About Us


Juniata Valley Construction is a third generation builder with family roots in central Pennsylvania dating back to the 1700s. Jerry Leach, the owner and president of Juniata Valley Construction. is a direct decendant of John Thompson the founding father of Thompsontown, and still lives within one mile of the original homestead.

Jerry's father Ken Leach returned from the Korean conflict in 1951 and hit the ground running by starting Kenneth E. Leach Construction. Ken's contruction company distiquished itself by building the finest quality single family homes and light commercial buildings through out the Juniata Valley.

Upon graduation, Jerry followed in the family business by working for his father and learning every phase of the construction business, eventually starting Juniata Valley Construction.

Jerry's youngest son, Jordan, is the third generation of the Leach family to work in the construction business. After finishing college, he joined his father as the Production Manager for Juniata Valley Construction.

Construction can be a complicated and lengthy process that involves a multitude of management skills, budget restraints and impeccable timing. Without an experienced team this process can turn into a host of missed deadlines, frustrations and costly mistakes. At Juniata Valley Construction our experience and attention to every detail ensures that you receive the highest quality of construction, accommodation of budgets and schedules, and the highest level of workmanship available.

As a family-based business, we take pride in our work and the relationships we have with our clients and constantly strive to exceed your expectations. Let us put over 75 years of combined experience to work for you. Call today (717) 320-6061.

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