A background that reaches from correctional officer to construction supervisor may seem odd but, in fact, makes Tom uniquely qualified to know how to get the most out of individuals who directly report to him. He is a “get things done” sort of person who is also qualified in several facets of construction technology estimating, scheduling, finish construction. Tom is a valuable addition to a construction supervisory team.

Ton has considerable experience in running his own millwork shop for hardwood trim and hard surface installation crews. Tom is certified by several vendors as a hard-surface/epoxy technician. Tom holds certificates as an officer and instructor for Tennessee Correctional institutions. As a construction consultant, Tom has specialized in supervising and field operations.

Tom is a native of Tennessee. He attended Lee University, Cleveland Tennessee where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree. Tom and his wife live in Jamestown, Tennessee. They have two sons both studying to be engineers.

Thomas D. “Tom” Robertson’s CV

Summary of Background

  • Formed and built local construction company from inception.
  • Has experience in constructing projects in different cities outside home office area.
  • Enjoys reputation of quality resulting in repeat clientele
  • Extensive superintendent experience has direct results in coordinating and expediting several employees and a diverse group of subcontractors
  • Has extensive experience in Timberline Estimating software as well as other estimating methods, resulting in strong understanding of how projects are constructed and costed.
  • Has also worked in Law Enforcement specializing in correctional facility management and crisis control management and intervention.

Areas of Experience

  • Consultant.
  • Company President/Owner.
  • Project Manager
  • Staff Estimator.
  • Correctional Facility Manager.
  • Law Enforcement Officer.

Education

1987 Received a Bachelor of Science degree from Lee University, Cleveland, TN.
1984 Studied blueprint reading and architectural drafting at Cleveland State Community College, Cleveland, TN, while pursuing BS degree at Lee College.

Professional

Licenses

  • Holds General Contractor License in Tennessee.

Certifications

  • Tennessee Correctional Institute Officer.
  • Concealed Carry Permit Holder.
  • Class “A” Commercial Driver.

Employment History

2014 – Present Consultant, Professional Construction Consulting, Inc.
2002 – 2013 Founder and Owner of Tom Robertson Construction Co. a general contractor in Jamestown, Tennessee, for commercial renovation and remodeling projects. The company also constructed some Contract Homes. Moved home office from Southaven, MS to Jamestown, TN in 2003. The company specialized in hard surfaces (tile, slate, hardwood and solid surfaces) and had its own millwork shop to fabricate, furnish and install special hardwood shapes. A client sample is:

  • Eco Travel Plaza, Crossville, TN, (several projects.
  • Horizon Travel Center, Crossville, TN.
  • Dairy Queen of America (several projects)
1997 – 2003 Project Manager / Estimator for C&M Builders, Inc., Southaven, Mississippi.  Handled projects all the way from marketing the company to estimating, project management and close-out.  While employed there became very experienced in Timberline Estimating software.  Some representative projects / clients are:

  • Head Start Offices, Southaven, MS
  • LDS Ward Co. (several projects)
  • Carrier Corporation. (several projects)
  • Kellogg Corporation. (several projects)
  • New Baptist Church, Memphis, TN
  • City Hall Addition, Tunica, MS
1993 – 1997 Founder and Owner of Tom Robertson Construction Co., a general contractor in Cleveland, Tennessee. Company was primarily a small commercial and residential contractor, and had specialties in painting, Millwork installation, and commercial door and Finish hardware installation.
1990 – 1993 Superintendent for Target Construction Co., Inc., Memphis, Tennessee.  This company performed convenience store / gas station construction, including product piping and petroleum vapor recovery systems.  This specialty construction required extensive travel and experience in constructing in unfamiliar surroundings.

  • Circle K Restaurant Renovations (several projects).
  • Stage II Vapor Recovery Corp., (several projects in Texas).
  • Memphis City School Addition, Memphis, TN.
1985 – 1990 Started as laborer and worked up to carpenter with Lynn Dicks Construction Co., in Cleveland, Tennessee.  Also worked as an individual contractor and other carpenter jobs while finishing college.

  • SF Healthworks Clinic, Cleveland, TN.
  • Life Care Nursing Home, Chattanooga, TN.
  • Stratford Housing Nursing Home, Chattanooga, TN.

Accomplishments

Professional Accomplishments:

  • Published Author of book titled, “Sleeping Saints’ 2008

Certifications

  • Tennessee Correctional Institute Officer.
  • Concealed Carry Permit Holder.
  • Class “A” Commercial Driver.

Service and Civic Involvement:

  • Candidate for Fentress County Executive, Tennessee, 2010

Personal Accomplishments

  • Published Author of book titled, “Sleeping Saints’ 2008