Rob leads W. M. Jordan Company’s efforts in the Carolinas region. Rob opened the company’s Wilmington, N.C. office in 2012. The response to the company’s expertise and community involvement led to revenues of $88 million in 2017. The company ranks #90 on ENR Southeast’s Top Contractors 2018.
Rob’s experience spans nearly every aspect of construction service delivery. He was W. M. Jordan’s very first intern in 1996 while at Virginia Tech. Since then, Rob has taken on increasing levels of responsibility and new leadership roles. He’s fulfilled diverse roles as project engineer, project manager, estimator, project executive, office manager, and business developer. Rob personally has managed over 70 projects representing over $500 million in contracts.
Rob holds a Bachelor’s of Science in construction management from Virginia Tech. A true believer in life-long learning, he continues to develop professionally and personally. He recently completed the Harvard University Executive Education PLD program, which conferred his HBS Alumnae status in 2018. Additional education courses include the FMI Construction Executive Institute Project Executive Course, The Disney Institute for Leadership Excellence, AGC Advanced Management Program, and the Healthcare Constructor certification through the American Society of Healthcare Engineers.
As a board member of the Association of Builders and Contractors (ABC) Carolinas chapter, Rob promotes workforce development. He is a member of both the board of directors and the fun committee for Wilmington Downtown Inc., where he advocates for local businesses.