An experienced General Contractor with a demonstrated leadership history of working in the Commercial & Residential construction industries. A Vocational Skillset includes General Construction with multiple trade expertise, exceptional management and leadership skills, understanding the importance of emotional intelligence in negotiation and claims resolution, and exceptional people and presentation skills. Strong domestic and international sales results with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Communications from The University of Texas at Arlington.

Over 30+ years construction skillset, beginning with father taught welding skills, and including tenant finish-outs, framing, roofing, waterproofing, and past 10 years, have added residential and commercial geothermal installation, service and maintenance. Also Insurance Claim Restoration expertise on residential and commercial properties.

Large Commercial Clients Include: AAFES, Hartman REIT, Paladin Partners Real Estate (No Relation), Pinnacle, Stream Realty, and many others. Many Residential Clients for Wind & Storm Restoration; 100% Referral.

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • Manages multiple subordinate trade supervisors who supervise all employees on each construction Project.
  • Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the construction project.
  • Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organizations policies and applicable laws.
  • Responsible for interviewing, hiring and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work.
  • Responsible for appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
  • Jobsite proficient in multiple languages with contractors and tenants; Spanish, Korean, Russian, Persian, etc.

Overall Focus

  • Set the business direction and strategy for the multi-sector, multi-geographic operational and non-operational functions for Paladin and the group.
  • Provide the leadership, resources, and direction needed to accomplish the groups objectives.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of corporate strategy.
  • Implement the corporate branding strategy in the group.

Essential Functions

  • Participates in formulating and administering company policies and developing long-range goals and objectives.
  • Directs and coordinates activities of Construction, Marketing, Sales, Client for which responsibility is delegated to further attainments of goals and objectives.
  • Reviews analyses of activities, costs, operations, and forecast data to determine division progress towards stated goals and objectives.
  • Directs with Business Development Department to maintain high quality business relations with owners, subcontractors and other business partners.
  • Oversees the project management systems for processing Construction Division project activity and accounting.
  • Provides direction and communication linkage for all legal matters relating to the construction activity of the company.
  • Maintains active participation in all Partners, Senior Managers and Key Managers meetings.
  • Directors General Superintendents in oversight of all field activities.

Construction Trade Skills:

  • Insurance Claim for Property Restoration
  • Roofing; Commercial & Residential

  • TPO, Mod-Bit, EPDM, Metal, Asphalt Shingle, Rubber Shingle, Cedar Shake, CeDUR, Boral
  • Waterproofing/Coatings; Silicone, Liquid Rubber (cold application), etal

  • Geothermal Heating & Cooling Systems

  • New Construction & Maintenance, Foam

  • Custom Decks

  • Trex Decks & Other Composites

  • Concrete

  • New Construction & Repairs, Concrete Lifting

  • Painting/Drywall; Interior & Exterior
  • Framing; Metal & Wood, Renovation/New Construction
  • Siding Installation

  • Vespa, James Hardie, etal.

  • Metal & Metal Building Fabrication
  • Tenant Finish-out & Residential Remodel

Sales & Negotiation Trade Skills

  • Practice Emotional Intelligence in Negotiations and in Claims Resolution
  • Optimizing Randomness for Successful Growth


  • Leadership roles in various Foundations, Rotary Clubs, and Chambers of Commerce, with emphasis on International & Community Service and Governmental/Economic Development
  • Promote multiple circles of influence throughout personal and vocational spheres.
  • Knowledgeable of insurance regulations, property taxes, domestic and international travel, fine dining and wine.
  • Passionate about health and wellness through proper diet exercise and proper nutritional supplements.
  • Daily fan of racquetball and monthly fan of golf outings with clients, prospects and friends.
  • Use of public speaking skills to promote business and improve connections throughout communities.
  • Understanding the importance of emotional intelligence in business and personal life and to continually improve upon that skill.
  • Resident of Grand Prairie, Tx; 60 years.
  • Service Roles; past and present; Board of Directors Grand Prairie Rotary Club, Grand Prairie Rotary Foundation, Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce, Grand Prairie ISD Education Foundation, Rotary E-Club Houston.