Chris Kornman, one of the principals and the head of day-to-day operations of Entablature, is a third generation builder who has been around construction his whole life. After earning a Ph.D. in psychology, Chris spent the next ten years working for a regional builder, where he created a division that specialized in renovating old New Orleans homes. Utilizing the vast experience and knowledge gained from both his psychology and construction training, Chris decided to form his own company. Backed by an outstanding construction and sales staff, with equal amounts of experience, Chris Kornman has earned a reputation for outstanding quality, creativity, and disciplined attention to completion schedules and budgets.
Licenses and Accolades
- Licensed Commercial and Residential Contractor- Louisiana
- Licensed Real Estate Broker – Louisiana
- Preservation Resource Center, Property Advisory Committee Member
- National Association of Realtors- Member
- National Association of Homebuilders- Member
- Professional Builder Magazine Top 40 Under 40 – 2011
Scott Logan is a principal and manages all of Entablature’s finance and accounting functions, as well as all of the company’s legal matters. Scott is a licensed attorney and a member of the bars of both Louisiana and Georgia. He earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard and his JD and MBA from Emory University in Atlanta. Scott’s career began in New Orleans in the offices of Columbus Properties under the tutelage of Joseph Canizaro, and he has been in the real estate industry ever since. He has developed office and retail space, apartments, student housing, single-family residential and subdivisions throughout the Southeast.
Licenses and Accolades
- Member of Louisiana State Bar
- Member of George State Bar
- Urban Land Institute Real Estate Development Graduate
- Downtown Henderson, KY Commercial Preservation Design Award
Director of Construction
Francesca moved to New Orleans in 2004 to attend graduate school at Tulane University. While completing a master’s in communication, Francesca joined the sales team of a regional production builder, where she sold over 300 homes. Based on her ten years of experience in the real estate and construction industries, in 2013, Francesca was asked to become the exclusive real estate agent for Entablature. She is responsible for acquisition and sales of all of Entablature’s investment projects. She also helps guide Entablature’s clients through the construction process and facilitates the finish selections process.
Francesca is a licensed real estate agent with C Kornman, LLC and is available to help buyers and sellers with their real estate needs.
Originally from Atlanta, she lives in the Irish Channel with her partner David and their daughter Elliotte.
Doug Hebert is a Project Manager at Entablature. He was born and raised in the New Orleans area. At the young age of 15 he assisted his father in his first residential construction project. For twelve years Doug worked as a millwork fabricator, installer and field supervisor for Booth Architectural. From 2007-2016, Doug served as the project manager for Circa Builders where he completed over 60 residential projects as well as multiple restaurants and light commercial buildings throughout New Orleans. In 2016, Doug joined Entablature. His experience as a project manager as well as his extensive knowledge of millwork and iron work, has been a tremendous benefit to our clients and the entire team at Entablature.