Jace Watson is a Tyler native and 1976 graduate of John Tyler High School. He has worked in the construction industry since high school gaining experience in many phases of construction. In the recession of the late 1980's Jace worked for the City of Tyler as the Assistant Superintendent for Tyler Water Utilities. Upon the return of the housing market, Jace went into private business opening Watson Plumbing in 1991. Since then, Watson Plumbing, Inc. has rapidly become one of Tyler's leading plumbing contractors specializing in the fields of residential and commercial new construction, and has remained as such over its 25 year tenure.