I have 27 years experience as a construction manager. 15 of those years have been in municipal positions, I have worked as a public works director. Surveying for staking and pavement construction.
Consulting Engineer and construction manager to assist land developers
Lighthouse Ventures, PC
public officials and contractors with private and public improvement projects. Also assist in seeking funding, venture capital, grants, etc..
Quality control project manager for commuter rail construction for UTA from Ogden to Salt Lake
Commuter Rail Constructors and CE & MT, Inc
SLC, Utah (2007-2008)
Quality control project manager for commuter rail construction for UTA from Ogden to Salt Lake city, Utah
Engineering Project Manager for large residential home builder
Town and Country Homes
Weide Project Management
Sole proprietor business designed to assist land developers, public officials and contractors with private and public improvement projects.
Sole Proprietor Special Consultant/Contract
Beeh Engineering, PC
Project Manager for street sign inventory and contracting in Belvidere, Illinois using HFS 402 funds
Project Manager annual street maintenance Village of Waterman, Illinois
Hanson Professional Services, Inc., Rockford, Illinois
Project Engineer for private subdivision developments, responsible for public improvements. Field inspection, documentation and plan changes were performed as necessary.
C.E.S., Inc, Belvidere, Illinois
Project Manager representing owner with developers and public officials with regard to development and construction of various projects. Directed staff, assisted clients, worked with contractors and monitored construction projects
Weide Construction Management, LLC
Owner excavation and landscape design -build contractor
Public Works Director
performing park and infrastructure maintenance and construction. Worked closely with the Village President, Police Department and consulting engineering firms that were contracted by the Village.
Project Manager for bi-annual bridge inspections and construction
Annie Glidden Rd. Resurfacing LAPP
projects. Recommended reconstruction, rehabilitation and construction of the City bridges, conferring and contracting private consultants.
North First Street
bridge Local funds - 1994
Hillcrest Street bridge Local funds - 1996
Assisted in the development and policy institution for the Unified
Development Ordinance adopted by City Council
Project Manager for various TIF funded Central Business District projects
Established policies for local wetland, UST and NPDES issues
VMS interconnect FAU, SP and local funding
Project Manager for various traffic signal construction projects,
VMS interconnect FAU, SP and local funding.
Project Manager for various street and road construction projects
including maintenance using FAU, MFT, TARP and local funds
Water Resource Engineer for the following projects
HDR Engineering, Inc
Lake County Stormwater Management Plan
Preliminary hydraulic study, culvert design, FAP-431
(North/South Tollway) Illinois Department of Transportation,
Cook, Will and Dupage Counties.
Hydraulic analysis and culvert design, Ferson Creek, Splitrail Farm
Unit #7, Kane County, Illinois for Phillip G. Coleman & Associates.
Hydraulic evaluation, existing culverts. Plaines Subdivision, Joliet, Illinois
Santa Fe Railroad Co.
Road and street construction inspection for various MFT, FAU and local projects. Traffic signals, water and sewer construction.
Alfred Benesch Co
Roadway construction inspection for FAP-412 (State Route 39/51)
Illinois Department of Transportation, Ogle County, Illinois
Street maintenance, bridge inspections, floodplain issues
Street maintenance done annually. I wrote specifications, contracts and pay estimates. Held bidding and awarded projects
Qualifications & Certifications
University of Illinois