Senior Construction Manager
Rick Slankard has more than 30 years in the aviation design and construction industry and managed the day-to-day operations of the City of Phoenix Aviation Design and Construction Services Section (DCS) Tenant Improvement (TI), Job Order Contracting (JOC) and Special Projects as assigned at Sky Harbor, Deer Valley, and Goodyear Airports. Mr. Slankard has extensive experience managing all types of airport projects, including terminals, landside, airside and ancillary projects as well as managing multiple project delivery methods, including CM/GC, Design Build, Design-Bid-Build, and Job Order contracting. He has extensive experience with multiagency coordination, including FAA, TSA, CBP, City and State agencies. Many projects were high profile, high security, and logistically challenging; all mandated strict adherence to safety procedures, compliance with FAA regulations, airport policies, and applicable building and fire codes and strict budgets.