President and Treasurer
As President, Mike’s overall responsibility for the company, from bid estimate review to project completion. coordination of company resources and personnel. Utilization of management staff, monitoring department function, project schedules and job cost performance on company wide basis. Initiates and facilitates project partnering dispute negotiations, and claim preparation, and presentations when necessary.
Prior to becoming President Mike was Vice President of Operations and was responsible for reviews of all project estimates at bid time. Coordination of company resources and personnel at project start-up. Monitoring of project schedules and job cost performance on company wide basis. Before becoming Vice President of Operations Mike was responsible for providing overall management direction on existing projects as Project Manager/Area Manager of GBI. He was responsible at ensuring project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards coincide with corporate policy. Monitor/control construction through administrative direction of on-site Superintendent to ensure project is completed on schedule and within budget. Investigate potential liabilities to the company. Manage financial aspects of contracts to protect company interests. Oversee all correspondence with state agencies, subcontractors, and suppliers.
Mike is an active member of the construction community and participates in the following associations: Association of Engineering Construction Employers (AECE) Member and former President, California Alliance for Jobs Board Member, Caltrans Construction Partnering Steering Committee (CCPSC) Executive Board Member, Caltrans SBE/DBE Subcommittee of CCPSC – Co-Chair, Engineering & Utility Contractors Association (EUCA) V.P./President-Elect, Secretary/Treasurer 2011-12 and Member, EUCA/Caltrans/SCCA (Quarterly Liaison Meeting) Member/Co-Chair, Foundation for Fair Contracting Board Member, International Partnering Institute (IPI) Founding Member and Board of Advisors, and a Rotary Club of San Rafael Member.
Mike received his Bachelor degree from St. Mary’s College, Moraga in 1984 and his MBA in Construction/Project Management from Golden Gate University, San Francisco in 1987.