JUSTIN SALBATO has been immersed in the construction and design industry for over two decades. However, it is Justin’s diverse experience that makes his approach so unusual. In addition to being a professional engineer and licensed building contractor, Justin also holds a Real Estate Broker License. He also designs homes, and his homes have been featured in several magazines. After graduating from Cal Poly, Pomona, Justin worked in New York designing the mechanical effects for Broadway shows and amusement parks. During this time, he worked on Disney’s stage production of Lion King and was the also lead engineer for the Tokyo and Osaka productions. Justin currently teaches technical theater at San Diego State University. After returning to California from New York, Justin worked for a commercial building contractor to further develop his project management skills. After refining his skills, he founded Masterworks Construction Company in 2001, a residential design-build firm specializing in luxury homes. Justin’s understanding of architecture, engineering, permitting, real estate, and construction offers his clients a unique perspective into the possibilities of creating their dream home. Justin is also extremely involved in the Toastmasters organization and is currently serving as an Area Governor. He also teaches construction methods and materials to local architectural students and recent graduates.