Derek’s passionate spirit and diverse background have translated into cost-saving, sustainable, award-winning work for significant healthcare, life- science, and commercial clients. 

For over 25 years, Derek has worked as an owner’s representative and general contractor, leading successful project teams and expanding OAC’s services to the San Diego market. As an industry leader, Derek is involved in all aspects of construction programs, from master planning to final execution. He is best known for fostering long-term client relationships, employing risk avoidance strategies, and successfully managing contract negotiation.