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Ron Nelson

Director of Field Operations

  • Seattle;

With over thirty years of construction experience, and over twenty years working with Abbott, Ron brings dependable insight and longstanding relationships in the industry to establish successful project teams. 

Personal Bio

As Director of Field Operations, Ron oversees the need and availability of Abbott Construction’s workforce on construction projects company-wide. He works closely with superintendents to provide the best and most experienced personnel for each unique project. With over thirty years of construction experience, and over twenty years working with Abbott, Ron brings dependable insight and longstanding relationships in the industry to establish successful project teams. 

Ron offers a wealth of knowledge to his position with Abbott and has contributed to projects in a wide variety of market sectors, including healthcare, grocery, warehouse, restaurant, and retail. He has worked with several notable clients such as Whole Foods Market, MultiCare Health Systems, University of Washington Medicine | Northwest Hospital, Bartell Drugs, Costco Wholesale, Graybar, and Central Market.

When not at Abbott, Ron enjoys fishing in the Puget Sound and the Olympic Peninsula rivers, as well as traveling with his wife of over thirty years and their two Shiloh Shepherds.

Abbott crews frequently work in occupied spaces of the hospital and have proven time and again that integrity is a key component to their company. Showing ultimate consideration for our patients at all times."
Brad Wendt - UW Medicine/Northwest Hospital & Medical Center