Linda RabbittLinda Rabbittceo | chairman
Linda Rabbitt founded rand* construction in 1989, and was one of very few female leaders in the industry at the time. She is still an active leader as Owner and Chief Executive Officer, and is responsible for setting the strategic vision for the entire organization. Linda provides executive direction, manages client services, and oversees all aspects of corporate and financial operations. Under her leadership, rand* has grown into one of the top general contractors in the DC metro area and has expanded on a national scale with licensure to perform construction services in over 26 states. Her knowledge of the industry and professional experience has enabled rand* to deliver award-winning work for a vast client base. With a focus on innovation, quality and customer service, Linda continues to be actively involved in the firm’s expansion and performance in all local markets, the cultivation of client relationships, and the management and oversight of company-wide strategic development.
ceo | chairman
Kurt HaglundKurt Haglundchief operating officer
As Chief Operating Officer, Kurt applies his 30+ years of experience in business, architecture, construction, and real estate to rand*’s business growth and development. Kurt spends much of his time working with teams in all four of rand*’s offices ensuring that they are able to provide high quality service to our clients.
chief operating officer
Mike CloughMike Cloughdirector of project operations
Mike is responsible for overall project planning and staffing while providing technical direction and ensuring quality controls on all projects. He is a leader in safety and client management and oversees all field operations.
director of project operations
Merrell B. AshleyMerrell B. Ashleyprincipal I AIA, NCARB, LEED AP ID+C
Merrell is rand*’s bridge between design and construction, informing the preconstruction efforts with insight into assembly detailing and constructability while using the latest technology to enhance the process. He also oversees rand*’s sustainability initiatives and advises on construction techniques, material evaluation, and LEED certification processes.
principal I AIA, NCARB, LEED AP ID+C
David FletcherDavid Fletcherprincipal
Dave oversees rand*’s collaborative preconstruction practices. He is responsible for managing the scheduling and estimating teams and providing cost models and analysis on a range of projects. He remains actively involved during construction, monitoring project costs to ensure that they remain at competitive pre-bid levels.
Tim Schmidt IITim Schmidt IIdirector | LEED ID+C
As Director, Tim is responsible for managing numerous project teams throughout the preconstruction and construction phases of the schedule. He applies over fifteen years in the construction industry to his leadership and oversight of the project management process and ensures that the client is continuously informed throughout the process. Tim’s successful completion of various award-winning projects has resulted in numerous repeat clients.
director | LEED ID+C
Dixon PooleDixon Pooledirector
Dixon oversees operations in the Atlanta office and southeast region for base building, TI, and Retail projects. He is responsible for developing business strategies that promote and manage rand*’s national growth. Dixon’s commitment to quality and strong relationships with commercial and retail clients has enhanced rand*’s presence on a national scale.
Matt DauschMatt Dauschdirector
Matt is the Director responsible for managing the rand* Austin office operations. He leads the team in business development, client service, and project administration. He is responsible for ensuring that each team has the necessary resources to complete the project on time, within budget, and to the highest quality.
Cullen McGuireCullen McGuiredirector | LEED AP ID+C, PMP
With over 10 years of project management experience, Cullen is the managing Director of rand*’s Denver office operations. He has led and delivered numerous award winning commercial interior projects. Cullen now functions in an executive role, providing strategic direction and operational management to the rand* Denver team.
director | LEED AP ID+C, PMP