Meet Your Host

CEO of ConstructReach

Paul Robinson is the Founder and CEO of ConstructReach, a national workforce development company with a key focus on diversity and inclusion. ConstructReach works to increase the visibility of the construction industry by educating students about career opportunities within construction. The company also works closely with general contractors, connecting leaders with interns and innovative internship curricula.

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We will be running these events every week on Wednesday at 11am CST

     Wednesday @ 11AM CST via Instagram Live & Facebook Live

COVID-19’s Impact on Construction

Wednesday, April 15th @ 11AM CST

Target Corporation

Steve Makredes

Vice President of Construction

Taylor Brothers Construction Co.

Tom Harmon


Fulcrum Construction

Mike Arasin


Construction Basics

(Career Pathways, Pay, Opportunities)

Wednesday, April 22nd @ 11AM CST via Instagram Live & Facebook Live

The Crowther Group

Thomas Crowther


Taylor Brothers Construction

Tyshaun Allen

Marketing & IT

Carpenters Union

Dan Sivertson

International Representative

The Future of Construction

Wednesday, April 29th @ 11AM CST via Instagram Live & Facebook Live

Chipman Design Architecture

Nelly Augustyn

Senior Managing Director


Asha Baskaran

Lead Program Manager, Architecture & Store Design


Dan Lester

Director of Field Diversity, Inclusion & Culture

Mental Health

Wednesday, May 6th @ 11AM CST via Instagram Live & Facebook Live


Roberta Moore


Louisiana State University

Jennifer Curry

Professor, Human Sciences & Education

Ryan Companies

Chris Brink

Director of Construction

Virtual Interviews & Resume Tips

Wednesday, May 13th @ 11am CST via Instagram Live & Facebook Live


Michael B. Kennedy Jr.


Taylor Brothers Construction

Shannon McDonald

Accounting Analyst


Kelly Marshall

Human Resources

Additional Industry Insights

Reid Ribble



Nathan Kowallis


Vice President of Operations

Brenda Curry



As we navigate during these times of uncertainty, our community will remember those who were "present & actively engaged" and provided a sense of guidance and stability for those in need. ConstructReach is committed to helping the construction community work through these challenging times.

We are confident that together we will continue to create a brighter future for the construction industry.