- Business Operations
- Program Management
- Construction Management
Martin Schmitt, CCM
Vice President & Regional Director - East Texas
Mr. Schmitt has over 17 years of construction industry experience, starting his career in Boston, MA working for Kiewit Corporation. He began as an intern, but soon transitioned to a full-time employee working on one of the largest heavy civil projects in the United States, “The Big Dig.” In 2002, Marty was transferred to Corpus Christi, TX to focus on implementing the Kiewit system/philosophy into a new district, Kiewit Offshore Services. There, he climbed the ranks of field engineer, project engineer, superintendent and project manager, working on world class projects ranging from $30M to $110M.
In 2007, Schmitt made the change from contractor to owner’s representative, and since, has repeatedly proven his ability to manage multiple complex projects while upholding our clients’ interests throughout. His first program was acting as Assistant City Engineer for the City of Corpus Christi on the $200M 2004 Bond Program, where he directed the efforts of 11 field inspectors and other City staff in the execution of daily activities on a multitude of projects including underground utilities, municipal infrastructure, and public facilities. And in 2008, he was assigned to the Texas A&M University System, where he would eventually manage over $200M in capital projects including large educational facilities, campus infrastructure, and support facilities at both the Corpus Christi and Kingsville campuses.
As Vice President for the East Texas Region he reports directly to the President and is responsible to manage staffing and operations for project management, quality assurance and related services throughout the region. Schmitt collaborates with other regional VP’s, the VP of preconstruction services and business development staff to ensure effectiveness, efficiency and consistency across all regions and departments.
He serves as an officer on the company’s board of directors. In addition to managing the region, he continues to serve clients and projects directly as project executive. Schmitt is, adept at organization, quality focused and a natural multi-task leader through his communication and care for employees and clients.
Certified Construction Manager (CCM# A1814).