Suffolk, one of the most innovative and successful builders and real estate enterprises in the country, has hired Terrance Sterett, PE, as Project Executive for its Tampa office. With over 18 years of experience, Sterett will be responsible for the management oversight of several high-profile projects, as well as assisting in further expanding Suffolk’s growth in the region. A licensed engineer, certified general contractor, and LEED-Accredited Professional in Building Design and Construction, Sterett has a diverse skill set and a wide range of industry expertise.
“Terrance brings an incredible amount of experience to us, and we are thrilled that he has decided to join the Suffolk team,” said Josh Christensen, Suffolk’s General Manager of the Gulf Coast region. “He has worked in nearly every industry sector including K12, higher education, aviation, industrial, and manufacturing. Combined with his understanding of the Tampa Bay area and strong local relationships, he will be an integral part of our continued growth in the region.”
In his role, Sterett will be responsible for providing direction and leadership to project teams throughout the region. Most immediately, he will be involved with the Edition Hotel & Residences as part of Tampa’s Water Street development.
“I was drawn to Suffolk’s use of emerging construction technology,” added Sterett. “Suffolk is an unprecedented leader in our industry and as a result is growing exponentially. I want to play a strong role in that growth as well as enhancing Suffolk’s community involvement.”
Sterett serves as a board member of the Gulf Coast chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors and was a member of Leadership Tampa Bay Class of 2018. He earned a Bachelor of Science and Masters of Science in civil engineering from the University of Kentucky. In his spare time, he is a competitive spearfisherman and a licensed private pilot. Sterett and his wife, Kelsi, reside in New Port Richey.
Suffolk is a national enterprise that invests, innovates, and builds. Suffolk is an end-to-end business that provides value throughout the entire project lifecycle by leveraging its core construction management services with vertical service lines that include real estate capital investment, design, self-perform construction services, technology start-up investment and innovation research/development.
Suffolk is a national company with $4.5 billion in annual revenue, 2,400 employees and main offices in Boston (headquarters), New York, Miami, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Estero, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and San Diego. Suffolk serves clients in every major industry sector, including healthcare, science and technology, education, gaming, transportation/aviation, and commercial. Suffolk is privately held and is led by founder, chairman and CEO John Fish. Suffolk is ranked #23 on the Engineering News Record list of “Top 400 Contractors.” For more information, visit www.suffolk.com and follow Suffolk on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, and Instagram.