Team Members

Our approach underscores our professionals’ personal investment in the success of the facilities we build.

Executive Team

Jim McShane, PE

Jim McShane, PE

Chief Executive Officer

Jim McShane, PE
Jim McShane, PE

Chief Executive Officer

Jim McShane is the Chief Executive Officer of Cadence McShane Construction Company. He established the firm in 1996, upon the acquisition of The Cadence Group, a general contractor with offices in Dallas, Houston, Austin and San Antonio. Under his leadership, Cadence McShane has earned a prestigious reputation as a premier provider of construction management, design-build and general construction services on a local, regional and national basis.

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Will Hodges

Will Hodges

President

Will Hodges
Will Hodges

President

Office: Corporate HQ / Dallas

Will Hodges has been in the construction industry since 1989 and assumed the role of President in 2012, charged with the overall leadership of operations. He is focused on the strategic growth of the firm while maintaining a commitment to its customers and employees which has been a hallmark of Cadence McShane.

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Srinath Pai Kasturi, LEED AP

Srinath Pai Kasturi, LEED AP

Executive Vice President

Srinath Pai Kasturi, LEED AP
Srinath Pai Kasturi, LEED AP

Executive Vice President

Offices: Central Texas - Austin, Central Texas - San Antonio

Srinath Pai Kasturi provides executive leadership, operational management, and extensive sales expertise. He oversees the Central Texas division of the firm and works directly with the firm’s executives at each of the offices to expand the organization’s presence in major markets. Srinath is involved in both short- and long-term planning for the firm, participating and contributing to the overall direction and growth of operations.

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Craig A. Morris

Craig A. Morris

Senior Vice President – Operations & Risk Management

Craig A. Morris
Craig A. Morris

Senior Vice President – Operations & Risk Management

Office: Corporate HQ / Dallas

Craig Morris is responsible for creating conceptual cost estimates, developing preliminary designs with architectural and other design disciplines, subcontract negotiations and contract awards, project accounting, and implementing the Cadence McShane Quality Assurance Program and Safety Program on each project.

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Colby Rose, LEED AP

Colby Rose, LEED AP

Vice President – General Manager of Houston Office

Colby Rose, LEED AP
Colby Rose, LEED AP

Vice President – General Manager of Houston Office

Office: Houston

Colby Rose is responsible for the management of the firm’s project personnel and support teams, the development and expansion of new business opportunities, and the strategic planning and execution of the firm’s growth within its key market sectors for the Houston region. Colby’s wide range of professional experiences include construction assignments within the warehouse/distribution, food processing, office, multifamily, healthcare and education market sectors.

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Stephanie Fox, CPA

Stephanie Fox, CPA

Vice President – Finance

Stephanie Fox, CPA
Stephanie Fox, CPA

Vice President – Finance

Office: Corporate HQ / Dallas

Stephanie Fox oversees the financial management and construction accounting functions for the firm, as well as directing the firm’s relationships with outside financial entities. She supervises a professional staff of accounting associates dedicated to processing the complex financial transactions that occur throughout the construction process. Additionally, Stephanie works with the firm’s management team to lead, plan and direct the course of the company’s business strategies.

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Key Leadership

Michael A. Geach

Michael A. Geach

Vice President – Education

Michael A. Geach
Michael A. Geach

Vice President – Education

Office: Corporate HQ / Dallas

Michael Geach provides significant technical expertise in the development and acquisition of new project opportunities in the education market sector. Serving with the organization since 1986, he manages professional construction personnel who are responsible for all activities required in the design and construction of K-12, higher education, institutional, healthcare, office, multifamily, retail, hospitality, distribution and manufacturing projects.

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Steve Levy

Steve Levy

Vice President – Education Market Sector Leader

Steve Levy
Steve Levy

Vice President – Education Market Sector Leader

Office: Corporate HQ / Dallas

Steve Levy supports growth and leadership for the firm’s market expansion within the K-12 education sector. He assists in the pursuit and implementation of K-12 projects on a local and regional basis.

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David B. Tague

David B. Tague

Vice President – Housing & Senior Living

David B. Tague
David B. Tague

Vice President – Housing & Senior Living

Office: Corporate HQ / Dallas

David Tague provides growth and leadership for Cadence McShane’s expanding housing market sector focused on broadening the firm’s construction opportunities within the multifamily, senior living and student housing markets. David oversees the firm’s on-going multifamily and senior living residential projects and is responsible for seeking opportunities for the development of new construction throughout Texas and the south central region.

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John Schmidt

John Schmidt

Vice President – Health, Safety & Environmental

John Schmidt
John Schmidt

Vice President – Health, Safety & Environmental

Office: Corporate HQ / Dallas

John Schmidt is responsible for the leadership of the firm’s comprehensive safety program. He ensures that safe and productive working conditions are maintained at each Cadence McShane job site by conducting regular site visits to oversee procedures and serves as the point person for each project superintendent.

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Brad Westbrook

Brad Westbrook

Vice President – Preconstruction

Brad Westbrook
Brad Westbrook

Vice President – Preconstruction

Office: Corporate HQ / Dallas

Brad Westbrook leads the preconstruction staff, mentors team members and provides insight from his many years of experience in various market sectors. He delivers executive oversight of estimating, preliminary budgeting and bidding processes, prequalification of subcontractors as well as value engineering and project buyout.

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Kevin Gass

Kevin Gass

Vice President – Operations

Kevin Gass
Kevin Gass

Vice President – Operations

Office: Corporate HQ / Dallas

As Vice President of Operations for Cadence McShane Construction, Kevin manages the Dallas business unit operations by providing general oversight and guidance to the project management teams. He also serves as a mentor and technical resource to all operations staff and provides leadership through project concerns or risks.

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Bogue Smith, LEED AP

Bogue Smith, LEED AP

Vice President – Operations, Central Texas

Bogue Smith, LEED AP
Bogue Smith, LEED AP

Vice President – Operations, Central Texas

Offices: Central Texas - Austin, Central Texas - San Antonio

Bogue 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.

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Surbhi Usrey, LEED AP

Surbhi Usrey, LEED AP

Preconstruction Manager

Surbhi Usrey, LEED AP
Surbhi Usrey, LEED AP

Preconstruction Manager

Offices: Central Texas - Austin, Central Texas - San Antonio

As Preconstruction Manager for Cadence McShane Construction, Surbhi provides leadership and direction for comprehensive preconstruction requirements for numerous projects in the Central Texas Office.

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