David Kelly Ph.D., P.E.

Vice President & General Manager, Turner Construction Company

David Kelly, Ph.D., P.E. is Vice President & General Manager for the Central Texas business units of Turner Construction Company (Turner). David has worked for Turner since 1994 and has held numerous positions including field engineer, assistant superintendent, assistant estimating engineer, project engineer, chief estimating engineer, preconstruction manager, business manager, and general manager. He earned a Ph.D. in technology with a concentration in construction management from Eastern Michigan University, a M.E.M. with a concentration in systems engineering and project management from Northwestern University, and a B.S.C.E. from Lafayette College. He is a licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) in Michigan and Illinois, a past president of the American Society of Civil Engineers Michigan Section (Southeastern Branch) and serves as a part-time faculty member at the University of Michigan and Wayne State University where he lectures on various construction engineering and management topics.