Our business is based on integrity and craftsmanship; and fueled by employees with longevity and passion in our industry.

Lettieri Construction is a Hamptons-based general contractor that has been in business since 1982. Being one of the most established general contractors on the East End, we have extensive experience with a wide variety of projects including luxurious traditional and modern residential designs as well as elegant commercial spaces.

Our business is based on integrity and craftsmanship; and fueled by employees with longevity and passion in our industry. This assures we are using the best practices along with the most innovative methods to complete all our projects to our clients’ satisfaction.


Tom Lettieri


With four decades of experience, and a reputation for excellence, Thomas Lettieri is considered a premier home builder in the…

Hamptons, NYC and surrounding areas. Tom has hand-picked a roster of experienced project managers, field supervisors, craftsman, and subcontractors who are personally dedicated to each individual project. By combining experience and education, Tom provides his clients with an incomparable team, offering fine craftsmanship and an unwavering commitment to exceptional service. Tom is a unique homebuilder in the sense that with him you will receive a beautifully inspired custom home with limitless possibilities, while embracing the timeless business principals of quality and integrity. Tom’s emphasis on honest, open communication with our clients is the cornerstone of all our work.

John Russo

Senior Associate

John is a graduate of Cornell University with a Masters of Nuclear Engineering. With 25 years of construction, engineering,…

business management and project management experience, John brings an accomplished skillset to the Lettieri Team. Before moving to Sag Harbor in 2002, he managed numerous complex commercial and government projects, and throughout his career spearheaded multiple corporate operational advancements based on ISO9000 and CMM methodologies. John’s knowledge of corporate management, focus on job cost tracking, appreciation of every detail, and pleasant disposition continue to inspire quality and growth at Lettieri Construction. Beyond all else, John welcomes each project as a unique opportunity to express the design team’s vision and deliver an uncompromising product for the homeowner.

Terry Hochstedler

Project Manager

Terry joined the Lettieri team 16 years ago. With over 25 years of project management experience…

in the home building industry, ranging from single family communities to high end luxury custom homes, his jobsite management skills, commitment to excellent quality, and effective communication with homeowners, puts every client at ease. Terry has built homes in the Hamptons, as well as NY Hudson Valley and New Jersey

Jared Lettieri

Project Manager

Jared has been around the luxury home construction business his entire life. He began his journey…

into construction in high school, spending each summer break working on construction sites, gaining hands-on knowledge in all the various components of a custom construction project. Jared went on to serve the United States in the Navy and also earned a bachelor’s degree in business management. Since returning to Lettieri Construction, Jared has managed a number of successful commercial and residential luxury construction projects, and believes that the key to a successful project is a team that works together and effectively communicates the intricate details that the luxury construction market presents.

Melina Gehringer

Project Manager

Melina came to Lettieri Construction with an extensive background as a construction professional with more…

 than thirteen years of experience in design and construction of commercial, institutional and primarily luxury residential. Melina was first exposed to the construction industry through her education in architecture, and moved to Long Island to work on high rise condominium construction. She transitioned into custom residential construction where she soon found her passion which continues to drive her every day. Melina’s excellent communication, coordination and organization skills keep homeowners, design teams and trade partners happy and working toward a common goal.

Megan Jones

Assistant Project Manager

Megan brings to Lettieri Construction a high-level of experience and professionalism…

in interior design as well as construction industry. Having been born and raised on the east end, with a father in the construction business, she truly enjoys helping to manage the building of luxury custom homes from start to finish. Megan’s background in education and marketing give her a diverse skillset which allows her to manage projects in a way that ensures trade partners, designers, craftspeople and the client are well informed and continuously kept up-to-date, resulting in exceptional homes that serve families for generations.

Kate Hanna

Property Manager/
Maintenance Administrator

Kate has a broad-based knowledge of corporate accounting and…

in construction and maintenance management. Her project management talents, strong administrative abilities, and indomitable spirit brings confidence to every project, and joy to everyone at Lettieri Construction. Kate’s passion for providing outstanding customer service can be traced back to her pre-construction days. She enjoys connecting with clients to ensure they receive the highest quality in customer service. One of the most rewarding parts of her job is seeing each client excited and satisfied at the end of the day.