What truly differentiates C.W. Driver Companies from the competition is our people. We hire people that love what they do. All of our employees are charged with bringing integrity, commitment, and intellectual precision to each project resulting in excellent customer satisfaction. We have high expectations of each other and work as a team to build projects we are all proud of. That attitude, along with our performance, has allowed C.W. Driver Companies to become a leader in the construction industry.

Executive Team

Dana Roberts

Chief Executive Officer

Dana Roberts

Chief Executive Officer

“My first job in 1970 was alongside my father here at C.W. Driver. Looking back over the years, I’m amazed at how the company has grown as one of the oldest Southern California based construction firms. I come to work every day extremely proud of our history and look forward to our continued growth and success.”

As Chief Executive Officer, Dana maintains an active role in the day-to-day operations of C.W. Driver Companies. He has extensive experience in all aspects of the construction business including estimating, fieldwork and project management. Dana has devoted over 45 years to building the company while maintaining the founding principles of quality, workmanship and the commitment to client satisfaction.

  • Masters, Civil Engineering
    Bachelor of Science, Economics

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Karl Kreutziger

President

Karl Kreutziger

President

“I always strive to cultivate a unique work environment that emphasizes personal development and involvement in the local community. I want to inspire our teams to not only successfully deliver complex projects, but also be a part of our community’s growth and development.”

As President, Karl is responsible for the administration and execution of all projects executed by C.W. Driver Companies. He has over 30 years of experience in the construction industry and throughout his career has focused on client satisfaction while building relationships that result in repeat business.

  • Bachelor of Science, Construction Engineering Management

  • 949.261.5100

Bessie Kouvara

Executive Vice President, Finance

Bessie Kouvara

Executive Vice President, Finance

“The financial strength of C.W. Driver and its affiliates is my main priority. I make sure that every decision that is made is in the best interest of our bottom line.”

As Executive Vice President, Finance, Bessie is responsible for directing the C.W. Driver Companies financial policies, including bonding and insurance requirements, cost reporting and post-job auditing. She has served the company for over 37 years, is the Affirmative Action Officer and directly oversees the accounting department within the organization.

  • Bachelor of Science, Finance

  • 626.351.8800

John Janacek

Executive Vice President, Estimating & Preconstruction

John Janacek

Executive Vice President, Estimating & Preconstruction

“I’ve been with C.W. Driver for over 30 years and am proud of the relationships we’ve developed. We constantly strive to raise the bar in our pursuit of serving our clients’ budget needs through collaboration and proven practices. I am always here to support the Owner and the team.”

As Executive Vice President, Estimating & Preconstruction, John is responsible for the direction and management for the Estimating Department of C.W. Driver. He has built one of the most respected departments in the industry. He actively leads the preconstruction services of the company and reviews all budgets, estimates, cost studies and value analyses.

  • Bachelor of Science, Construction Engineering
    Bachelor of Arts, Architecture

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Richard Freeark

Senior Vice President, San Diego Region

Richard Freeark

Senior Vice President, San Diego Region

“I’ve enjoyed the interaction I have had with both our architect partners and our clients. I pride myself on being open-minded and solution-oriented. I am committed to ensuring each project is delivered on budget and on schedule.”

As Senior Vice President of the San Diego region, Rich is responsible for the operational oversight and client satisfaction, including contract negotiations, staffing, scheduling, financial controls, reporting, and close-out for all projects primarily located in San Diego.

  • Bachelor of Science, Construction Management

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Greg Motschenbacher

Senior Vice President, Northern California Region

Greg Motschenbacher

Senior Vice President, Northern California Region

“My established relationship with Owners, Architects and key stakeholders result in the best, collaborative solutions during preconstruction and ensure a smooth and on-time project delivery.”

As Senior Vice President of the Northern California region, Greg is responsible for the operational oversight and client satisfaction, including contract negotiations, staffing, scheduling, financial controls, reporting, and close-out for all projects primarily located in Northern California.

  • Bachelor of Science, Construction Management

  • 408.678.2224

Steve Nelson

Senior Vice President, Estimating & Preconstruction

Steve Nelson

Senior Vice President, Estimating & Preconstruction

“I’m interested in ensuring that our clients get the very best service and value for their dollar. It’s important we provide a detailed cost analysis up front, guiding the design to the client’s best advantage. Our diligent controls during preconstruction will help us deliver the project on budget and on time.”

As Senior Vice President of Estimating & Preconstruction, Steve is responsible for the estimating functions company-wide, which includes conceptual estimating, budgets, negotiated, hard bid, value engineering and design/build estimates.

  • Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering

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Paul Ruig

Vice President, Operations

Paul Ruig

Vice President, Operations

“I am passionate about building upon our excellent client relationships to develop new opportunities. The partnerships I form with the client and the project team are key to providing accurate and informed solutions in an effort to benefit the project and the end user.”

As Vice President of Operations, Paul is responsible for the operational oversight and client satisfaction, including contract negotiations, staffing, scheduling, financial controls, reporting, and close-out for all projects primarily located in Orange County and Los Angeles County.

