JUSTIN PENN - Owner/Operator
Justin Penn owns and operates Creed Contracting, LLC. He is a licensed and insured Louisiana contractor who was born and raised in the Shreveport-Bossier area. He graduated from Captain Shreve High School. Justin continued his education at Louisiana Tech University in Architecture and earned his Bachelor of Science in Construction Management at University of Louisiana in Monroe.
After obtaining his degree, he returned to the Shreveport area and honed his skills within the construction industry while working for commercial and residential companies. Justin was hired as Project Manager for Penn Homes in 2009 and worked alongside his father, Mike Penn, until Penn Homes closed its doors upon his father’s death in 2012. From 2013 until 2016 Justin worked for local construction companies and continued to increase his knowledge about building as well as the building business industry.
After much thought and prayer, he established Creed Contracting LLC in 2017. As a business owner, Justin hopes to offer an honest and exciting option for those wanting to remodel or build a home within North Louisiana and surrounding areas. Justin has been doing this for many years and learned from the best which has instilled his confidence and knowledge to build your home the right way and make it an enjoyable and safe experience. We want the customer to look to Creed to safely hold their hands and guarantee that this will be a smooth process. Justin’s purpose for starting Creed Contracting was to help families like his build their homes and be part of something special in their life. Building a home is one of the biggest investments a family will make in their lifetime. Our goal is to make this scary and big investment, fun, happy and enjoyable for them.
Justin believes time is precious and living life with love and passion are important. In his free time, he enjoys hunting, riding his motorcycle, LSU sports and spending time with his family. He is a member of the Home Builders Association, Board member for the HBA Parade of Homes Event, attends Brookwood Baptist Church and wholeheartedly supports The Arc Caddo-Bossier and Holy Angels as well as advocates for individuals with Down Syndrome and other disabilities.
2001-2004 Louisiana Tech university – Architectural major
2007 Graduate of University of Louisiana at Monroe – Bachelor of Science in Construction Management
2007-2009 M&M Builders – Superintendent
2009-2012 Penn Homes – Project Manager
2012-2013 Thrash Construction Services – Project Manager
2013-2016 Blue Heron Homes – Operations Manager
Isaac Barnes - Project Manager
Isaac is a native of Shreveport and has been in the construction field ever since he was able to hold a hammer. He started his career cleaning job sites for his father in high school and worked his way up the ranks to become a Superintendent for Penn Homes. At his time there, he learned valuable skills to help him run multiple high value projects in our area. Isaac excels at customer service and always goes the extra mile to ensure the customer is happy. Isaac is married with two children and enjoys time with his family.