Civil Engineer with an expertise in Construction Engineering and Management. Extensive experience in both NYC public and private sectors, including DSNY, EDC, DOT, DPR and Citigroup. Also worked for public transportation agencies in Atlanta, GA and Little Rock, AR. Proven leadership skills which involved managing and developing teams of engineers and trade labor on multiple, concurrent projects. First-class analytical and problem solving skills (received a NYSTA award in 2009 for excellence in partnership). Regularly negotiate with commissioner and chief engineer of DSNY, DPR and NYC Comptrollers office, as well as CM and architecture firms. Consistently inspire and motivate sites through leadership and implementation of effective management strategies.
Serving as the CEO of United Structure Solution Inc since 2015. Broad knowledge in construction equipment, methods, materials, systems and products, with a specific understanding of a wide range of building and heavy civil public projects. A proven creative, collaborative and diverse approach to project delivery systems, stakeholder and labor relations, with an ability to work with the different personalities and cultures of stakeholders and project teams. Able to interact effectively to achieve alignment and consensus. Responsible and accountable for delivering projects with a focus on time, budget and creative solutions to risk identification, quantification and mitigation. Able to effectively and meaningfully track project progress against targeted milestones and budgets. Able to generate reports on status and adjust project forecasts. Manages project teams by providing direction and leadership. Proven skill in creating and maintaining strong vendor and subcontractor relations. Capable of making effective and timely decisions. Effective in creating and implementing clear, realistic well defined strategies and directions. Has worked on multiple concurrent projects resulting in high proficiency in time management and multi-tasking. Fully vested hands-on management of projects from breaking ground to commissioning. Solid experience in construction claims management and dispute resolution mechanism including negotiations
Board Member of the New Rochelle Industrial Development Agencies 2018- Present.
Formed under Article 18-A of the New York State Municipal Law as public benefit corporations, the IDAs actively promotes, encourages, attracts, and develops job and recreational opportunities and economically sound commerce and industry in cities, towns, villages, and counties throughout New York State.
Board Member of the New Rochelle Corporation for Local Development 2018- Present.
Pursuant Section 1411 of the Not-for-Profit Corporation Law of the State of New the CITY OF NEW ROCHELLE CORPORATION FOR LOCAL DEVELOPMENT was established as a not-for-profit local development corporation of the State to work towards relieving and reducing unemployment, promoting and providing for additional and maximum employment, bettering and maintaining job opportunities, instructing or training individuals and more.
Board Member of the Fund for Educational Excellence 2019/20 NR Fund is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that is committed to provide exciting enriching programs that encourage all of our students to excel.
Vice president of the Board of Education of the City School District of New Rochelle 2018/19 school year. Chair of the Culture and Climate Committee 2018/19. Chair of the Finance and facilities Committee 2018/19, Policy Committee Member 2016-Present. Member of the Board since 2016.
Board Member of Hearts and Homes for Refugees (not for profit) Chair of the Welcoming and Integration Committee. Worked with the first refugee family in Westchester County daily. Pelham, NY 2017-2018
Board Member of the Manor Club (not for profit) Chair of Fundraising Committee 2016-18 Pelham, NY 2016-18
Member of the Junior League Pelham, NY 2016-Present - Chair of Government Relations 2019
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