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Jerry has over 40 years of construction industry and the public works sector.

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Extensive Experience

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City of Paris – Director of Public Works

  • Directed the financial management, operations and maintenance of the Public Works Division.
  • Advised City Manager and Department heads on Public Works issues and solutions.

City of Greenville – Superintendent of Engineering

  • Supervised department employees
  • Performed Quality Control of all Civil Engineering
  • Reviewed design and construction of all infrastructures
  • Reviewed building permits
  • Reviewed sign permits, zone changes, specific use permits

City of Greenville – Building Inspector

  • Review Construction Documents, approve permits, make inspections on all trade construction

Harrison Walker & Harper – Business Development Manager

  • Located potential business deals by analyzing marketing strategies, deal requirements and financials, evaluating options, resolving internal priorities

Harrison Walker & Harper – Project Manager

  • Facilitated all pre-construction and final construction to ensure a well-rounded team approach to procuring new projects
  • Worked with estimating staff to ensure accurate cost estimation, coordinate submittal process, process incoming invoices from suppliers, vendors
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Texas AM Commerce after renovations of student center

Texas A&M University Commerce – Project Manager

  • Served as the University liaison to the Texas A&M Systems Office on capital projects and managed/inspected non-system capital projects
  • Served as a member of the University planning team and Facilities on-site representative during the construction process
  • Managed all projects on campus that involved in-house trades shop construction