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Senior Project Manager

United States
November 30, 2009

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DENNIS G. GALLINO, P.E. (currently in PA and NJ)

Address: **** ********** **** – Pottstown, PA 19465-7422 Phone: 610-***-****

Email: Cell: 484-***-****


PERSONAL PROFILE – A detail-oriented, flexible, and conscientious team player with strong inter-personal, management, communication, organization, and public relations skills, and a superior work ethic.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE – Commercial Facilities Construction Management, Site and Public Works Infrastructure Construction Contracting and Oversight, Project Engineering and Management, Public Works Infrastructure Engineering and Management, Branch Office Engineering Operations Management, Civil/Site/Land Development Engineering and Review, Architectural and Specialty Engineering Consultant Contract Management, Site Evaluation Studies, Value Engineering, Cost Control, and Client Relations.


• Schoor DePalma Engineers & Consultants (renamed CMX in 2007), Lansdale & Exton, PA, Assistant PA Public Works Department Manager & Senior Project Manager, 2003 to 2009:

Profitably managed branch office public works infrastructure/development engineering projects and new business development proposals for the Pennsylvania Public Works Department of a nationally-ranked full-service consulting engineering firm. Profitably managed multi-disciplined municipal engineering and construction projects for various municipalities throughout southeastern Pennsylvania.

Economically assisted municipalities with infrastructure maintenance and restoration recommendations, including municipal roadways, stormwater management facilities, and other municipal facilities. Also managed various Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PADOT) Safe Routes to Schools and Transportation Enhancement Federally-funded State highway projects.

Successfully served as Municipal Engineer of Record for the Boroughs of Norristown (Montgomery County) and Phoenixville (Chester County), PA, including contract and budget management.

• Parsons Energy & Chemicals Corporation, Reading, PA,

Chief Civil Engineer, 2000 to 2003:

Profitably managed the Civil, Geotechnical, and Hydraulic Engineering Operations Department of a nationally-known and ranked energy and chemicals consulting engineering and construction management firm. Successfully managed engineering services for power generation and Federal Government (including U.S. Department of Energy [USDOE]) projects throughout the United States, in coordination with Architects, all other discipline engineers, and specialty consultants.

• Barry Isett & Associates, Inc., Norristown, PA,

Engineering & Branch Office Manager, 1996 to 2000:

Profitably managed and operated the branch office of a mid-sized, full-service consulting engineering and land surveying firm, reporting directly to the president of the company.

Professional Engineering design, review and oversight of municipal infrastructure engineering and subdivision/land development/zoning projects, in accordance with all ordinances and other regulations.

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• Green Hills Management Company (a Gilbert Associates’ subsidiary company), Reading, PA, Manager of Construction Projects, 1992 to 1995:

Successfully permitted and constructed a 141,000-square foot, granite and glass office building and associated major site infrastructure, under budget ($16-million) and on schedule, as the owner’s representative for a commercial real estate management and development company, including review of permitting in two adjacent townships and construction contracting for interior tenant fit-outs.

Directed and managed all corporate construction and tenant fit-out activities, including construction planning, scheduling, monitoring, permitting, cost estimating, budgeting, bidding and bid evaluations, and quality control supervision of general contractors, subcontractors, and in-house craft personnel.

Reduced costs by disallowing/rejecting many A/E and contractor-submitted change orders for extra compensation, based upon review and evaluation of all applicable contract document requirements.

Managed streets/roads, water supply, sanitary sewage disposal, and electrical infrastructure systems master site plan studies and design for a proposed 500+-acre mixed-use corporate center.

• Gilbert/Commonwealth Associates, Inc. (a Gilbert Associates’ subsidiary), Reading, PA,

Senior Project Civil Engineer for Power Generation Station Plant Projects, Federal Government Engineering Services Task Manager, Assistant Manager of Civil/Geotechnical Engineering, and Supervisor of Civil Engineering, 1995 to 1996 and prior to and including 1992:

Trained and managed eight subcontractor review teams for a five-year environmental restoration and waste management plan independent design and cost estimate for a Federal Government agency (USDOE); project completed below budget and with the utmost quality. Project value was $8-billion.

Performed civil engineering design and coordination of CADD and geotechnical engineering for a $6-million low-level waste collection and transfer system upgrade project for a Federal Government agency (USDOE), including pipelines, buildings, and site development; project construction cost was $50-million. Also engineered and observed numerous power generation station plant site projects

Successfully engineered, designed, contracted, and managed municipal/public works infrastructure engineering and construction projects in Berks County, PA.

Developed marketing documents and engineering project proposals for traditional engineering and construction phase services, including new services, such as hazardous waste identification and remediation in the Federal Government market sector, and certified construction inspection services for municipalities in the local government market sector. Also obtained Professional Engineering Registrations in the States of Maryland, Tennessee, and North Carolina in support of these activities.

EDUCATION – Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C., GPA 3.3 (in major) & 2.8 (overall)

- Also worked summers during college as a Civil Engineer Trainee for the PA Dept. of Transportation.

- Also served in the U.S. Naval (Ready) Reserve as a 3rd Class Petty Officer during college.


• Currently serving as a Planning Commissioner for the North Coventry Township (Chester County, PA) Planning Commission, since 1996.

• Also served as Assistant Highway Design Engineer and Design/Drafting Room Supervisor for the Prince Georges’ County (MD) Department of Public Works and Transportation in Upper Marlboro, MD for 3-1/2 years following college graduation, including construction management/inspections.

Salary History and References Available Upon Request

Available Immediately

Computer Literate (incl. MS Outlook, Word,, Project/Schedules, and Excel)

Management of Multiple and Simultaneous Projects

Responsible for Regular Reporting to Corporate Executive-Level Management Personnel within Matrix Organizations


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