What is the most exciting thing about working in this business?
I enjoy mentoring and teaching the younger staff. It’s amazing how open, inquisitive and thirsty they are for knowledge. I really enjoy helping them grow and feel an enormous sense of pride watching them succeed. My other passion is building for healthcare and life science clients. The people and the causes they represent are inspiring to me.
What is your favorite quote?
“Good things happen to good people, so do the right thing.”
What do you love to do when you aren’t at work? What is your personal passion and why?
I like to play basketball and work out, but my biggest passion outside of work is spending time with my wife and four grown children. Nothing is more important to me.
What sport did you play and how did it help you professionally?
I played football and basketball. The comradery and teamwork was the best part of my sports experience. Athletics also provided me perspective and balance that has shaped my leadership style.
Name a technology you wish existed or one that was recently created and you started using. Explain.
Holograph technology can be a game changer for the construction industry. Imagine if the current Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) technology could project a holograph of a building onto a conference table so that a project team could gather around and look at the building from every angle and perspective. This would provide huge advantages in the areas of design assistance and more importantly for constructability reviews.