in early August, Thomas brings to his position more than 16 years of hands-on experience in the industry. As Project Manager, Thomas is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of Clary survey crews in the company’s government and private-sector divisions. In addition, he prepares survey crews for assignments by providing them with scope-of-work outlines and relevant data collected from a wide variety of sources, including previous maps and monumentation.

“John brings an impressive skill set to the company,” Greg Clary, founder and president of Clary & Associates, said. “He remains interested in all aspects of land surveying and mapping, and that kind of passion is not only rewarding to our company, but to John as an individual. He already is making great strides, and we look forward to his future achievements.”   

Prior to joining Clary and Associates, Thomas worked as a field operations manager, a crew chief, and as the director of a safety program. His representative projects include: Fuller Warren Bridge, World Golf Village, Dames Point Bridge, Castaway Island, Jacksonville International Airport, Jacksonville’s Main Library, the Jacksonville Transportation Center and more.

“The biggest challenge of my position is finding the perfect balance between quality work and productivity,” John Thomas, project manager for Clary & Associates, said. “Working for Clary & Associates provides me with a great opportunity to learn from a very experienced team, such as Greg Clary, Robert Gardner, Dennis Elswick and Bob Pittman. I also have a great opportunity for career advancement and the continuous improvement of my management and professional skills.”

A native of Upstate New York, Thomas has made Florida his home since 1988. He enjoys saltwater fishing, sports and taking family vacations to the beach. He and his wife, Kristen, have three children.
Since 1983, Clary & Associates, Inc. has been making its mark as a leading provider of professional surveying and mapping services. Specializing in residential and commercial land development projects, Clary & Associates has a well-earned reputation for delivering high performance and value. By blending innovation and integrity, founder Greg Clary and his team of skilled professionals are committed to maintaining the highest standards of excellence while serving clients in the real estate, architecture, engineering and transportation industries, as well as state and local government.

Clary & Associates, Inc. provides a wide range of services, including: Professional surveying and mapping services, GPS surveys, transportation design and right-of-way surveys, subsurface utility designation and excavation, and Geographic Information System services.

Clary & Associates is located at 3830 Crown Point Road in Jacksonville. For more information, please call (904) 260-2703, or visit