To secure a leadership position utilizing analytical, resourceful problem-solving skills to support critical business strategies and provide excellent client satisfaction.
A results oriented, self-motivated professional with over twenty five years of executive project management experience. Applies a mentoring style of management. Leads, trains, educates and motivates associates to offer their own unique skills and talents and collaborate as a team to achieve company goals and objectives. Manages and inspires associates to complete projects on time, on budget.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Accessible Design Specialist Budget Planning Excellent Communication Skills Project Management ADA Requirements Contract Negotiations Problem Solver Team Leader/Builder
Created two successful remodeling companies specializing in accessible design and aging in place building. Companies were successful in that they provided a product for the customer that met their expectations. Companies were successful and in business for over 18 years with just word of mouth advertising and signs on vehicle.
Designed products for clients that met or exceeded their expectations. Designed successful products by listening and communicating with client about their wants and needs.
Educated other remodelers and builders about accessible building techniques and available accessible products. Taught remodelers and builders how every day products could be used or modified to obtain accessible use. Remodelers and builders were certified as Aging in Place Specialist by the National Home Builders, Association. Assisted in the development of the certification course.
Trained employees to construct houses correctly, on time and on budget. Houses not built correctly and in budget would cost the company money. Took the time needed with each employee to make sure they understood what needed to be done. Held classes to instruct employees in all phases of construction of houses and remodeling. Employees were able to function and to move up the company ladder.
Built quality products to client specification on time and in budget per contract. Built client credibility and satisfaction by giving the client what they expected and more.
Bachelors Degree / Biology - C W Post College Masters Degree / Pharmacy - Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy
POSITIONING STATEMENT: A leadership position utilizing analytical, resourceful problem-solving skills to support critical business strategies and provide excellent client satisfaction.
Starsys Development Co. Tucson, AZ 2007 - 2008 Project Manager/Estimator Management of ongoing projects Proposal Writing and submission Estimated costs for new projects Coordination of project superintendents to help them solve problems and keep project moving
The Liveable Space Houston, TX 2004 - 2007 Owner Owner of company. In charge of all aspects of business. Secured job, design work as required, estimated, submitted proposal, wrote contract, scheduled subs and oversaw job to completion and quality control Responsible for all job functions from designing projects to quality completion Management of job site
Renaissance Custom Builders, Inc Houston, TX 1988 - 2002 Owner Owner of company. In charge of all aspects of business. Secured job, design work as required, estimated, submitted proposal, wrote contract, scheduled subs and oversaw job to completion and quality control Management of job site quality control and assurance
Vice President Construction for major national home building company Certified Graduate Builder National Home Builders Association Certified Graduate Remodeler National Home Builders Association Certified Aging in Place Specialist National Home Builders Association Certified Aging in Place Specialist Instructor National Home Builders Association Kitchen, Bath and Addition designer Insurance Restoration Eagle Scout
Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook. Xactimate, Revit, Quicken