We are proud to have these amazing people on our team.
Dereck Alejandro Molina De La Pena
Gilbert Valencia, Jr
Jay (Gahum) Algaheim
As Director of Field Operations, Matt plays a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth execution of projects. He excels in harnessing the strengths of the project teams, optimizing resources, and maintaining rigorous safety standards. His leadership fosters collaboration, enhances project efficiency, and consistently delivers exceptional results. With Matt at the helm, Quiring continues to thrive, setting new industry standards for excellence in construction and safety management.
Matt Griffith is a seasoned professional in the construction industry and serves as the Director of Field Operations at Quiring General. With an impressive track record spanning over 20 years, Matt is a dedicated leader who specializes in the oversight of Superintendents and Safety Management. Throughout Matt’s career, he has consistently demonstrated the ability to successfully orchestrate complex construction projects from inception to completion. His drive to deliver schedules, keen eye for detail, commitment to quality, and unparalleled expertise in construction methodologies have earned him a reputation as a top-tier professional in the field.
Matt Dietz, the Director of Operations overseeing Quiring General's Bay Area operations, brings a wealth of experience and a passion for excellence to his role. Having worked extensively on various project teams, Matt has developed deep empathy and appreciation for the effort required to achieve project success. His expertise in scheduling, a cornerstone of construction management, enables him to foresee critical project phases and anticipate trends, a skill he believes is fundamental.
As the Director of Operations, Matt is committed to nurturing existing client relationships and forging new ones, fostering enduring connections with clients and trade partners alike. Matt's daily responsibilities involve ensuring project teams meet client needs, uphold safety and quality standards, and fulfill contract obligations. He also dedicates time to business development and hiring, seeking individuals who embrace Quiring's collaborative approach. With a sharp attention to detail and a strategic approach, he manages operational project teams to ensure efficient project execution within budget while upholding the Quiring Experience.
Mike Schussel is a seasoned industry veteran with an impressive 24-year track record in the construction sector. As the Vice President of Quiring General, he plays a pivotal role in steering the company’s operations and strategic initiatives within the Central California Region. His expertise encompasses project management, resource allocation, and cost-effective solutions, making him an invaluable asset to the organization.
Under Mike’s leadership, the company has achieved remarkable growth and success, earning a reputation for reliability, quality, and innovation in the construction industry. He fosters a collaborative work environment, encouraging teamwork and fostering relationships with clients and partners alike. Mike’s dedication to his craft, extensive industry knowledge, and commitment to excellence make him a driving force behind the company’s continued success in Central California and beyond.
With his 19 years of experience in the construction industry and extensive background in executive project management and architecture, Rich has developed relationships with HCAI and other industry leaders. After numerous years with Quiring General, Rich was charged with opening our second office in the Bay Area. He took the company culture and Quiring Experience to the Bay Area to create a start-up/grass roots operation, leading to generating 33% of Quiring Generals corporate revenue with his team in Pleasanton, CA. This expansion has allowed the company to not only grow financially but grow and deepen the experience of the team aligning with Quiring’s mission of Building What Matters.
Rich oversees all Bay Area operations to ensure that Quiring’s performance is consistent with the agreement, our values and our commitment to providing exceptional preconstruction and construction services. He leads and develops new growth directives and ensures the bay area staff has the necessary training and opportunities for growth. Rich partners with our Business Development team to cater to and build relationships with current clients, as well as foster and grow new client relationships in the Bay Area.
With a career spanning 20 years, Stevan Garcia has honed his expertise in construction management, cost control, and resource optimization. He possesses a deep understanding of the complexities of construction projects and leverages his knowledge to deliver exceptional results. Through his leadership, Stevan has been instrumental in helping Quiring General achieve its economic goals while maintaining the highest standards of quality and customer satisfaction.
Stevan is a results-driven leader with a proven track record in the construction industry. As the Director of Operations at Quiring General, he is dedicated to driving economic success and operational excellence. With a keen eye for detail and a strategic mindset, Stevan oversees operational project teams, ensuring that projects are executed efficiently and within budget delivering the Quiring Experience. Stevan’s ability to establish and nurture professional relationships with Architects, Owners, subcontractors, and team members has not only facilitated smooth project execution but also enhanced client satisfaction and project outcomes.