Paul Snyder

President

Paul Snyder

President

Paul Snyder

President

Mr. Snyder has been in heavy/highway construction for over 25 years.  In 2002, Mr. Snyder started American West Construction, LLC (AWC).  In its first ten years, AWC has completed over $ 100 million of work with 50 employees.  In his capacity as company president, Mr. Snyder has managed every aspect of the company from personnel management to project procurement.  In addition to starting and running his own construction companies, Mr. Snyder has spent of his career estimating and managing a wide variety of work ranging from $100+ million highway projects to $ 1 million infrastructure improvements/developments.

Brian Schrameyer

Vice President

Brian Schrameyer

Vice President

Brian Schrameyer

Vice President

Mr. Schrameyer started with American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in November of 2003 and became a member in January of 2009.  Throughout his carrier at AWC, he has estimated and managed jobs which have included earthwork, utilities, and concrete structures for both private and public owners.

Rob Cassagranda

CFO

Rob Cassagranda

CFO

Rob Cassagranda

CFO

Mr. Casagranda joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in 2009.  Mr. Casagranda has a strong accounting background both in job experience and education. Mr. Casagranda manages all treasury functions and cash flow management for AWC in addition to overseeing all Human Resource functions.

Tim Burkhart

Operations Manager

Tim Burkhart

Operations Manager

Tim Burkhart

Operations Manager

Mr. Burkhart joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in November of 2018. He is a skilled manager with over 35 years of experience in the construction industry; including organizational management, project and program management, construction equipment maintenance and management, personnel training and skill development, human resource administration,  and construction operations oversight.

Jason Arnold

Estimator

Jason Arnold

Estimator

Jason Arnold

Estimator

Mr. Arnold began his career in heavy/highway construction in June of 2005.  With American West Construction, LLC (AWC), Mr. Arnold has managed a wide variety of public and private projects.

Jude Kolb

Estimator

Jude Kolb

Estimator

Jude Kolb

Estimator

Mr. Kolb joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in February of 2014.  Mr. Kolb has over 30 years of heavy, highway, and airport construction experience ranging from estimating to project management to field operations and inspections.  He has extensive experience with DoD, commercial, and government projects as a project manager, project engineer, estimator, and superintendent.  He is adept at managing all phases of construction whether that is from an office or hands on in the field.

Thalia Haro

Estimator

Thalia Haro

Estimator

Thalia Haro

Estimator

Ms. Haro joined AWC in June 2016 as a project engineer. In this role she continues to gain knowledge in the construction of large commercial projects in addition to estimating, scheduling, and the production of contract documents.

Carmen Brown

HR/Payroll Administrator

Carmen Brown

HR/Payroll Administrator

Carmen Brown

HR/Payroll Administrator

Ms. Brown joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in May of 2013.  Ms. Brown is a skilled administrator with over 15 years of experience in the engineering and construction field.   Ms. Brown has extensive experience working on all phases of DoD, Design/Bid/Build, as well as commercial engineering/construction projects.

Jon Miklya

Project Manager

Jon Miklya

Project Manager

Jon Miklya

Project Manager

Mr. Miklya joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in August of 2016.  Mr. Miklya is a skilled project manager with over 12 years of experience in the field of construction and commercial development.

Joshua Luebbert

Project Manager

Joshua Luebbert

Project Manager

Joshua Luebbert

Project Manager

Mr. Luebbert joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in April of 2017.  Mr. Luebbert is a skilled project manager with over 10 years of experience in the field of construction and mining.  Prior to joining AWC, Mr. Luebbert successfully managed multi-million dollar projects throughout Alaska and Western Canada for an Alaska based construction company.

James Ratajczak

Project Manager

James Ratajczak

Project Manager

James Ratajczak

Project Manager

Mr. Ratajczak joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in February of 2019.  Prior to joining AWC, Mr. Ratajczak was the project engineer and/or construction manager on several major bridge projects throughout Colorado and Washington. He has solid communication and leadership skills with a background in transportation and heavy civil construction projects.

Melanie Richmond

“Retired” Project Manager

Melanie Richmond

“Retired” Project Manager

Melanie Richmond

“Retired” Project Manager

Ms. Richmond has been in heavy/highway construction for over 29 years.  She has worked as a project manager, capital improvements manager, area manager and as a highway construction engineer on both small and large bridge/road projects and drainage/utility projects.  Ms. Richmond joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in 2012 as a project manager and has managed several western Colorado projects for AWC.  Early in her career she managed over $60 million worth of roadway and bridge construction projects and began her career in heavy/highway construction as a Highway Construction Engineer for CDOT.

Cortney Marcinczyk

Project Manager Assistant

Cortney Marcinczyk

Project Manager Assistant

Cortney Marcinczyk

Project Manager Assistant

Miss Marcinczyk made the journey from Connecticut to Colorado in 2015. She has a background in Environmental work and has been in and out of the construction industry since 2014. Miss Marcinczyk joined the American West Construction (AWC) team in 2018 as a Project Manager Assistant, where she continues to grow in her role and gain more knowledge of the civil construction industry. If you talk to her on Monday morning’s, she’ll usually tell you about some crazy climbing or snowboarding adventure that she went on over the weekend.

Brian Bushey

Superintendent

Brian Bushey

Superintendent

Brian Bushey

Superintendent

Mr. Bushey has more than twenty two year of experience in heavy/highway construction.  In those twenty two years, Mr. Bushey has gained a wide variety of heavy/highway construction experience as he has worked in every capacity from laborer to project manager.  In October of 2009, Mr. Bushey joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) as a field superintendent.

Jeremy Witthuhn

Superintendent

Jeremy Witthuhn

Superintendent

Jeremy Witthuhn

Superintendent

Mr. Witthuhn has been in heavy/highway construction for over 18 years. He began his construction career in 1995 as a laborer and quickly worked his way up to become a foreman in 2000. He has worked as a foreman on both bridge/road and drainage/utility projects throughout Colorado.  Mr. Witthuhn joined AWC the summer of 2013 as a foreman and was promoted to superintendent in 2014.

Mike Erb

Superintendent

Mike Erb

Superintendent

Mike Erb

Superintendent

Mr. Erb has more than thirty years of experience in heavy/highway construction.  Mr. Erb started work in a family owned and operated construction company in New York. He began his career as a pipe layer and worked his way up to superintendent.  During this time, he has also worked as a project manager and estimator.

Robin Parkhill

Accountant

Robin Parkhill

Accountant

Robin Parkhill

Accountant

Ms. Parkhill has over 26 years of construction accounting experience.  She joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in September of 2018, focusing on equipment costs, trends, and valuation.  Ms. Parkhill’s background includes accounting in the following trades:  Drilling and Blasting, Mobile Crane, Electric, Earth Moving, HVAC, and Custom Home Building.