Paraclete - one who comes along side to help



Chief Executive Officer with company oversight responsibilities.  Committed to cost-effective management of resources and quality performance.  Experienced executive specializing in corporate development and strategic planning.  High performing executive with 25 years of consulting experience.  In-depth knowledge of operations at all levels.  Demonstrated proficiency in staffing, training and development, budgeting and program management.  Visionary executive with solid experience managing all levels of multiple projects including budgeting and administration.



Paraclete, Incorporated, Matthews, NC


Vice President ~ September 1986 to 2008             

President         ~ December 2008 to present


Working alongside Perry Culpepper and participating in construction meeting, site visits, report writing and contract negotiation on behalf of the company for 25 years; I have developed a thorough working knowledge of the construction industry.  I have used this acquired knowledge to developed   strategy and business plan for business expansion. 

Participation in economic and feasibility studies, site investigations, and cost control management activities.  I have been involved in setting up job files and record keeping systems for construction projects.  I have worked with all phases of the construction process including Preplanning, Design, Procurement, Construction and Post Construction of a Project.



University of Alabama Birmingham, 1977, Birmingham, AL



Over 35 years of professional experience in many different areas of the engineering, construction and real estate development industry.  Proven record of performance in construction management and facility development.  Served as development manager and construction consultant for public and private clients including government agencies at local, state and federal levels, major medical facilities, healthcare providers, private developers, design professionals, institutional facility owners and lenders. Background includes experience in the oil production industry.  Skilled in development and delivery of complex facilities applying innovative solutions.



Bachelor Degree Civil Engineering, Auburn University, Auburn AL 1980




Licensed North Carolina Home Inspector

Licensed general contractor

Licensed real estate broker (inactive)

Certified Construction Manager



Member, Construction Specifications Institute

Member, American Society of Civil Engineers

Member, American Society of Professional Estimators

Member, Construction Managerment Association of America.

Paraclete Incorporated does not offer or provide professional services that require a registered professional seal