M Property Services (MPS) proudly announces the hiring of Dr. Ramona Tumblin-Rucker, PEng, MBA, MPM, CHC, as Director of Design/Build & Construction Management.
In her new position, Tumblin-Rucker will provide oversight to evaluate and monitor complete design/build project bids, construction schedules, proformas, budgets and project activities. She will also manage project implementation, including resource allocation, quality control, change order processing and risk analysis, as well as conduct field inspections and monitor building program success.
She has more than 30 years of project management experience, having previously served as Project Manager for McCarthy Building Companies and Legacy Building Group where she successfully managed projects of various sizes and levels of complexity in the healthcare, academic and corporate industries.
“We are very excited to have Dr. Tumblin-Rucker join the M Property Services team,” said MPS Chairman Paul McKee, Jr. “She uses best practices and industry standards to deliver high-level projects ranging in cost from $50,000, all the way up to $182 million. We are very impressed with her education and dedication to her profession and community and are excited to see what she does at MPS.”
Tumblin-Rucker has a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering from Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, MO; MBA in Management from Oklahoma City University in Oklahoma City, OK; Master of Project Management from Keller Graduate School of Management in St. Louis, MO and Doctor of Management from Webster University.
Industry organizations she is a member of include: National Society of Black Engineers, Associated General Contractors of St. Louis, St. Louis Construction Forum, St. Louis Construction Consumers Council, Missouri Society for Healthcare Engineering, American Society for Healthcare Engineering, and American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers.
Tumblin-Rucker is equally as passionate about serving her community as she is about delivering stellar project outcomes. Organizations she devotes her time to include the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Rainbow Village, Olivet Missionary Baptist Church, NSBE PCI Program, and various other STEM-related events.