What year did you start at Taber Company?
What was your first position / job title at Taber Company?
Assistant Project Manager
What is your current position / job title at Taber Company?
What do you like best about working at Taber Company?
The supportive work environment! People are here to help each other, teach each other, and be successful as a team.
When and where did you start your professional career?
I began my professional career here at Taber!
What colleges Universities, technical or other training have you attended?
I studied mechanical engineering in college and interned at Intel Corporations before getting into millwork/construction.
How has the company supported your career goals?
Taber has provided a great community with endless opportunity to learn and become a better project manager.
What do you like most about TABER?
Taber has a personal element. The company has a high standard of work, but also a strong focus in customer relations. We put a lot of effort into developing life-long relationships with clients.
What are your business goals?
My business goals are to perfect the role of project manager to support the company, to eventually become a foundational employee to the company.
What accomplishment (at Taber Company?) are you most proud of?
I had a job called “Branded Online” with a lot of unique/complicated custom work, which included a veneered “porthole,” and an 8-foot high metal frame to create an open-aired conference room. The result was beautiful and I’m proud of how that project went.
What project has had the biggest impact on you and why?
I was the PM for the new Rivian facility in Tustin. There were an incredible amount of challenges to overcome, and I believe the lessons/experienced gained from that job have given me a unique jump in my job experience, and a reinforced love for the work I do. And the end result looked great!
Any hobbies you would like to mention?
I nerd out on film photography, and I enjoy being in the outdoors in any capacity (hiking, surfing, camping, etc).
Would you recommend this as a place to work? If so, why?
I would! The company has strong core principles and a team mentality, and I believe that will lead to even greater success.
Who inspires you?
I take a lot of inspiration from the senior employees/PM’s here. I admire their work ethic and knowledge they’ve built up. And on a personal level, I’ve been blessed to be surrounded by friends/family that are wonderful and inspirational people.
If you could snap your fingers and become an expert in something, what would it be?
I’d love to be an expert cook with a snap of my fingers! Or perhaps an expert surfer.