As a Project Manager, great communication is Valerie’s highest priority. She is responsible for ensuring that projects run smoothly from start to finish, staying on-time and adhering to their budgets at every step in the process. Valerie strives to provide her full support to her clients, team members and subcontractors alike. Through her unique approach to problem-solving, Valerie is able to provide creative solutions to any challenges that may arise during the lifespan of the project.
BACKGROUND AND EXPERIENCE:
Valerie’s career background in Architectural Design and Project Management informs her work every day. She has been an integral part of a variety of projects including: residential, retail and corporate tenant improvements; sports arena improvements; and ConRAC core and shell projects over the last 12 years of her career. Her educational background is in Fine Art, Architecture, and Business Management. She is a LEED AP for both ‘Homes’ and ‘Building Design and Construction’. Valerie brings her deep passion for both design and construction to the Rylko team.
SKILLS AND HOBBIES:
Valerie’s two stepchildren may joke that her favorite hobbies are cleaning and laundry, but she enjoys her husband’s fabulous cooking and a nice glass of wine much more. She and her husband love to host dinner parties and barbecues for their friends and family. In her downtime, Valerie also enjoys practicing Latin dance and yoga.
"The secret of getting things done is to act!” —Dante Alighieri
“There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it, and no happiness in any place except what you bring to it yourself.” —Lin Yutang