President, Mahogany, Inc.
Jeff Hargrave is the founder and President of Mahogany, Inc., a commercial construction company which specializes in General Contracting services and Architectural Millwork. As President, Jeff is responsible for the overall management of the company.
Jeff, a native son of the Baltimore City Public School System graduated from Mergenthaler Vocational Technical High School with a degree in drafting. Later, he attended Catonsville Community College as well as Phoenix University where he studied business management. Always having an entrepreneurial spirit, Jeff launched his company in 1991.
He is currently Chapter Chair for the Associated General Contractors (AGC) and serves on the Board of Directors of the Associated Builders & Contractor’s (ABC) Baltimore chapter and the Maryland Minority Contractors Association (MMCA). He is also an active member of the Greater Baltimore Committee (GBC) and the Chief Executive Officers (CEO) Club. Jeff is also greatly involved with many civic community based programs such as My Sister’s Circle, Living Classrooms, the Baltimore Design School and Associated Black Charities. He also is also a member of the University of Maryland Medical Systems (UMMS) Board of Visitors. Mahogany has repeatedly been listed by the Baltimore Business Journal Book of Lists as one the largest minority contractors in Maryland.
Jeff is married to his wife Beneak and they worship at the City of Zion-New Psalmist Baptist Church. Jeff enjoys spending his time away from the office golfing.
Jeff and his family call New Psalmist Baptist Church their church home. Jeff’s philosophy . . . “teamwork is the key to winning”.