Jimmy Kennedy

Jimmy has spent his entire professional career with Batson-Cook. He started as an intern and has been a field engineer, assistant project manager, project manager, senior project manager, and a project executive. He became a vice president and business unit leader in 2023 and supports healthcare clients to grow the market in the metro Atlanta area. Jimmy also enjoys fostering the growth of those he works with, acknowledging their hard work, and celebrating their successes

Jimmy believes nothing fosters trust or builds relationships like results. When he makes a commitment on a jobsite, he is motivated to perform at his best to deliver results that exceed our clients’ expectations..

Jimmy has more than 22 years of experience in the construction industry. Jimmy has a personal construction portfolio exceeding $1.2 billion.


  • Rome, Ga.


  • Southern Polytechnic State University, Bachelor of Science in Construction


  • ASHE Certified Healthcare Constructor
  • LEED Accredited Professional


  • Wife, Paula, two children, Emma & Luke
  • Emma’s Marching Band events, Luke’s Baseball Games, hanging out with family & friends, and fishing
  • Serves as Deacon, Youth Director, and Sunday School Superintendent at Cochran Ridge Baptist Church in Hiram, Ga.