Swinerton is pleased to welcome Dane Ruddell, who has joined the Sacramento team as a Project Executive.
Dane has 30 years of experience in the construction industry, with demonstrated experience in operational leadership and strategic initiatives. Dane’s primary responsibility will be to grow Swinerton’s presence in the education sectors, including K-12, community colleges, and higher education, as well as leveraging Dane’s public sector experience in other markets.
Dane has worked with a wide range of education clients and programs, including the Los Angeles USD, the California Community College Statewide Assessment Program, the Sacramento City USD, the Elk Grove USD, the Lafayette SD, where he served as the Director of Facilities and many more throughout the United States. Dane served as the Associate Superintendent, Facilities and Operations for the Antioch School District, where he implemented the first Design/Build K-12 project in California.
Dane also has a background and experience with large commercial, retail, utility, institutional, military, healthcare and multi and single-family residential projects. He has completed work for a variety of public and private clients, including work for Verizon, Facebook, PG&E, the Defense Commissary Agency, and led the design and construction teams on over $6 billion of programs and projects.
Dane’s broad range of knowledge and experience in all areas of operations and project delivery, including planning, design and construction utilizing design-build, CM At-Risk, Lease Lease-Back, CM Multi-Prime and Design-Bid-Build delivery methods will add to and enhance Swinerton’s opportunities in Northern California.