(Itasca, IL – May 21, 2015) – PREMIER Design + Build Group, LLC announced the addition of Samantha Skopek to the team as project manager.
Skopek has four years of project management experience and a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the Illinois Institute of Technology. She brings a level industry knowledge to PREMIER’s growing book of business.
Her management responsibilities in various undertakings has led to the successful completion of several high-profile projects.
Skopek’s past experience with critical thinking, problem resolution and the development of methods to improve processes and establish program criteria to ensure client satisfaction launched Skopek to the top of the candidate list.
In her history of projects ranging in value from $3 million to $630-plus million, was the Public Building Commission of Chicago. As project manager, she oversaw 500-plus change orders and drove standardization of entitlement and change management within the program, which involved hundreds of general and specialty contractors and design professionals.
Her additional management work includes: Pacific Gas and Electric Chromium Program, which involved the cleanup of Chromium 6 in two California groundwater sites; Lurie Children’s 680 N Lakeshore Drive floor renovations, a 25,000 sq ft construction project on the 15th and 16th floors of the facility; Children’s Memorial Hospital Campus Decommissioning; Children’s Memorial Hospital Clark Deming Renovation, a multi-building and multi-phase renovation; and the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, a 23-story facility spanning 1.25 million sq ft, achieved a LEED Gold.