Our Experience Construction Management Team
Behind every well-designed and expertly constructed building, there is a team of individuals with insight, imagination, skill and experience, each brings a unique talent and perspective to a project.
John Davi has 17 years of experience working in the design and construction industry with a focus on residential, K-12, and healthcare facilities. As a Senior Project Manager with a diverse background in both design and construction, John conveys clear interpretation and execution of the contract documents and specifications. His strengths include scheduling, estimating, labor planning, purchasing, project execution and closeout. John is also well versed in risk assessment and management of healthcare construction projects. John is a truly skilled manager and is often assigned the management role on our most complex, heavily phased projects that have strict budgetary and scheduling requirements.
Ben Boswell has 9 years of experience in the construction industry with a focus on healthcare construction and his experience began with an internship with AOW while still attending college. Ben has run multiple healthcare projects to include a number of radiology renovation projects. Additionally, Ben has managed several projects on the SUNY Albany Campus and has assisted Senior Project Managers on a number of large-scale projects. Ben has developed solid estimating and scheduling skills and he is a true asset to AOW’s bidding process. Ben is LEED AP BD+C certified and has served as LEED Associate on several AOW LEED Projects as well as handling his own assigned workload.
Amanda Fischer has 8 years of construction industry experience with 2 years of experience in the industry specializing in HVAC and Refrigeration System Design. With her architectural background, Amanda is highly proficient at interpreting construction plans, drawing set design, compilation, and presentation. Her work with AOW has primarily focused on healthcare although she has experience managing projects in both public housing and adult living facilities. She is highly experienced with managing multiple subcontractors on tightly scheduled jobs to meet client deadlines and keep their facilities operational. Amanda is also one of 49 individuals in New York State with a Certified Healthcare Constructor Certification.
Assistant Project Manager
Mario Tedesco has 13 years of construction experience serving in a variety of roles to include Project Superintendent of large-scale work in the New York City area and District Manager for a large residential rental firm. His experience with field coordination and management, strict scheduling deadlines, and quality control made Mario an ideal fit with AOW. He possesses strong interpersonal and organizational skills. Through his supervisory experience, Mario understands how important customer service and open communication is to client retention. Mario is also well versed in the preparation and pricing of change orders and facilitating Owner Meetings.
Assistant Project Manager
Antonio Viscusi is the newest addition to AOW’s growing team of Project Management. He graduated from Utica College in May of 2021 with a Degree in Construction Management. His previous experience included working as a Superintendent and Estimating Intern for BBL Construction Services and Lancaster Development. Antonio’s internships in the field included coordinating subcontractors and assisting with schedule management while affording him the ability to experience the various stages of construction first hand. Being in the field translated into a successful internship as an Estimator where he was able to perform quantity take off and basic budgeting while incorporating the knowledge he gained while on construction sites. AOW is very excited to have Antonio on board!
Mark Caulfield was hired as an intern for AOW in the winter of 2018. It quickly became apparent that Mark’s education, his ability and desire to learn, his dedication, and his excellent communication skills would be an ideal permanent fit for AOW. Mark has become proficient in quantity take-off and our bidding process and has effectively managed small projects for AOW. Mark’s focus professionally is to become well versed in estimating while managing larger projects for AOW. His internship as a NYS DOT Construction Inspector over 2 consecutive summers and earning his OSHA 30 has made Mark keenly aware of field safety requirements. Mark is also extremely company minded, client focused, and professional.
Amanda Pelfrey joined AOW’s team in March of 2021. Amanda graduated from Ohio State University in May of 2019 and in addition to her internship experiences in construction, worked for Whiting Turner as a Field Engineer. Amanda’s previous experience in healthcare and residential projects strongly compliments AOW’s portfolio of work. Amanda also possesses solid experience with construction programs to include Bluebeam, PlanGrid, BIM and On-Screen Takeoff which are areas AOW is working to expand in response to changes in our industry. Amanda has recently been assigned as Project Manager on two challenging projects at the SUNY Albany Campus and has proven to be a great fit with the Team.