Vice President Construction, The Davis Companies
Gretchen McGill is Vice President Construction with The Davis Companies. In her role, she is responsible for managing construction projects to ensure that they are executed within investment guidelines; negotiating terms of agreements, drafting contracts and obtaining permits and licenses, estimating costs and scheduling deliverables, overseeing all on-site and off-site construction to monitor compliance with building, safety and environmental regulations and collaborating with architects, engineers and other construction specialists to ensure timely delivery of projects.
With over 25 years’ experience working for such firms as Trammell Crow Company, Boston Properties ad MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Gretchen has been involved in every facet of development and construction management from multiple perspectives, including Owner, Developer, End User, Affordable Housing, General Contractor and Consultant.
Gretchen’s involvement with All Hands and Hearts started as a volunteer in the Philippines. She has continued to be involved with All Hands and Hearts as a volunteer, donor and past Chief Operating Officer. Gretchen holds a Master Degree in Emergency Management from the Massachusetts Maritime Academy and a Bachelor of Arts with a concentration in Economics from Boston University.