About Us

Our Vision

There are many roofing companies out there, but none are quite like ours!

Here at Covenant Commercial Roofing and Construction, we want our clients to feel comfortable and reassured that they are getting the best in quality from our roofing company. We live by our core standards: punctuality, positivity, integrity and work ethic. We show up on time and handle situations with the best attitude. We are transparent and honest, and we don’t stop working until our customers get what they were looking for! Our business was founded by people who were interested in bringing their roofing experience to people who were desperate for great customer service, quality work, and trustworthy insurance practices. Since 2014, we have been growing quickly to meet those needs, and we look forward to many more years of helping people!

Our Mission

Our mission is to show the highest form of excellence in service rendered by our company at all times. We strive to treat all of our customers with the utmost respect & dignity. By providing these two qualities, we believe that we are the best choice for any roofing, construction, and/or reconstruction jobs in the U.S.

Our Core Values

We live by our core standards: punctuality, positivity, integrity, work ethic and quality of life. We show up on time and handle situations with the best attitude. We are transparent and honest, and we don’t stop working until our customers get what they were looking for!


When you work with Covenant Commercial Roofing & Construction, you can feel at ease knowing that our team will arrive when we say we will and adhere to your project schedule.


We approach every job with a positive attitude to ensure the highest quality of work.


We take great pride in our integrity at Covenant Commercial Roofing & Construction. All of our quotes are honest and fair, as we find the most value in creating trusting relationships with our customers.

Work Ethic

Our reputation and reliability starts with the strong work ethic of our employees. We value the dedication and contributions of our team through recognition and respect.

Quality of Life

By putting focus on our employees’ quality of life, we can provide our customers with a higher quality of work. 

Covenant Commercial Roofing did an great job on our new roof. We had absolutely no issues. The crews were very skilled and professional. Zack Leonard was awesome to work with. Zack made the whole experience great. He was always on time and followed through everything we needed from start to finish. I have already recommended Covenant & Zack to many others.”

– Phil Robinson

Who We Are

Our Team & Leadership

Julian C. Hall

Julian C. Hall

Chief Executive Officer

Julian C. Hall II is a young, visionary leader who leads with passionate action and an integrity first mindset.  In 2014, at the age of 22, Julian founded Covenant Roofing and Construction in Raleigh, NC, focusing on replacement of residential and small commercial roofing services.

Julian is committed to building strong teams based on trust and excellence. He is guided by service to his customers and empowering teams to deliver experiences that exceed expectations. Julian’s commitment to excellence has led to building a company that has grossed in revenue over $120 Million since inception.

In 2020, Covenant Holdings was formed to be a parent company with the ability to visualize and capitalize on future endeavors. Julian then purchased, through acquisition, Sun Dollar Energy LLC, and rebranded as Covenant Solar Tech LLC, to become part of the Covenant family.   A CEO for Covenant Roofing was brought on so Julian could step into the role of CEO for Covenant Holdings.

As of 2021, with great leadership, the additions of structure and industry experts has given Covenant the strategy needed to 8x the Solar company in just its first 12 months. Striving to expand into a nationwide company reducing the carbon footprint by providing cleaner energy and battery back-up systems, Julian’s efforts to influence the communities in which he does business are apparent. As a MBE certified company, they attribute five standards and values as the staple of their success: Accountability, Positivity, Integrity, Work Ethic, and Quality of Life. 

Julian’s passion for people reaches beyond the workplace and employees. The companies he directs have donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to support charities such as US Armed Forces, homeless, and donating roofs along with Habitat for Humanity and Owens Corning for Veterans. Efforts to impact and influence communities across the US while maintaining a reputation of exceeding expectations will remain at the forefront of the companies’ goals and objectives.  “People are our Purpose”.

Cory Havens

Cory Havens

Senior Project Manager

Cory Havens serves as our Senior Project Manager / Estimator. With over 20 years in the construction industry, Cory has experience with a wide range of commercial low-slope roof systems. He will provide quotes for re-roof projects for existing buildings, budget/concept pricing for General Contractors, new construction pricing, as well as pricing for service repairs and maintenance. Cory resides in Asheboro, NC with his wife Lauren and four daughters.

Shannon Powell

Shannon Powell

VP of Construction/Safety Director

Shannon Powell has 30 years of experience in residential and commercial construction. He is a Licensed Residential/Commercial General Contractor in NC, VA and MD, as well as a Licensed Commercial GC in all NASCLA affiliated States. He is a graduate of East Carolina University with a BS in Construction Management.
Wayne Kearney

Wayne Kearney

Vice President, Production

Wayne Kearney is a North Carolina native who has 30 years of construction experience. He spent six years as a superintendent building custom homes in the Apex area, three years as owner and operator of a home remodeling business, and the last 10 years in the roofing industry.

While working in the roofing industry, Wayne has served as sales rep, sales manager, and is now serving as Vice President of Production and Operations of Covenant Commercial Roofing & Construction. He leads his team of Production Managers well as they uphold the highest level of customer service, the Covenant way. Wayne embodies the core standards of Covenant: punctuality, positivity, integrity, and work ethic. Wayne is a natural born leader who leads by example.

