Aug 19, 2014
The Seattle office of Lease Crutcher Lewis hired Sara Angus as project manager, Marshall Kennedy and Aaron Ullrich as project engineers, and Bree Brewer and Sheryl Byrne as operations assistants. Angus was a project manager at Lewis from 2005-09, has been in the industry since 1998 and lectures in construction management at the University of Washington. Kennedy has been in construction since 2008 and holds a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from Oregon State University. He is working on the 1915 Terry renovation. Ullrich has been in construction since 2007 and holds a bachelor's degree in construction management from Washington State University. He is working on the Neighborcare Meridian Center for Health project. Brewer has eight years of administrative expertise and attended Green River Community College. Byrne has more than 10 years of administration experience in the engineering, consulting and testing industries. She holds an associate's degree in business administration from South Seattle College.
The Seattle office of Andersen Construction hired Craig Holt as senior project manager, Mike Pace as safety team lead, Cody Castellano as project engineer and Ron Huffman as project manager in the Special Projects Division. Holt has nearly 30 years of construction experience with a focus on health-care. Pace has 15 years of experience in construction safety. Castellano has a decade of logistics and management experience, and is changing careers to construction management. Huffman has been working in construction for nearly 10 years.
Mortenson Construction added Trent Rehfeldt as project development manager in the Portland office, where he is leading the business development team. Rehfeldt has more than 14 years of construction management and business development experience. Prior to joining Mortenson, he was senior project manager at a commercial real estate firm in Portland.
Gig Harbor-based Washington Patriot Construction hired Aaron Ngwashi as IT administrator and Kari Beck as administrative assistant. Ngwashi is maintaining the company's IT network, servers and security systems. He holds associate's degrees in networking and convergence technologies from Tacoma Community College and ITT Technical Institute. Beck is supporting the company's accounting department, as well as marketing, estimating and project management functions. She holds an associate's degree in accounting.
Sequoyah Electric hired David Kertzman as senior estimator. Kertzman has more than 27 years of experience in pre-construction, estimating and project management in the electrical construction industry. He is working out of the company's headquarters in Redmond.
Aug 12, 2014
BNBuilders hired Thomas Stearns and Dan Huber as project managers. Both are experienced in all phases of construction, including pre-construction and BIM. Stearns has worked on health-care, life science, education and office projects. Huber has worked on aerospace, mixed-use and education projects. Both hold bachelor's degrees in construction management from the University of Washington.
The Seattle office of Walsh Construction Co. promoted Ryan Voight to assistant superintendent and Tim Shea to superintendent. Voight joined the company in 2009 as an intern and became a project engineer in 2010 after graduating from the University of Washington's construction management program. Shea joined the company in 2008 as an intern and became a project engineer in 2009 after also graduating from the UW's construction management program. He became assistant superintendent last year.
Woodinville-based Division 9 Flooring promoted Clint Hedin from lead estimator to sales director. Hedin is helping the company expand into new markets and maximize its bidding. He has more than a decade of experience in commercial flooring, is a graduate of Washington State University and is a Leed Green Associate. Division 9 works in Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Idaho and Montana.