Officers include the founder,
its CEO, Jeff Chen, the Company's Chief Operating Officer, and Dai-Ly
Ko, the Company's Chief Project Executive.
Greg Parker holds a
Bachelors of Architecture Degree from USC and has been a licensed
architect since 1982. Greg is certified by NCARB and holds licenses in California,
Ohio and Texas. Greg also has a Masters of Science Degree from MIT in
Civil Engineering. Prior to founding ACCI, Greg was President of
Benchmark, Morley Group's multifamily unit. Before his time at
Benchmark, Greg spent 13 years on active duty in the Navy Civil Engineer
Corps. Greg was commander of the 1st Naval Reserve Construction Regiment
with responsibility for 2,000 reserve Seabees, and is a retired Navy Captain.
the Company’s Chief Operating Officer, joined the Company in 1995. Jeff
holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from the
University of California at Berkeley, and a Master’s Degree of Science
in Civil and Environmental Engineering from MIT.
holds LEED Certification as LEED AP. Prior to joining
American, Jeff worked for Kiewit Corporation, on the Big Dig in Boston
and on a tunneling project in New York. Under Jeff’s stewardship, the
Company has developed a proprietary cost estimating program which has
allowed American to consistently develop the most accurate pricing in
the industry, starting at the conceptual stage.
Jeff Chen has also been instrumental in spearheading the Company’s
importing program of materials and assemblies. The Company has been
buying directly from China for over 10 years. This effort has resulted in
tremendous savings for American customers.
Dai-Ly Ko joined
the Company in 2003 as a product estimator and has progressed to her
current position as a vice president in charge of Project Management and Purchasing during
the last seven years. Dai-Ly has a degree in Business Administration
from the University of California, Riverside, with ten years experience
in business prior to joining the Company.