BS in Construction Management Budget, Negotiations & Contracts
20 yrs Project Management Specification Writing & Compliance
PMP Certification, PMI Member Subcontracts & Purchase Orders
Michigan Builders Licensee Plan, Execute, Monitor & Control
Auto Cad Design & Computer Skills Facilities / Building Management
Code compliance, OSHA, Safety Military Veteran: Army & Nat. Guard
Project Manager / Officer - General Contractor
Helger Construction Company Midland, Michigan 1989 2010
Field Supervisor: 1989 - 1993 Multi-million dollar projects / 50+ employees
Asst. Project Manager: 1993 - 1999 Project Manager & Superintendant duties, client relations, contract & code compliance, budget & cost control, safety officer, quality control, scheduling, estimating, monitor, close-outs,
Project Manager & Corp. Officer: 1999 - 2009 Initiate projects, competitive bid and negotiate major projects, PM design-build projects, estimate, AutoCAD design / engineering, execute, monitor and control projects, close-out projects, safety and quality, contract and document management, manpower and equipment control, cost-schedule-resource control, conflict resolution and risk management, renew and reinforce long term annual facility maintenance and renovation contracts, projects include: manufacturing & industrial, financial institutions, retail - business, educational / school districts, medical facilities & municipalities.
Continued Training for PMP Certification
PMI / PMTI Southfield, MI.
Continued Training for Personal Advancement - evening courses
Delta College University Center, Michigan course: Statistics Grade: A
Evening - Fall 2010 for Environmental Regulations
Bachelors of Science Degree in Construction Management Honors 3.5/4.0
Ferris State University Big Rapids, Michigan 1988 - 1989
Outstanding Construction Management Student of the Year - School of Tech / Engineering.
Associated General Contractors 1988 National Undergraduate Scholarship
E&V Construction Management Student of the Year
Sigma Lambda Chi Highest Grade Point Average
Associates in Applied Science Degree in Building Construction Honors
Ferris State University Big Rapids, Michigan 1986 - 1988
Demolitions Specialist / Combat engineer
United States Army Dexheim, West Germany 1983 - 1985 Explosives, construction, communications, vol. ranger training, engineer battalion, Can Do discipline, self-motivation, numerous letters of accommodations, certificates of achievement, and achievement badges, battalion honor guard.
Communication Chief / Tanker
Army National Guard Manistee, Michigan 1986 - 1988
Tank operator, communication specialist, radio systems repair.