Camilo Garcia joined DPR in 2003 as a project engineer after completing his Master's in Construction Management at Purdue University. With DPR, he gained deep technical experience in healthcare and life sciences. In 2011, he moved to Bogota, Colombia where he provided consulting services throughout Latin America to several clients on their lean, IPD and BIM construction practices, and was also heavily engaged with long-lasting customer EMC Corporation by supporting their projects throughout Latin America before relocating to Washington, D.C. in 2014. Camilo is recognized as a strong operations leader for his discipline and commitment to his projects that have created many raving fans among customers. Camilo is one of the Business Unit Leaders for the Northeast, which currently includes D.C., Richmond, Baltimore, Boston and New Jersey.
- Role: Business Unit Leader (Washington D.C./Baltimore)
- Favorite DPR Core Value: Ever Forward
- Favorite Thing About Construction: Working with clients upfront when the project is just a concept or simple idea, and being able to work together with a team to provide a project that will exceed their expectations!
- Most Useful App: Waze by far, especially living in the DC area...
- First Job: In high school I was a DJ, and then as a freshman in college I worked in a structural engineering firm doing quantity take offs.
- Best Vacation Spot: Europe and Clearwater, Florida
- Word to the Wise (Advice): Carpe Diem (Seize the Day)