As Western Division vice president, I bring over 35 years of experience providing project management, financial expertise, operations leadership, and strategic direction for engineering service businesses around the world.
Throughout my career I have taken on complex issues and worked with diverse teams. I apply my communication and team-building skills to Ayres' pursuit of growth and expansion opportunities in the West.
I rose through the ranks of a major engineering and construction firm with 7,000 employees serving clients in 36 countries. As a senior executive I oversaw significant projects such as the Panama Canal Expansion and managed operations on six continents. I have extensive national and international experience in natural resources; energy; water; infrastructure; and services for municipal, state, and federal agencies.
Among my areas of expertise are:
- Enterprise management
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Project management
- Contract negotiations
- Change management
- Financial analysis
- Risk management