Urban Partners is your full service general contractor committed to attracting the highest caliber people and ensuring that we work with only the best industry partners. Our mission is to dedicate these resources to professionally and collaboratively build our client’s vision.
Hand-in-hand with the professional development of our employees, our community involvement and our dedication to improving living and working environments, our vision is to transform the urban fabric of Northeast Florida – one innovative and impassioned project at a time.
Meet Our Team
Edmundo Gonzalez co-founded Urban Partners in 2002 to specialize in the Development and Construction Management of high density urban in-fill projects. In 2007, Urban Partners Construction was established and began working as the general contractor on both residential and commercial projects. Years of solid growth required that the construction company be split into two divisions so that we could better focus and serve our clients.
Prior to starting this company, Mr. Gonzalez served as Senior Developer for Dayco Holdings and Senior Project Manager for The Related Group of Florida, one the largest privately held multifamily developers in Florida. In addition to his work experience in the United States, Mr. Gonzalez has worked for two multinational real estate companies in London, UK and Madrid, Spain.
Mr. Gonzalez is a licensed general contractor and graduated from Columbia University with a Master of Science in Real Estate Development and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Florida in Finance.
As Executive Vice President and Managing Partner, Mr. Leinwohl oversees business development for both the commercial and residential divisions of our company.
Ronnie Leinwohl has been with Urban Partners since the company’s inception in 2002. Prior to joining Urban Partners, Mr. Leinwohl served as Vice President for Montgomery Land Company. Mr. Leinwohl is a licensed civil engineer and worked for Kimley-Horn & Associates on over $5M of civil engineering projects.
Mr. Leinwohl graduated from the University of Florida with a Master of Science in Construction Management and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering.
Spencer Cason is a Project Manager for Urban Partners Residential on both the single-family and multifamily projects. He brings over 30 years of custom single family and multifamily construction experience to our company. Most recently with Morales Construction Company, Mr. Cason has specialized in the construction of luxury waterfront homes ranging in price from over $1M to $4M and has collaborated with homeowners from the inception of design through the completion of their home. Mr. Cason’s experience ranges from building homes on individual homeowner lots that require substantial horizontal infrastructure design and construction to working in Master Planned Communities that require extensive submissions Architectural Review Boards.
Mr. Cason is a licensed Building Contractor.
Jake Woods is a Superintendent for Urban Partners Residential. Mr. Woods has over 10 years of residential construction experience. Mr. Woods has managed the construction of homes in Alabama and all over the greater Jacksonville and St. Augustine area ranging in price from $200K to $1.5M.
Mr. Woods graduated from Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science in Building Construction.