In his free time, Wayne enjoys fishing on any body of water in North Carolina. He is currently starting his next personal project of building a Galveston Garvey Dory boat, a Jeff Spira Design. He has three children and has been married to his wife, Sherron, for over 30 years.

Bryan M. Smith

Bryan M. Smith

Chief Executive Officer, Covenant Commercial Roofing & Construction / Chief Strategy Officer, Covenant Holdings

After starting his career on a factory floor at the age of 18, Bryan Smith worked his way up through the ranks, acquiring over 30 years of successful Sales, Engineering and Business Leadership experience, to hold several senior level roles and ultimately serve as President and CEO. Bryan’s professional experience spans different industries at both public and privately held domestic and international corporations.

As a decisive, execution-oriented leader, Bryan successfully fosters talent through advanced mentoring and leadership strategies and has a proven track record of delivering top line growth, gross margin maximization and creating customer sponsorship in ultra-competitive global markets. He is experienced in developing, communicating and implementing a strategic vision, cultivating cross-functional teams and ensuring alignment to critical objectives. Bryan is keenly attentive to balancing and serving the needs of the key stakeholders within an organization: Customers, Employees and Shareholders.

Bryan’s approach to business is that, regardless of the industry, technology, product or service an organization chooses to engage in, they are all ultimately in the “People Business”. People are an organizations’ #1 Asset. Bryan actively supports and models Covenant’s culture of “People are our Purpose” by practicing and teaching servant leadership throughout the organization.

Bryan received his Master of Business Administration degree from Oakland University in Rochester, MI and obtained his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from General Motors Institute in Flint, MI. Bryan also participated in Wharton’s Executive Education Program.

Stephany Connelly

Stephany Connelly

Director Of Business Development

Stephany Connelly has 20 years of business development and sales experience and is extremely passionate about establishing lifelong partnerships and invaluable relationships with top notch organizations.  Stephany serves as the Director of Business Development for Covenant Holdings – Covenant Roofing and Covenant Solar Tech.

Stephany joined Covenant after 12 years with a global staffing firm, where she was the Director of Business Development.  She knows the value of true partnerships in this industry and she and her team strive to provide incredible value to the customers they serve.

Stephany is a community advocate and she understands the importance giving back.  She serves on the regional board of National Association of Women in Construction, was the past Chair of Apex Chamber of Commerce, and served on the Board of Directors for Association Executives of North Carolina and Advocates for Health in Action.  She is a current member of Apex Chamber of Commerce, Cary Chamber of Commerce, Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Board of Advisors, United Minority Contractors of North Carolina and National Association for Industrial and Office Parks.

John Cox

John J. Cox

VP Sales Commercial & Residential Roofing

John J. Cox is a retired United States Air Force Master Sergeant and combat veteran who has spent the past six years using his leadership skills in the commercial and residential roofing industries. During his roofing years, MSgt Cox has held roles such as Vice President of Sales and Business Development, Project Manager, Independent Roofing Consultant, and Sales Manager. He now serves as Vice President of Commercial and Residential Sales at Covenant Roofing & Construction.

In addition to his 22 years of military service and his six years of leadership in the roofing industry, MSgt Cox is a HAAG Engineering Certified Inspector, a FAA Licensed Drone Pilot, and a Texas Non Resident All Lines Claims Adjuster.

When he is not on a roof, you will find him with his Wife Ana and 4 children or riding his Harley, maybe teeing it up on the green, and definately training his German Shepherd, Blitz.


Frequently Asked Questions

What makes you different than other roofing companies?

One of the biggest differences that we have as a roofing company is that we are always striving for customer satisfaction. We want to offer you peace of mind and honesty above all else. Our reputation matters, and it shows through our customers’ reviews.

Why should I choose your company to be my roofing company?

We are honest and want to help our clients! We aren’t going to advise you to get work done that doesn’t need to be done, and we do a great job with our roofing services.

What is your BBB rating?

Our BBB ratings are top-notch, and we invite all our clients to check our reviews as well as our BBB ratings. Likewise, if you have an enjoyable experience with us, please leave a review.

Are you licensed and insured??

Yes. This protects our employees as well as your property.

Do you work with insurance companies?

We do! We work with insurance companies on a regular basis and would be happy to help you navigate these tricky waters.


Contact Us

Contact Us:

Covenant Commercial Roofing and Construction
1023 South Miami Blvd
Durham, NC 27703
Telephone: (919) 800-9811

Service Areas:

Raleigh, NC, Louisville, KY, Greensboro, NC, Charlotte, NC, Fayetteville, NC, Wilmington, NC and Fredericksburg, VA.

Also serving surrounding locations including Durham, Cary, Chapel Hill, Morrisville, Hillsborough, Apex, Holly Springs, Fuquay-Varina, Wake Forest, Wendell, Youngsville, Zebulon, Henderson, Garner, Clayton, Smithfield and many more locations. Please Inquire.

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