President & CEO, Chairman of the Board
Kevin is responsible for financial control, customer satisfaction and the overall performance of West Valley Construction. He is committed to ensuring a safety-first culture while delivering exceptional customer service, innovative solutions and competitive pricing. Before becoming the President and CEO, Kevin served in a number of positions including Vice President of Operations and Senior Vice President of West Valley. The past 30 plus years have given him well-rounded Knowledge of the underground construction industry and, in particular, how the Company’s unique history, ownership culture, highly skilled workforce and superior management team differentiate it from our Competitors. Kevin holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Management from California State University Chico, is a member of United Contractors, American Water Works Association, and a Board member of the California Chamber of Commerce.
Chief Information Officer, Board Member
Jeff has been with WVCC since 1978 and leads the Company’s Information Technology Division. He provides vision and leadership for developing and implementing information technology initiatives that help advance the Company’s mission, support operations, and provide value added solutions to customers. Jeff has implemented numerous systems and developed the Company’s intranet, including specialized leading-edge applications for managing the safety program and providing customer portals. Jeff graduated from San Jose State University with a degree in Engineering and Computer Science, and he is a member of the Construction Financial Management Association.
Vice President Corporate Assets/Board Member
Jimm joined WVCC in 1998 with more than 18 years’ in the fleet management industry. As Vice President Corporate Assets, Jimm is responsible for the purchase, tracking, maintenance, and divestiture of corporate assets, including our extensive vehicle and equipment fleet, real property, intellectual property, and other physical infrastructure. Jimm works closely with construction crews to provide safe, ergonomic, and regulatory-compliant equipment & facilities for efficient construction operations.
He previously held the position of Vice President Southern Operations with oversight for construction in Fresno, Visalia, Bakersfield and Los Angeles area. He is a Certified Automotive Fleet Manager, a SWRCB-certified D1 Water Distribution Operator, a member of United Contractors Association, the Construction Financial Management Association, the National Association of Fleet Administrators, the Fresno and Silicon Valley Chambers of Commerce.
Michael Cadei, P.E., DBIA
Vice President/Managing Engineer, Board Member
Mike is responsible for the execution of all design-build, pre-construction and engineered projects for the Company. He joined WVCC in 2000 with more than 13 years’ of engineering experience, and started the Company’s integrated design-build effort. Since then, the Company has completed over 350 design-build projects for numerous utility and private clients. Mike believes that offering at-risk, integrated design-build delivery to our clients is a natural progression from the Company’s commitment to “we build it right.” He is truly driven to manage WVCC’s design-build projects to successful completion. Mike holds a BS with Distinction in Civil Engineering from San Jose State University, is a registered civil engineer in California and Nevada and earned the Design-Build Professional TM designation in 2008 through the Design-Build Institute of America.
Chief Operating Officer, Board Member
Jeff provides executive oversight for all construction operations of WVCC including directing estimating efforts and bid reviews for large contracts and new ventures, ensuring competitive pricing, and providing innovative solutions to customers’ challenges. His extensive pipeline, field engineering and value engineering experience have saved clients millions of dollars over his career. Jeff has more than 25 years of experience in management positions with the Company, including Vice President Northern Operations, and Division Manager of Redwood City/Northern Bay Area, Peninsula. He is committed to developing current and future leaders of the Company, developing effective working relationships with customers, and driving the Company’s safety incident rate to the lowest level possible. Jeff is a member of the American Water Works Association (AWWA), and United Contractors. He graduated from Chico State University with a BA degree in Economics and a minor in Finance.
Chief Financial Officer, Secretary, and Treasurer
Dave joined WVCC in 2010 after more than 20 years in hi-tech startup and Fortune 100 corporate finance and operations management. His broad range of expertise in GAAP accounting and management reporting includes SEC/IPO and merger activity as well as a variety of operations development management. Dave is responsible for all financial reporting, budgeting, and treasury functions as well as oversight of the company’s equity plans and Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). He holds an MBA from the University of Colorado, and a BS degree in Environmental Engineering from Lehigh University, and he currently serves as President of the Silicon Valley Chapter of the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA).