Sacramento
Groundbreakers
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    • Kyle Frandsen

      Director, Sacramento
      Relentless Ally since 2013

      Kyle Frandsen serves as operations director in Sacramento. A Relentless Ally since 2013, Kyle is a bold leader in his commitment to sustainability. In addition to a master’s degree in sustainable construction management from the University of Florida, Kyle holds LEED AP BD+C certification, is certified in Lean Construction by the AGC and is a Six Sigma Yellow Belt.

    • Erica Frandsen

      Marketing Manager
      Relentless Ally since 2013

      Erica brings more than 10 years of experience in the construction industry to her role as marketing manager in Sacramento. Erica develops and executes competitive proposals that deliver vital infrastructure throughout communities in California. She also has a passion for professionally developing her teammates. Erica graduated from Colorado State University-Pueblo with a B.A. in Mass Communications and is a LEED Green Associate.

    • John Bernardy, CCM

      Executive Vice President / Business Unit Leader
      Relentless Ally since 1998

      John Bernardy brings three decades of experience to his position in which he is responsible for Orange County, Los Angeles, and Ventura operations and business development. John’s expertise in the K-12 and higher education markets has been instrumental in the successful completion of hundreds of school projects throughout the region.

    • Gil Fullen

      VP, Business Development - Education
      Relentless Ally since 2004

      Gil Fullen began his career with Balfour Beatty. He has successfully managed multiple projects and several multi-million dollar school district bond programs. Gil focuses his attention on the K-12 and higher education markets in Los Angeles/Orange County, California. He is committed to developing client relationships and often speaks at industry events.

    • Charlie Brown, CCM, DBIA

      Vice President of Operations
      Relentless Ally since 2006

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      With two decades of experience, Charlie Brown oversees project operations in Orange County, Los Angeles and Ventura, California—a huge geographic area booming with development. He joined Balfour Beatty 10 years ago, serving many increasing roles of responsibility, including project manager, senior project manager, project executive and his current role of vice president.

    • John Baradin

      Director - Safety Health & Environmental
      Relentless Ally since 2018

      John Baradin is a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) bringing more than 20 years’ experience to his role. He is a U.S. Veteran and has worked in various industries including petrochemical, medical, aviation and construction on projects with a cumulative value of over $1 billion.  His oversight includes projects located throughout California and Arizona.

    • Mary Gadson

      Senior Staff Accountant
      Relentless Ally since 2005

      Mary brings more than 32 years of experience to her role as senior staff accountant in Sacramento. She has experience working on the delivery of successful, high-profile projects, and excels at developing strong relationships and working collaboratively with teammates and clients. Mary holds a B.A. in Psychological Service from University of San Francisco.

    • Landon McQuestion

      Director, Preconstruction
      Relentless Ally since 2016

      Landon McQuestion is director of preconstruction in California. As the company’s foremost expert with the DESTINI Estimator system, Landon ensures our clients receive reliable estimates that traditional methods may not always provide. Landon is committed to providing innovative, cost-effective preconstruction and estimation services to our clients, partners and community.

    • Annie del Rio

      Minority Business Development Specialist
      Relentless Ally since 2019

      Annie is reliable, highly organized and detail-oriented, bringing more than 17 years of experience to her role as minority business development specialist. She holds a B.S. in Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration from San Diego State University.

    • Aaron Croteau

      Senior Project Manager
      Relentless Ally since 2017

      Aaron is a master of delivering complex, high-profile projects and brings more than 17 years of experience to his role as senior project manager. He holds a B.S. of Construction Management from California State University-Fresno and is a LEED Accredited Professional in Building Design + Construction.

    • Al Calvet

      Project Executive
      Relentless Ally since 2021

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      Al brings more than 35 years of construction industry experience to his role as project executive in Sacramento. Al’s responsibilities include fostering team cohesion, encouraging clear communication and ensuring the successful completion of projects. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Construction Management from Arizona State University and is a Design-Build Professional® and Certified Construction Manager.

    • Steve Schrader

      Architect/Design Manager
      Relentless Ally since 2020

      Steve is a Registered Architect who brings more than 37 years of experience to his role as Design Manager. He holds a Bachelor of Architecture in architecture, structural engineering and technical writing from University of Oregon. He also has a Certified Documents Technology certificate and is a Design-Build Professional®.