Mary’s philosophy in successful project delivery is a team-based approach utilizing the value of every member of the team to meet the challenges of each project.
Mary joined the company in 2018 as Senior Project Manager and brings to the table an extensive background of over 25 years in commercial construction with experience with many project types inclusive of the institutional, grocery, retail, restaurant, energy and light industrial/manufacturing fields.
Prior to coming on board with D.L. Bandy Constructors, Inc., she fulfilled numerous roles in the industry beginning as a project accountant, evolving into project management, operations and construction administration duties with project experience throughout the State of Texas, working for repeat clients including multiple school districts, Wal-Mart, Frost Bank, HEB, and LA Fitness, along with many other local, national and international clients, large and small.
Mary’s philosophy in successful project delivery is a team-based approach utilizing the value of every member of the team to meet the challenges of each project to deliver a quality product on time and within the budget to meet the goal of the end user. She strongly supports trade education and has participated in teaching and programs to encourage students to pursue these avenues as a career.
Mary attended Southwest Texas State University and has extensive industry related training and certifications. She enjoys kayaking, cycling and camping with her family as well as being an avid reader in her time outside of work.
Fun Facts About Mary!
Who is someone you admire, and why?
My admiration cannot be limited to a single person so I am unable to specify a name, but I am always impressed with drive, determination, integrity and a willingness to overcome adversity.
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I play the piano and love to kayak.
Flashback to when you were 10 years old. What do you want to be when you grow up?
At 10 years of age, I wanted to be a veterinarian or a doctor. In my early 20’s, I went to work for a General Contractor and found that the construction industry and I were meant for each other.
How do you want people to remember you?
My hope is that people remember me as kind, reliable and a little adventurous.
What three words describe you?
Punctual, dependable, and independent.
What are some causes you care about?
The Food Bank, Habitat for Humanity and animal welfare.
What do you do in your spare time?
In my spare time I am a servant to 2 dogs, spend time with my 2 adult children when they are available, read, cook/bake, and try to spend as much time on the river or in the pool as possible.
What would be your personal motto?
We will look back at this and laugh!