Crystal Pirone joined the Jones-Heroy & Associates Team in August 2021. Prior to joining JHA, Crystal worked in the Facilities Services Division with Austin Public Library for 12 years as part of the team focusing on project management for bond related Capital Improvements Program (CIP) and internally funded construction projects for the library branches. She led renovation projects, outlined requirements, organized input meetings for staff and citizens, oversaw the hiring of consultants, and brought projects to final completion within City of Austin requirements. She was also responsible for developing specifications for purchasing and service contracts, taking bids, and managing contracts for the department once awarded. Crystal’s experience provides valuable understanding of contract processes and attention to detail essential to her role with JHA of providing support with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) bond application process, and construction documentation management for utility district clients.