Kim Bates is driven by the desire to innovate and advance construction processes. She provides the tools and building blocks for people to make key business decisions. A technology strategist, she leads the Technology & Innovation team, harmonizing ERP systems across DPR’s family of companies and finding solutions to complex problems through data analysis. With accurate data and efficient processes, she helps DPR forge long-last relationships with customers and partners that are built on operational excellence.
"The Fall of 1997 DPR took a chance on a new-to-the-industry technologist, and I never looked back. Even back then DPR was ahead of our time in construction technology innovation."
- Role: Technology & Innovation
- Favorite DPR Core Value: Enjoyment
- What You Love About Construction: I love the beautiful outcomes from complex innovations. I love that we can bring to life the dreams and vision of our clients, peers and teammates.
- Most Useful App: the flashlight
- Your Hero: Michelle Obama
- Word to the Wise (advice): Each moment is an opportunity to learn, grow and share with others. You are here because of the misstep you may have just had; you’ve learned. Ever Forward.