As President and CEO, Ernest is responsible for FS360′s overall operation, to include establishing its Mission, Objectives, Strategy and Operating Plan. Since the company’s inception in 2008, Ernest has led to FS360 to 170% annualized growth and into ongoing projects with many marquee client relationships, to include Delta Air Lines, Coca-Cola, Lockheed Martin, City of Atlanta, Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, Georgia State University, Georgia Institute of Technology and many others.
Ernest brings nearly 30 years of Strategic, Business Development, Operations and Finance management experience to the enterprise. He is a graduate of the University of Louisville’s College of Business and has held multiple executive positions prior to co-founding FS360. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council (GMSDC) and as Chairman of its Minority Business Enterprise Input Committee (MBEIC). He is also an active member of the Associated Builders & Contractors and the Gwinnett County Chamber of Commerce.
Chris provides financial oversight for FS 360. Chris’s vast experience in underwriting, capital investing, construction management and finance administration are essential to every phase of FS 360’s business.
Over his 20 + year career in Civil Engineering and Construction Management, Ken has served as overseen projects totaling > $350 million, with single projects exceeding $70 million. His experience includes providing consulting, design/engineering services, general contracting and construction management services to all sectors of the marketplace.
Scot is an integral member of FS 360 operations team. Since joining the company in 2012, he has been responsible for delivering some of the company’s largest and most comprehensive projects. Scot oversees FS 360′s key corporate and higher education client relations, to include all Business Development, Pre-Construction/Estimation and Project Execution activities. Scot brings nearly 20 years’ experience managing complex projects that required innovative, problem-solving methodologies. In addition, Scot has worked on multiple projects at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (HJAIA), with a collective value exceeding $100 million.
Scot will work with the Skanska-FS 360 project team to direct the team’s efforts regarding the project’s Utility Coordination. In support of these tasks, Scot’s Georgia Utility Contractors license and his HJAIA experience will prove very beneficial to all stakeholders.
Channing is responsible for ensuring the company’s obligations are delivered on time, on budget and with very high quality. In this position, Channing is the impetus for developing and implementing process and quality management tools, including improving FS 360’s pre-qualification, project onboarding, financial reporting and quality control processes. His past experience in the field and as a Senior Project Manager has prepared Channing well for this role. His prior positions required that he work intimately with clients to effectively communicate project work, quality, logistics and safety plans. Channing brings that experience and his personal commitment to excellence to this role.
Channing is a dual degree graduate from the Georgia Institute of Technology and Morehouse College having received Civil Engineering and Physic degrees, respectively. He is extremely active in the community and has a passion for teaching and mentoring the next generation of construction leadership.
As Safety Director, Tim develops and provides technical and administrative direction on all safety and health policies and programs for FS360, including developing and implementing safety training programs for employees. He oversees, monitors and updates safety programs for compliance with OSHA and DOT standards, EPA regulations, CERLA, and RCRA, NFPA, and ANSI regulations, including hazard and risk assessments. He works with senior management and project teams in hiring, developing and overseeing project safety staff and regularly visits all FS 360 projects.
Tim is a registered Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) with the Board of Certified Safety Professionals, Certified Safety Manager with the World Safety Organization, Certified Environmental Safety Compliance Officer (CESCO) with the National Registry of Environmental Professionals and a Construction Risk Insurance Specialist. His 20-plus-year career spans heavy civil, underground, complex environmental and building projects, with training also as an Nuclear Biological Chemical Warfare Specialist in the U.S. Army.