As Brailsford & Dunlavey’s PK-12 practice leader, Mr. Mangrum has over two decades of experience representing a broad range of clients during the design and construction of their major capital developments. He is a recognized thought leader in the national PK-12 implementation space and is a trusted advisor to some of the largest urban public school districts in the country. Mr. Mangrum has a consistent performance record for bringing complex and politically sensitive school projects in on time and on budget, while maintaining standards of excellence in quality and a clear dialogue with community members.
Mr. Mangrum offers extensive experience in providing pre-construction services such as planning, programming, design management, estimating, scheduling, value engineering, contract negotiations, and scheduling. In addition, his implementation expertise consists of project management, procurement, contracts management, scheduling, claims management, and project close-out. Most recently, he has overseen all project management for the District of Columbia Public Schools modernization program ($3.5B) and the Baltimore City Public Schools modernization and construction program ($1.1B), as well as program management services for the Redwood City School District in Northern California.