About Us 


JBL Corporation, Inc. is a full service construction and interior design company serving the greater Jacksonville area. Through our residential, commercial and medical services we have provided complete satisfaction to our clients while building quality relationships for over a decade. Our family owned and operated business has the ability to provide our clients with turn-key solutions, carrying the project through every phase of construction, including all of your interior design needs. 


Meet JBL Corporation  


John "JB" Behrens, CGC, CBC



John "JB" Behrens is the founder and president of JBL Corporation, Inc. JB first pursued a career in sports medicine after graduating with a Bachelors in Science from Florida State University and Masters Degree from the University of Miami. Following his career in sports medicine, JB entered the construction industry in 1996 which lead him to establishing JBL Corporation in 2002. His project experience includes:


  • Project management

  • Consulting

  • New Construction

  • Specialization in Medical and Imaging Facilities

  • Remodels & Additions

  • Historic Preservation 

JB is an active member of National Builders Association, Northeast Florida Builders Association and is a State Certified General Contractor. He is a native of South Florida, but has called Jacksonville, Florida home since 1982.


Elizabeth "Liz" Lyons

Interior Designer | Project Manager


Elizabeth "Liz"  Lyons received a Bachelor's Degree in Interior Design from Florida State University and has over 30 years of experience in the design field. Previously an adjunct professor at Florida Community College of Jacksonville, she taught various interior design classes. Her design experience includes: 


  • Space Planning

  • Model Home Merchandising

  • Consultation

  • Plan Review

  • Designer Showcases

  • Total Turn-Key Projects

  • Interior Furnishing Selection and Specification 

  • Custom Furniture, Window Coverings, Rugs and Bedding

  • Project Management

Liz is a native of Jacksonville, Florida and grew up in the furniture/design environment due to her father's wholesale furniture business. She is currently an active member of the Riverside Rotary. 

Andrew Behrens, CGC, EI

Project Manager | Engineer

Andrew Behrens received his Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Florida State University. He has prior work experience as an Engineer with large commercial high rise projects throughout the Southeast. After working within the large commercial construction industry he has returned home to work with JBL Corporation in Jacksonville, FL. His project experience includes: 


  • Site Layout/Surveying

  • New Construction

  • Project Management

  • Remodels & Additions

  • High Rise Construction

  • Site Supervision/ Staging

  • Project Estimation

  • Skyhouse Apartments Atlanta, GA

  • Skyhouse Apartments Raleigh, NC

Andrew is a State Certified General Contractor and a member of the Northeast Florida Builders Association.

Lillian “Lilli” Behrens

Office Manager | Human Resources


Lilli Behrens received a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from the University of North Florida. She has fourteen years of experience in teaching, two years in banking and two years in hospital human resources. Her prior office administrative duties and human resource experience has been very beneficial to JBL and amongst our employees. 


Lilli is a native of Jacksonville, Florida. She has been married to JB for twenty-nine years and is happy to be back in the family business.

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