M Property Services (MPS) proudly announces the hiring of Dr. Ramona Tumblin-Rucker, PEng, MBA, MPM, CHC, as Director of Design/Build & Construction Management.
In her new position, Tumblin-Rucker will provide oversight to evaluate and monitor complete design/build project bids, construction schedules, proformas, budgets and project activities. She will also manage project implementation, including resource allocation, quality control, change order processing and risk analysis, as well as conduct field inspections and monitor building program success.
She has more than 30 years of project management experience, having previously served as Project Manager for McCarthy Building Companies and Legacy Building Group where she successfully managed projects of various sizes and levels of complexity in the healthcare, academic and corporate industries.
“We are very excited to have Dr. Tumblin-Rucker join the M Property Services team,” said MPS Chairman Paul McKee, Jr. “She uses best practices and industry standards to deliver high-level projects ranging in cost from $50,000, all the way up to $182 million. We are very impressed with her education and dedication to her profession and community and are excited to see what she does at MPS.”
Tumblin-Rucker has a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering from Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, MO; MBA in Management from Oklahoma City University in Oklahoma City, OK; Master of Project Management from Keller Graduate School of Management in St. Louis, MO and Doctor of Management from Webster University in Webster Groves, MO.
Industry organizations she is a member of include: National Society of Black Engineers, Associated General Contractors of St. Louis, St. Louis Construction Forum, St. Louis Construction Consumers Council, Missouri Society for Healthcare Engineering, American Society for Healthcare Engineering, and American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers.
Tumblin-Rucker is equally as passionate about serving her community as she is about delivering stellar project outcomes. Organizations she devotes her time to include the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Rainbow Village, Olivet Missionary Baptist Church, NSBE PCI Program, and various other STEM-related events.
About M Property Services
Founded in 1990, M Property Services, LLC (MPS) is a full-service real estate development, property management and brokerage firm based in O’Fallon, MO. At the core of every MPS development is the concept of LifeWorks® – the creation of master-planned environments that are attuned to the needs and aspirations of the total person, providing opportunities for individuals to live, learn, work, play and pray. M Property Services has provided development assistance for over 3,600 acres and over 3.5 million square feet of commercial and residential space. Specializing in large-scale, mixed-use developments, MPS and its affiliates have owned or developed and sold office buildings, industrial facilities, retail centers and sites throughout the St. Louis metropolitan region and surrounding states. Developments include the 1,200-acre WingHaven mixed-use community in O’Fallon, MO; NorthPark premier business park in North St. Louis County; and NorthSide Regeneration, an urban mixed-use community encompassing over 1,500 acres in North St. Louis City. For more information about M Property Services, visit www.mps-stl.com or call 636-561-9300.