Jerry is an experienced Project Manager with a demonstrated history of successful high-profile project delivery within demanding schedule requirements. He has conducted project related operations including organizing job sites; managing contracts; developing schedules; coordinating deliveries; and maintaining safety and quality production. He interprets construction blueprints, plans, and specifications to ensure code compliance and design conformance. Identify, analyze and resolve day to day challenges, scheduled trade contractors, coordinate workflow and construction activities resulting in timely, safe, and quality production. Jerry has lead project teams through project award; scope development; contract negotiations and execution; and construction deployment. He has executed and maintained management processes and disciplines in the areas of scheduling; quality production; project safety; project coordination and communication, and cost and procurement management. He confers and collaborates with supervisory personnel; site owners; customers; and design professionals to discuss and resolve matters such as city permit requirements and inspection process; field driven design modifications; and construction change directives, as well as conducting pre-construction and post construction walks to assure general construction compliance within contract scope of work and adherence to project closeout.
Fun Facts About Jerry!
Who is someone you admire, and why?
Mike Butcher was a man who walk with me during a dark period in my life…a true mentor. Mike taught me to take/accept responsibility of my own actions and consequences thereof, and to reject that cast onto me by others. He once conveyed to me, “Jerry, once you know the truth you are responsible for it…..” These nuggets and many other life “things”, for lack of a better word, impacted my life and helped me out of the prison of my own despair. Mike will forever be a man fully deserving of my adoration and praise…for he was a true man…..
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
Grew up surfing and traveled to many locations to do so in my younger days; self-taught fly fisherman; ran in two marathons; and have sailed across the Gulf of Mexico.
Flashback to when you were 10 years old. What do you want to be when you grow up?
Professional football player.
How do you want people to remember you?
As a person of faith; loving and kind; open; honest; fair; real; and life wise.
What three words describe you?
Real, Passionate, and Analytical
What are some causes you care about?
Family, Community, Youth
What do you do in your spare time?
Enjoy the great outdoors, whether working in the yard, golfing, fishing, relaxing on the open waters on the river’s edge, or just sitting on my porch.
What would be your personal motto?
Put your head down and lean into it.