Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin
Tim joined RES in 2014 with a broad range of experience in the restoration field from previous positions as Contracting Division Manager at Pizzo & Associates, Ltd., and Sales Manager at Tallgrass Restoration in the Chicago area. Most recently as Contracting Division Manager, Tim was responsible for the oversight of Project Managers, Ecologists, and Field Superintendents in the implementation and maintenance of both large and small scale restoration projects. Primary responsibilities included interaction and coordination with high level clients, ensuring successful completion of projects on-time and under budget, working with the Sales Team to successfully bid and win contracts, and the hiring and training of field staff. As an Illinois Certified Prescribed Burn Manager, Tim was also responsible for coordinating and scheduling as many as 10 burn crews during fire season, in addition to leading fire crews in the successful and safe execution of prescribed fire in often very urban environments. Other fire responsibilities included preparing burn plans, burn permits, post burn reports, and coordinating with local authorities prior to and during prescribed fire operations.
As the Construction Manager at RES in the northeast, Tim is responsible for the successful implementation of mitigation projects in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio. With a focus on meeting or exceeding project schedules and budgets, he oversees RES field crews and subcontractors during the construction phase of mitigation. He solicits bids, negotiates, and executes contracts with subcontractors; coordinates with RES permitting staff and consultants during the design and permitting phase; and ensures safety, efficiency, quality control, and permit compliance during construction. Tim earned his BS in Plant and Soil South Carolinaience with a concentration in Horticulture from Southern Illinois University