John Scherer

John Scherer is a visionary leader with over 25 years of experience in the construction industry. As President/CEO of Gulf Building, John spearheads the strategic direction and operations, driving the company towards excellence and innovation. Under his leadership, Gulf Building has achieved remarkable growth and garnered a reputation for integrity, reliability, and client satisfaction.

Beyond his role at Gulf Building, John is actively involved in many industry associations and has a deep commitment to giving back to the community, dedicating his time to serving on boards and committees. John currently serves as vice chair of the executive board for the YMCA of South Florida. Previous appointments include serving on the board of the Associated Builders and Contractors (2006-2013) and Commissioner of the Florida Board of Construction (2009-2012). John earned a bachelor’s degree of science in building construction from the University of Florida and law degree from Nova Southeastern University.