The staff at Ginno Construction Company is an experienced and diverse group with a proven track record.  We are confident that we will meet all of our clients’ needs and expectations.

Kris Pereira, CEO

As CEO of Ginno Construction Company, Kris provides overall leadership to the company.  He has been in the construction industry since 1985 and is responsible for market development as well as budgeting for preconstruction.  He maintains a “flat” hierarchy within the company; he believes that it is everybody’s responsibility to ensure the success of every project.  Kris holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Management from California State University – Chico. Kris is also past President of the North Idaho Building Contractors Association.

Rich Wells, President

Rich started his career as a carpenter’s apprentice in 1992, working his way to Superintendent by 1996.  He brings a unique “hands on”, real field experience to our company.  His perspective bridges the gap between the field, office and the client – giving him valuable insight as a leader and manager.   Rich is a member of the class of 1992 and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Management, and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Washington State University. Rich holds a certificate in Construction Management and is the current Chairman of the Associated Builders & Contractors Spokane, WA chapter.

 Brian Longwell, Vice President

Brian has been involved in the construction industry for 16 years. He brings hands on experience in estimating as well as youth to the office staff. Since he has joined the team he has managed many projects from medical office buildings to several school renovations. He holds a Bachelors of Arts degree from North Idaho College as well as a Bachelor of Arts in business from Gonzaga University.

Dave Renaldo, Senior Project Manager

Dave started his career with Ginno Construction as a carpenter in the fall of 1998.  His goals and ambition put him on the path to project management.  Dave has managed projects up to $16 million as both a Superintendent and Project Manager.  His field experience in carpentry and management gives him the tools necessary to create accurate budgets and realistic schedules.  Dave has earned his LEED GA accreditation.  He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the State University of New York/ Plattsburgh State College.

Greg Rodriguez, Safety and Environmental Officer

Greg has been involved in the construction industry for over 15 years, 10 as a safety officer.  He is an integral part of all jobsite setup and continually helps maintains a safe worksite and environmentally friendly workplace. His focus on safety is an important part of the job not only to Ginno personnel, but to all our subcontractors, venders, and the general public.  He makes sure all required documents are filed with the appropriate entities, and kept in order for all projects.  Among his numerous certifications, he is an OSHA Outreach Instructor, CPR/AED/Basic First Aid Trainer, CESCEL certified, and is and NCCER Master Trainer and Construction Site Safety Master Trainer. Greg is also the Chairman for the North Idaho Safety Fest event that happens each year.

Laurie Puls, Controller/Office Manager

Laurie has been in the accounting field since 1980 and has specialized in construction accounting since 1986.  She is a key employee to our team due to her management and organizational skills. She has extensive experience with several computerized accounting systems throughout her career and is capable of customizing reports to meet the client’s needs.   Laurie is an essential to our office team to keep the office running smoothly and efficiently.  Laurie holds a Business degree from San Joaquin Delta College. 

Tiffany Nater, Project Administrator

Tiffany is the first point of contact when you visit or call our office.  She has various duties including: handling contracts, bid documents, insurance compliance & project closeout. Tiffany supports both office & field personnel.  She is vital to the day to day operation and function of our company.