7. February 2017 11:30
R.A. Smith National Promotes Senior Project Manager to Leadership Position
David Cleary received a promotion from senior project manager to assistant director of land development services at R.A. Smith National.
Cleary has been employed with R.A. Smith National’s land development services group as a senior project manager since 2014, but has been with the firm a total of 14 years. A few of his current and recent projects include regional mall redevelopments in Colorado and New Jersey, Sendik’s Food Markets, Portillo’s restaurants in multiple states, and the Westlawn Gardens public housing campus redevelopments.
Cleary has more than 24 years of civil engineering experience in pre-development and design services associated with private, public and federal facilities. He is skilled at developing project-specific approaches and specialized architectural/engineering design teams for his clients, and provides site engineering oversight during pre-design, design and construction project phases.
Cleary is a professional engineer licensed in Wisconsin, Indiana, Minnesota and Michigan. He holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee.
4. October 2016 02:36
R.A. Smith National — a multi-disciplined civil and structural engineering and surveying firm, Brookfield, Wis. — has promoted Paul Schafer to assistant director of construction services.
Schafer has been employed with R.A. Smith National’s construction services group as a municipal construction group manager since 2011. A few of his current and recent projects include Drexel Town Square for the City of Oak Creek; a major revitalization/streetscaping project for the City of Wauwatosa; Woods Road bridge replacement and annual roadway improvement projects for the City of Muskego; and the award-winning RecPlex Park & Ride project for the Village of Pleasant Prairie.
Schafer has more than 17 years of experience in construction management for street programs, utilities, subdivisions, and water and wastewater facilities. He is in charge of coordinating and overseeing both municipal and private construction projects. He also manages and schedules more than 30 staff members in various construction services roles.