  • Bachelor of Arts, Architectural History and Fine Arts

  • 949.261.5100

Brian Strough

Vice President, Field Operations

Brian Strough

Vice President, Field Operations

“I am passionate about being proactive and keeping each jobsite safe. Those objectives lead to timely completions and quality products.”

As Vice President of Field Operations, Brian provides extensive support and leadership for every C.W. Driver project. He actively reviews all field operations with the project teams, focusing on schedule adherence and quality control. Brian is also responsible for the implementation of the C.W. Driver Safety Program.

  • Bachelor of Science

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Robb Good

Vice President, Corporate Services

Robb Good

Vice President, Corporate Services

“I work closely with my teams to promote an environment where members respect each other, embrace diversity and take on new challenges while consistently delivering results.”

As Vice President of Corporate Services, Robb is responsible for internal and external support services including Information Technology, Human Resources, Training and Professional Development, Building Information Modeling (BIM), and Constructability Reviews. He ensures these services are in alignment with the companies’ strategic objectives and that services are delivered in compliance with their stated Service Level Agreements and Customer Satisfaction requirements.

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Joe Grosshart

President, Good & Roberts

Joe Grosshart

President, Good & Roberts

“Throughout my 30+ years in the industry I have found that the most successful projects are ones in which the owner/architect/builder work hand-in-hand. Whether the project is a small renovation or a complex laboratory build-out, I strive to ensure that in the end the client is happy and looks to G&R for the next project.”

As President of Good & Roberts, Joe’s responsibilities include overall management for Good & Roberts, LLC (G&R).  Through his leadership and direct interface with the Owner and design team, he ensures that projects are delivered beyond all expectations.

  • Masters of Business Administration
    Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering

  • 760.598.7614

Matt Loorya

Senior Vice President, Driver SPG

Matt Loorya

Senior Vice President, Driver SPG

“The keys to success are teamwork and collaboration. I am committed to creating an open and collaborative environment for my project teams, which results in successful projects and lasting client relationships.”

As the Senior Vice President of Driver SPG, Matt provides management, oversight and leadership for all Driver SPG projects. Through his leadership and close interface with the project team, he ensures that the team has the necessary support and resources to meet all obligations and to provide the best experience possible.

  • Bachelor of Arts, Environmental Studies

  • 855.300.4774

Aimee Siemianowski

Vice President, Driver SPG

Aimee Siemianowski

Vice President, Driver SPG

“One of my top priorities is to ensure the project team has everything they need to meet and exceed each Owner’s expectations.  Providing guidance to the team to look ahead and truly listening to their concerns and challenges is one of my primary efforts.  This is key to creating a successful project for everyone involved.”

As Vice President of Driver SPG, Aimee is responsible for operational oversight and client satisfaction, including contract negotiations, staffing, scheduling, financial controls, reporting, and close-out for all Driver SPG  projects.

  • Bachelor of Science, Design

  • 855.300.4774

Additional Key Decision Makers

Andy Feth

Project Director

Andy Feth

Project Director
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Blaine Crawford

Director of Information Technology

Blaine Crawford

Director of Information Technology
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Bob Long

Chief Estimator

Bob Long

Chief Estimator
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Brent Hughes

Project Executive

Brent Hughes

Project Executive
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Bruce Curry

Project Executive

Bruce Curry

Project Executive
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Corky Silva

Project Executive

Corky Silva

Project Executive
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Dave Amundson

Project Director

Dave Amundson

Project Director
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Dave Pintar

Director of Project Development

Dave Pintar

Director of Project Development
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Hank Withaar

Project Executive

Hank Withaar

Project Executive
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Jennifer Vasquez

Director of Marketing/Corp. Comm

Jennifer Vasquez

Director of Marketing/Corp. Comm
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Jim Wathen

Safety Director

Jim Wathen

Safety Director
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John Kately

Project Director

John Kately

Project Director
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Kelly Eliason

Chief Estimator, Driver SPG

Kelly Eliason

Chief Estimator, Driver SPG
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Lisa Bittner

Director of Marketing, Good & Roberts

Lisa Bittner

Director of Marketing, Good & Roberts
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Lynda Hauke

Director of Human Resources & Training

Lynda Hauke

Director of Human Resources & Training
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Mark Vondran

Chief Estimator

Mark Vondran

Chief Estimator
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Matt Moser

General Superintendent, Driver SPG

Matt Moser

General Superintendent, Driver SPG
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Peter Kovacs

Director of Consulting Services

Peter Kovacs

Director of Consulting Services
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Ricka Iwatsu

Chief Estimator, San Diego

Ricka Iwatsu

Chief Estimator, San Diego
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Ryan Stichler

Director of Project Development

Ryan Stichler

Director of Project Development
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Thomas Smith

Director of Project Development

Thomas Smith

Director of Project Development
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Tom Jones

Project Executive

Tom Jones

Project Executive
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Tom Zaczyk

Director of Project Planning

Tom Zaczyk

Director of Project Planning
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