Veteran Spotlight: Gavin Spain
Gavin Spain honed his skills in the armed forces, and now he’s applying these qualities to his position at Invitation Homes. As Senior System Administrator, Gavin is committed to designing, administering, and maintaining servers and network infrastructure to benefit our residents.
Gavin has proven he is reliable and respectable as an Iraq and Afghanistan veteran. Before working with our company, Gavin provided IT support for a NATO Base in Spain and network monitoring in Southwest Asia. He earned several awards while serving in the military, including the National Defense Service Medal, South West Asia Service Medal, and the Global War On Terrorism Expeditionary Medal.
Through his military service, Gavin exhibited motivation and high-level thinking. These are the skills that Invitation Homes values in its employees. In his position, Gavin works to ensure the integrity of the data that may be housed on a computer or a server. His commitment to excellence helps Invitation Homes provide its residents peace of mind when using ACH payments or other online features.
Gavin said, “A veteran with a background in IT or networking is a great fit here at Invitation Homes because our network is becoming more robust on a daily basis and our skills are directly applied and used every single day.”
Invitation Homes is committed to being the best in our industry and believes in hiring the best employees. Through its veteran hiring program — PCS: Invitation Homes — the company supports veterans by offering them unique employment opportunities. Invitation Homes believes that hiring veterans is not only right for America — it’s right for business. Veterans have proven themselves to be hard working, trustworthy, and motivated, and Invitation Homes wants to give them an opportunity to succeed.