Rock Solid Project Solutions consists of talented people who helped make RSPS what it is today..
Raquel Shohet Floyd – President – has nearly 30 years of construction industry experience in the engineering, cost, scheduling, estimating, and field disciplines. Ms. Floyd has provided professional services across all industries including; public works, transportation, specialty, retail, hotel/casino, high rise, water/wastewater, heavy industrial power and petrochemical projects. Ms. Shohet Floyd, complimented by her specialty team, have extensive scheduling, cost control and estimating experience for large contractors on all project types, including large complex projects. They excel in executive level status reporting as it relates to trending and forecasting. Ms. Floyd has extensive experience instituting ‘best practices’ for her public works clients in implementing CPM scheduling; proactive claims mitigation and analysis, document control and process training. She directly manages baseline schedule roll-out and progress management for high profile and at-risk projects for both contractors and owners. She conducts presentations, and possesses excellent verbal and written communication skills. She participates in professional organizations, provides mentorships and teaches Primavera scheduling subject matter at local university.
Director of Projects
Jerry Robinson – Director of Projects – has 18 years of construction project management, scheduling, forensic analysis, and training experience. Mr. Robinson has managed field offices on multi-million-dollar projects, served as Owner’s representative, Forensic Claims Consultant and Scheduling Consultant. Mr. Robinson’s strengths include a detail-diligent approach utilizing hands-on experience from management of both design and construction projects. Having worked for both public and private entities, he has practical knowledge needed to effectively manage virtually any type of capital project. Mr. Robinson specializes in the ability to understand the situation and the difficulties that contract parties may experience during a project or after in a retrospective forensic role. This understanding, combined with Mr. Robinson’s first-hand knowledge of the proper application of specific risk mitigation techniques, evaluations, assessments and analysis of complex construction claims set him apart from other professional service consultants.
Project Specialist I
Ms. Kelly McGuire – Project Specialist I – has over 3 years experience in the construction industry with a strong focus in commercial and industrial projects. Her strengths include a strong academic background in Information Technology and Business Management. Kelly is well versed in construction reporting as well as analyzing and formulating schedules. Her specialized computer software skills include Oracle P6 Enterprise Professional Project Management and Microsoft Project. She is organized and professional team player.
Ms. Carmen Gkikas – Document Manager – has 20 years of construction industry experience in experience in business administration, management, and projects. Her emphasis in the last 7 years has been on construction project assistance, specific to document control, scheduling, software and executive reporting. She is very versatile in her role and has strengths in being a team player; able to successfully organize project teams. Excels in definition of process and championing as a lead to see project tasks though steps to completion. She is organized and professional.
Rachel Smallwood has over 10 years of experience working in construction and 25 years of experience working in the production of live entertainment. Over the last three years, Ms. Smallwood has been a project engineer for Wynn Design and Development, a Forbes Travel Guide 5-Star Luxury Resort. Under the Wynn Resorts Worldwide construction management branch, Ms. Smallwood has been a key part of capital construction for multiple projects, focusing on proactive project management. She excels in quality and design conformance, as well complete understanding of project’s lifecycle. She has earned her Masters in Construction Management, and is an OSHA Certified Trainer.
Project and Construction Manager
Project and Construction Manager with a 25 year career working with developers, owners, and general contractors on commercial, retail, and residential projects. Comprehensive knowledge of project management, construction management, project controls, scheduling, document management and budget tracking. Born leadership skills with exceptional organizational skills and decision making abilities.
Energetic and professionally versed leader in business management with 10 years of client service experience. Emphasizes on process improvement to increase project success and ensure client satisfaction. Strengths in technology and design coordination.