Chris Jackson is Director of Preconstruction Services for The Austin Company’s Eastern Operations. In this role, Chris manages project transitions from design to construction, matching design needs and market pricing to fit within the client’s budget. He joined Austin in 2015.
Chris has more than 20 years of experience delivering a multitude of projects, from commercial to government to complex industrial projects. He began his career as a field engineer, working his way through project controls, project management, estimating and construction planning and preconstruction. His diverse background with contractors and projects of all sizes, provides him with unique insights and skills related to estimating, procurement and preconstruction planning.
Chris is a safety-trained supervisor (STS), a LEED® Accredited Professional, and often speaks as a keynote or chair at national conferences on estimating and preconstruction planning.