KEVIN POL, SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER | DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
Kevin has worked in the construction industry since 1986. He started his career as a carpenter for a custom home builder where customer satisfaction was his highest priority. He moved on to manage his family’s remodeling business for several years before joining Carpenter’s Local Union #393, where he advanced through the ranks of apprentice, journeyman, foreman, and superintendent. Kevin brings his strong organizational skills and years of relevant field experience to the team. He has been with Wade Ray for over 8 years.
ANTHONY VENTURA, PROJECT MANAGER
Anthony joined our team in 2013. He has been assisting our project managers in all aspects of their various projects. Anthony has a Bachelor of Science in project management as well as an Associate in Applied Science in business administration. Anthony is a member of Carpenter’s Local Union #254, where he completed his apprenticeship program and has worked on a variety of construction projects.
ROBERT LACQUA, PROJECT MANAGER
Robert has been working in the construction industry for 20 years as a project superintendent, chief estimator, and project/senior project manager. He has successfully completed both new construction projects as well as interior fit-outs in the financial, retail, and hospitality sectors and holds a Bachelor of Science in finance from St. John’s University.
KARL SADOWSKI, LEED®AP PROJECT MANAGER
Karl joined Wade Ray in 2015. Karl has 16 years of construction experience in project management, estimating, and administration of new construction, capital improvement, renovations, and maintenance projects. Karl is also a LEED Accredited Professional‐(LEED®AP), successfully passing the accreditation exam given by the Green Building Certification Institute, and has worked on several interior fit-up projects that have received LEED certification.
MELANIE SCHNITZLEIN, VP BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT & MARKETING
Melanie started at Wade Ray in early 2017 and works primarily in the NYC office. She focuses on partnership development, sales, and marketing. Melanie has 8 years of experience as an account/project manager on large-scale commercial furniture projects for Fortune 500 clients. She worked on everything from assisting clients with their design process to supervising on-site installations, and has a natural passion for connecting with others and fostering new ideas. Melanie is proud to work for a certified WBENC business.