Owner/President

Whit Graves

A Charlottesville native, Whit earned a B.S. from James Madison University. He brings a unique and well rounded skill-set to his work at Evergreen General Contracting. Based in Northern Virginia, he served as a Project Manager for Ryan Homes for several years before transitioning into the high end custom home field. Whit served for several years as Superintendent for the Wheatland Group LLC located in Leesburg, Virginia, prior to starting Evergreen in 2004. Whit holds a Virginia Class A Contractors License with a ‘Building’ designation, and has also completed the ‘Earth Craft Certification Program for Green Building’. In addition to his broad background in residential construction, Whit brings several years experience in the property management and real estate sales field, and has held an active Virginia Real Estate License since 2002.

Among his many community services, Whit was named a member of the Charlottesville Board of Architectural Review and began his tenure in January 2012.


We haven’t had a better experience in building or remodeling. Having built three homes previously, we believe this experience with Evergreen was by far the best... Their honesty, integrity, and willingness to please the customer are what we admire.
Bill & Jamie Heard - Nellysford, VANew Construction