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Christa Construction - President Resume Example

Ella Peterson
Professional Summary

Accomplished and energetic Construction Company President with a solid history of achievement in both Construction and Construction Law. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include Contractual Risk Management, Construction Operations, Estimating, Business Development and Strategic Planning.

President 02/2005 to Present
Christa Construction, LLC Victor, NY
  • Accounting.  Responsible for quarterly and annual financial reporting.  Directly supervised Company Controller and actively participated in all meetings with Bank and Bonding Company.
  • Estimating.  Directly supervised Chief Estimator and personally participated in all Company Bids.  
  • Construction Operations.  Directly supervised all Project Executives.  Developed Project specific quality control plans, reviewed schedule and monthly Project specific financials.
  • Business Development.  Worked closely with Department Heads and Company Executives to develop and implement marketing and sales strategies.  Reviewed all proposals and participated in most Company interviews.
  • Risk Management.  Responsible for review of all Company Contracts, Subcontracts and Purchase Orders.  Directly supervised Safety Director and negotiated all insurance renewals.  Responsible for surety bond program and all financial instruments.  
  • Human Resources.  Directly supervised Office Manager, reviewed all compensation packages and managed all HR Complaints.  Administered Company's incentive based compensation program.
  • Final Profit and Loss responsibility for all Company Projects.
Vice President Operations and Finance 01/2003 to 02/2005
Christa Construction, LLC Victor, NY
  • Accounting.  Responsible for all Project Specific financial reporting.  Prepared monthly WIP Report and monthly financial updates for the CEO.
  • Construction Operations.  Direct supervisor of all Project Executives.  Responsible for monthly review of every active Construction Project and to update all Project Performance Metrics.
  • Risk Management.  Supervised safety director, responsible for insurance renewals and managed all Company disputes or litigation.
Risk Manager 02/2002 to 01/2003
David Christa Construction, Inc. Victor, NY
  • Contract Administration.  Review, revise and negotiate all Contracts, Subcontracts and Purchase Orders.
  • Safety and Risk Transfer.  Administer all insurance and contractual risk transfer procedures, including direct supervision of Safety Director and negotiations with insurance companies.
  • Estimating.  Review Project specifications in advance of all bids and advise estimating department on Project specific risks.
Attorney 05/1994 to 02/2002
Ernstrom & Dreste,LLP Rochester, NY
  • Associate attorney specializing in construction and surety litigation.
  • Litigation included trials, motion practice, discovery and client intake.
  • Obtained a significant reported appellate decision relating the scope of recovery under a standard AIA Performance Bond.
  • Handled the first major construction defect case involving "toxic mold" litigation in the State of New York.
  • Developed a standard contractor mold protocol that was adopted by a major U.S Insurance Carrier.
  • Prepared several papers and gave several presentations to trade organizations on a variety of topics including Mold Litigation, NYS Lien Law and Contractual Risk Transfer. 
Juris Doctorate (Cum Laude): May 1996 University of Buffalo School of Law - Buffalo, NY
Bachelor of Arts (Cum Laude): History and Economics Jun 1992 SUNY Oswego - Oswego, NY
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Previous Companies:

  • Christa Construction
  • LLC
  • David Christa Construction

Previous Job Positions:

  • President
  • Vice President Operations and Finance
  • Risk Manager
  • Attorney


  • University of Buffalo School of Law
  • SUNY Oswego

Level of Education:

  • Juris Doctorate (Cum Laude)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Cum Laude)

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