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BIM/VDC Director

Grand Prairie, TX
April 29, 2020

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Qualifications Profile

Analytical, performance-focused, and forward-thinking professional, equipped with experience in project management, program development, and team supervision. Adept at developing and executing innovative plans and ideas to improve operational efficiency and achieve bottom-line results and continuous progress. Highly effective at collaborating and establishing relationships with clients, vendors, and all levels of individuals, resolving complex problems, and working well in fast-paced and challenging environments.

Core competencies include:

Budget Planning and Development Policy and Procedure Establishment Contract Negotiation

Operational Leadership Strategic Planning and Implementation

Relevant Experience

Cummings Electrical, Fort Worth, TX

Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) Director 2019–Present

Develop budgets for the Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) Department as well as standard budget procedure for the three groups of VDC for equipment, software, and manpower needs

Ensure proper and accurate maintenance of master project schedule

Take charge of forecasting manpower needs on a project-to-project basis

Build long-term relationships with vendors and suppliers

Restructure the company’s building information modeling (BIM) process for the Project Team

Identify and improve the strengths and weaknesses of team members

Establish hour tracking programs to monitor all projects

Participate in trade shows and conferences to discover new technology for the VDC Department

Introduce Hololens in the quality assurance and quality checking process

Effectively manage comprehensive BIM/VDC program for two top 100 construction management and general construction contractors

Mentor field personnel on the use of technology through coordinated trade meetings and collaboration

Assume accountability in linking production and construction schedules into the Autodesk software

Pioneered BIM/VDC programs, such as reality capture, UAS modeling, and LIDAR scans

Steered efforts in condensing all software platforms into single contracts, which saved money for software needs

AECOM, Dallas, TX

Building Information Modeling (BIM) Manager 2016–2019

Initiated the standardization of BIM between the offices and field operations using BIM 360 Field, BIM 360 Glue, and BIM 360 Docs

Prepared coordination and clash detection reports utilizing Autodesk BIM 360 platforms

Employed BIM across multiple platforms, including iPad and tablets

Proficiently used Revit platform in formulating Navisworks and Showcase models for coordination, as well as Escape in developing virtual reality models

Provided expert management to a team of direct hires and contract employees to coordinate, model, and create fifteen projects with a total of $3B

Spearheaded BIM classes for AGC national and the local TEXO

Lee Lewis Construction, Dallas, TX

BIM Manager 2010–2016

Managed the standardization of BIM between the offices and field operations

Served as main point of contact between the architects, owners, and subcontractors

Developed BIM execution plan per job to maintain all subcontractors on time and within budget

Utilized Revit platform in establishing Navisworks and Showcase models for coordination

Closely interfaced with the construction teams to discuss 25 current projects

Planned and implemented marketing models through Autodesk Infraworks as well as photogrammetry models using Autodesk Recap

Taught pro-bono BIM classes for AGC

HKS Architects, Dallas, TX

CAD/BIM Training and Implementation 2004–2010

Created training programs in accordance with company beliefs and practices

Collaboratively worked with vendors, including Autodesk in streamlining training and implementation process

Liaised with the groups to coordinate models between the company and consultants

Rendered support to the teams by establishing various tools and models

Provided instruction to individuals regarding specific software

Other Experience

Blockbuster Incorporated, Dallas, TX

Store Planner

Novatech Engineering, Seattle, WA

Senior AutoCAD Designer

AUSTIN Industries, Houston, TX

AutoCAD Designer


SQL Programming Certification

North Lake College, Irving, TX

Associate of Applied Science in Audio Visual Production

Texas State Technical College, Waco, TX

Professional Development


AGC Certificate of Management-Building Information Modeling (CM-BIM)

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certification

Autodesk Certifications


Part 107 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) – Federal Aviation Agency (FAA)


AECOM Drone Operator Course

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