Leadership

Donald Boyken

DONALD R. BOYKEN, FRICS, FAACE, CCP

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Mr. Boyken has been active in the construction industry since 1970. His experience includes development and management of resort, commercial, transportation, infrastructure and higher education projects in the United States, the Caribbean, Latin America and the United Kingdom. Based in Atlanta, Mr. Boyken provides consulting services both nationally and internationally.

Edward Thigpen

EDWARD THIGPEN

DIRECTOR

Throughout his career, Edward has been a general contractor, construction manager, program manager and owner’s representative on both design-build and design-bid-build projects. His skills also include site planning, safety engineering, public relations, value engineering, critical path method (CPM) scheduling, transportation engineering and interior design. In addition to working on turn-key and tenant build-out projects, Edward’s projects include golf courses and sports fields, healthcare facilities, resorts and casinos, office buildings, manufacturing plants and infrastructure in the United States and the Caribbean.

Leslie Linton

LESLIE LINTON

ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

Leslie Linton offers a wealth of business development knowledge to the DRB team. Her expertise spans corporate, healthcare, hospitality, education, government and technology fields. With a strong foundation in direct sales and her dynamic perspective of identifying customer needs, Leslie effortlessly translates the scope of work into a project contract. Emphasizing on increasing revenues for her clients and establishing growth for the future.

Chloe Arwood

CHLOE ARWOOD

PROJECT MANAGER

Chloe brings a high level of interpersonal and communication skills to DRB. Her ability to plan, organize, and direct operations related for current projects is unparalleled. With previous experience working for a General Contractor, Chloe learned all sides of the business from managing finances to negotiating with clients and sub-contractors. The main priority is establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with clients and their teams to ensure quality and reliability on which DRB Development Solutions is known.

GRAEME STAUNTON, MRICS LEED AP

CHICAGO OFFICE
PROJECT MANAGER

Mr. Staunton provides clients with tailored solutions crafted from over two decades of global experience in the construction consulting industry. His expansive background in multiple sectors of project management range from Aviation, Commercial, Energy, Infrastructure, Hospitality and Residential, just to name a few. Graeme has partnered with Tim on the Navy Pier Curio Hotel and Rooftop Venue in Chicago. Utilizing his skills of value engineering and schedule management without compromising quality, timeline or budget. The systematic approach Mr. Staunton offers at every stage of a project, increases DRB Development Solutions “Power of Perspective”.

Tim Stewart

TIMOTHY F. STEWART, AIA

CHICAGO OFFICE
PROJECT MANAGER

Since 1985 Tim has been involved in the design profession of the hotel / retail arena. His diverse background with general contractors, developers and owners provides Tim with the ability to advise clients on potential project challenges and to recommend realistic and timely solutions. As Project Manager, Tim’s initial focus is the Navy Pier and Rooftop Venue in Chicago, Illinois. Tim’s experience in project management, budget and cost control and zoning and building permits offers clients the special skills needed on every project.

From project management to disaster restoration, DRB tailors our construction management services to meet your unique needs.