As Pre-Construction Manager at Abbott Construction with over ten years of industry experience, Paul is responsible for leading and/or coordinating the pre-construction activities for multiple projects from pursuit of an RFQ or RFP, through to construction commencement. He also produces conceptual estimates, leads value engineering efforts, and participates in constructability reviews.
With a bachelor's degree in Construction Management from the University of Washington, Paul has estimated, planned, bid, and led proposal efforts for over $1.4 billion worth of projects since 2010 in the greater Puget Sound region, Portland, Los Angeles, Sun Valley and Idaho areas. He has estimated and planned projects in several industry sectors, including inpatient and outpatient healthcare, high-end grocery, retail, warehouse, upscale residential, restaurant, office tenant improvement and aviation.
When not at Abbott, Paul and his wife enjoy spending time with their two dogs (Doug and Ndizi), attending local concerts and traveling to all parts of the world. Together, they have taught preschoolers in Tanzania, honeymooned in southeast Asia, and travelled to a family wedding in Norway.