Deborah Thrasher’s educational background is in corporate finance and accounting. Thrasher spent the first half of her career in this field working for both for-profit and non-profit companies. She has been in the construction industry for 16 years now, first starting in residential and then moving to commercial. Currently, Deborah manages individual projects as well as overseeing a team of project engineers, project managers, and assistant project managers.
The construction industry is constantly changing with various economic conditions, emerging materials and techniques, and requirements by other industry sectors. No two projects are the same, and each day presents new obstacles with the opportunity to overcome and learn and test your skills. A successful project requires cooperation and knowledge sharing from every member of the team. It is extremely satisfying to see a project go from paper to the end use it was intended and delivering value to your client.