Neil’s career in project management and construction has spanned more than 37 years with experience in both the public and private sectors; as an Owner, a Contractor, and a project management Consultant. The majority of his experience has been with the Alberta Government on a wide variety of projects using various project delivery methods, including Design-Bid-Build, Construction Management, and Design-Build.
Active on the CDBI Council for many years, Neil served as Chair of the CDBI from 2012-2014 and continues to remain closely involved with the CDBI. Neil also serves on the CCDC Task Force on Integrated Project Delivery (IPD), developing a national standard IPD contract, and is leading Alberta Infrastructure’s initiative to use IPD as another project delivery method. Neil believes strongly that teamwork, collaboration and partnering with industry stakeholders lead to better project results for all participants.
As the Executive Director of Alberta Infrastructure’s Government Facilities Branch, which manages projects to accommodate Alberta Government program needs, Neil oversees many major projects as well as providing guidance on selecting the most appropriate project delivery method and procurement process for each project.