As chief operating officer and majority owner of Kaplan Construction, Jane Kaplan Peck, LEED AP is responsible for the company’s day-to-day operations, ensuring Kaplan’s financial security and viability.
In this role, Jane oversees business financial planning, working capital management and budget development for the company. She controls all financial activities, which include maintaining banking, brokerage and surety relationships, and manages the information systems for both accounting and project management.
As the second generation of the Kaplan Construction family, Jane has been immersed in the construction industry since a young age and has acquired a deep understanding of the business. Jane’s previous roles at Kaplan include project manager and financial & administrative manager. Before joining Kaplan in 2006, Jane served as an assistant project manager at Shawmut Design & Construction and as a project assistant/analyst at Leggat McCall Properties.
Jane is an officer on the board of the Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC) Workers’ Compensation Self-Insurance Group (SIG). She is also a member of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Boston and a board member of the Brookline Community Mental Health Center.
Jane earned a Bachelor of Arts in managerial economics from Union College in Schenectady, N.Y.