J. Rob Pietruszka

President

My name is J. Rob Pietruszka, I’ve been President of the Progressive Construction Group since we opened our doors as Progressive Poured Walls in 2006.

I oversee the business functions of the 4 companies within the Progressive Construction Group, Progressive Poured Walls, Progressive PreKast, Progressive Piling & Engineering and Progressive Sitework.

I enjoy spending time with my family, attending my kids sporting events, boating and going to the gym.

Team Member Since 2006

Kristy Pietruszka

Controller

My name is Kristy Pietruszka and I’ve worked as the Controller of Progressive Construction Group since 2013.

I specialize in financial reporting, but I am also responsible for overseeing many executive functions of the business.

I’m inspired daily by my husband and two kids. I enjoy spending time with my family, relaxing at the lake and traveling.

Team Member Since 2013

Dave Jurcich

Manager

My name is Dave Jurcich and I have worked as a Manager of Progressive Construction Group since 2007.

My current role is Sitework and Excavating Manager and I am responsible for overseeing the daily operations and management of our residential sitework development and excavation operations.  Additionally, I assist in the operations management for the other divisions of Progressive Construction Group.

Team Member Since 2007

Shad Cubbison

Production and Estimating Manager

My name is Shad Cubbison and I am the Production and Estimating Manager of Progressive Poured Walls.  I have worked for the company since 2018 and my poured wall experience dates back to 2002.

My day-to-day functions include but are not limited to: estimating, logistics, customer service and providing support to our field staff.

I spend much of my free time watching my kids play youth and high school sports.

Team Member Since 2018

Michael Whelan

Sales and Operations Manager

My name is Michael Whelan and I’ve worked as the Sales and Operations Manager for Progressive PreKast since 2018.

I coordinate all sales efforts, and work collectively with other members of the Progressive Construction Group to manage the day-to-day operations of Progressive PreKast.

I enjoy spending as much time as possible with my family, being active in our Church, and making smores.

Team Member Since 2018

Jason Kabbara

Member and Principal Engineer

My name is Jason Kabbara, I am Member and Principal Engineer for Progressive Piling and Engineering with licenses to practice in the states of Ohio, Michigan, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia.

My expertise is in the field of geotechnical engineering, deep foundations, and structural design.

I enjoy spending time with our five kids, playing tennis, being out in nature, and traveling.

Team Member Since 2019

Lisa Chaves

Assistant Controller

My name is Lisa Chavez and I have worked as the Assistant Controller of Progressive Construction Group for 2019.

I am responsible for financial reporting for (3) of the Progressive Construction Group’s companies.

I enjoy being with my family, taking walks with my granddaughter, and summertime.

Team Member Since 2019

Brad Bracken

Purchasing and Fleet Manager 

My name is Brad Bracken and I have been the Purchasing and Fleet Manager for Progressive Poured Walls for since 2016.

I am also responsible for overseeing all purchasing and also maintaing vehicles and equipment.

I’m a U.S Navy retired Chief Petty Officer and married to my best friend. We have 4 successful kids and both enjoy the challenges of DIY projects around our homes.  I also enjoy any chance I get to weld and fabricate for CLE Welding.

Team Member Since 2016

Jack Newman

Human Resources Manager, Estimator

My name is Jack Newman.  I am the Human Resources Manager and Estimator for the Progressive Construction Group.

I’m responsible for recruiting, hiring and benefits management for employees.  I also analyze architectural prints and calculate job cost estimates.

I enjoy attending my children’s sporting events, traveling, and skiing. I’m proud to be retired Navy.

Team Member Since 2020

Phil McClain

Field Supervisor

My name is Phil McClain and I’ve worked at Progressive Poured Walls since 2011 the excavation side.

I’m currently a field supervisor and I am responsible for ensuring jobs are completed accurately.

I enjoy hunting, fishing, hockey and spending time with my son and wife.

Team Member Since 2011

Amber Troyan

Dispatcher

My name is Amber Troyan and I have worked for Progressive Poured Walls since 2016.

I’ve held the dispatch role since 2021, scheduling inspections, concrete, and stone.

I enjoy spending time with my husband, son, dog, and camping.

Team Member Since 2016

Elizabeth Sefchik

Billing and AP Specialist

My name is Elizabeth Sefchik and I have been with Progressive Poured Walls since 2021.

I serve as the Billing and AP Specialist while also assisting with payroll and providing general administrative support.

I enjoy watching my kids at their sporting events and playing with our many animals.

Team Member Since 2021

Lulu

Office Dog

My name is Lulu, and I started in the office June 2020 after being so successful at working from home.

I provide emotional support and smiles.

I love long walks and naps.

Team Member Since 2020