Ken brings over 16 years of construction experience to our project teams. He served as Project Manager for a decorative concrete company for three years before opening his own custom concrete floor company in 2001. His company, Artistic Concrete Designs, was a subcontractor on our New La Vernia Intermediate School in 2008, providing the concrete staining portion of the project. He has over six years of Project Superintendent experience in the custom home and multi-family markets. He has built a reputation as a very effective manager of personnel and subcontractors, and as a person who takes complete ownership in his work and results. His history of great attention to detail and quality standards further enhances his effectiveness as a team member.
Fun Facts About Sam!
Who is someone you admire, and why?
I admire my mother. She is the most supporting and understanding person I know.
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I enjoy several forms of art- from drawing and painting to creating and welding metal furniture and decorative pieces.
Flashback to when you were 10 years old. What do you want to be when you grow up?
I wanted to be a truck driver, traveling and delivering goods across the country.
How do you want people to remember you?
I want people to remember me as a good father, a man of faith.
What three words describe you?
Creative, Dedicated, and Inquisitive
What are some causes you care about?
Dads Of Great Students (D.O.G.S.) program. Men can volunteer to mentor and provide positive male role models for the students, demonstrating by their presence that education is important.
What do you do in your spare time?
I spend most of my time with my children. When we aren’t busy with their extracurricular activities, we enjoy biking, fishing, camping, traveling and volunteering. Also I am a youth coach for baseball and soccer.
What would be your personal motto?
Success is impossible without work.