Mr. Smith joined Cadence McShane’s Central Texas office in Austin in 2016. As Vice President - Operations, Mr. Smith manages a staff of construction personnel responsible for all activities required in the design and construction of education, commercial, housing, manufacturing, and build-to-suit projects in Austin and San Antonio.
He assists with the development and acquisition of new project opportunities as well as training and mentoring project management staff. He also creates conceptual cost estimates, develops preliminary designs with architectural and other design disciplines, schedules subcontract negotiations and implements the Cadence McShane Quality Assurance Program and Safety Program on each project.
Mr. Smith plays a vital role in the continued growth and development of the Central Texas region and possesses over 19 years of experience managing and directing teams on large scale assignments across the country. He is known for his honest, direct, and motivational leadership style with an emphasis on fairness and integrity at every level. His expertise includes design/build undertakings in the office, retail, hospitality, healthcare and higher education markets. Mr. Smith also brings eight years of Business Unit Management committee experience and is recognized by clients through repeat business.
- Auburn University
Bachelor of Science – Building Construction
- First Aid/CPR/AED Certified
- OSHA 10-Hour Certification
- U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), LEED Accredited Professional
- Associated Builders and Contractors – Central Texas Chapter