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Pat is an experienced capital projects leader for Plante Moran Cresa. For 33 years, he has managed work for higher education, commercial, healthcare, automotive, government, and retail clients, providing value-based executive leadership and program management services in both Chicago and Michigan.
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"Know the business needs of your client and work with them to clearly define the parameters and desired outcomes for their building program. I get great satisfaction knowing our resources make a difference during plan development by encouraging creative design and executing quality construction safely, on schedule and within the budget."

Additional Thoughts

What’s the difference between a construction manager, architect, and owner’s representative?

Failing to meet financial expectations, running behind schedule, or going over budget from mistakes can increase a capital project’s costs exponentially. Owner’s reps are uniquely able to help organizations plan and execute successful capital improvement programs.

Pat Podges Plante Moran Cresa
Article March 02, 2018 2 min read
Northwestern Michigan College opens new student housing building

It was a pleasure to work with Northwestern Michigan College to complete its new $8.8 million, 135-bed student housing building.

Pat Podges Plante Moran Cresa
Article September 07, 2017 1 min read