Glendale, CA (August 9, 2021) – PCL Construction welcomes Michael Headrick to the organization’s California Buildings Group where he will lead the Los Angeles office as vice president and district manager. He rounds out the California Buildings leadership team, supporting Aaron Yohnke, senior vice president, in the continued growth of PCL’s largest and fastest growing U.S. region.
“It’s an honor to take a leadership role in a thriving area with such a diverse and talented team to continue to build iconic and complex projects that positively impact the communities in which we live and work,” says Headrick.
Mike’s appointment is a direct result of his success in growing with, investing in and building up PCL’s operations in the mid-west. He has spent the last 24 years building strong owner and partner relations with notable clients such as General Mills, Uponor, University of North Dakota, University of Minnesota, Seagate and multiple Native American tribes focusing on expanding their operations. To support the needs of the market and clients, while also building on his personal passion for mentorship and teaching, Mike developed a strong local operations team through a shared vision of safety, excellence and service.
“Mike’s experience in LA’s existing markets of higher education and aviation will aid in maintaining our strong commitment in these areas, while his significant knowledge in life sciences and manufacturing will open the door for new opportunities. His expertise combined with his capability for developing people presents very exciting possibilities for the continued growth of our Los Angeles area operations,” says Yohnke.
Mike’s career with PCL began as a project engineer in 1997 after achieving his master’s degree in agricultural engineering. He served in various capacities before his promotion to district manager in 2014 and vice president in 2017.
PCL’s California Buildings group continues to deliver unrivaled projects and experiences throughout California headed by a strong leadership team. Mike joins Lucas Mallory, area manager for San Diego, and Steve Whitman, area manager for Orange County, in support of Aaron Yohnke, senior vice president. The California Buildings leadership team will continue to work closely with Cathy Orquiola, regional vice president overseeing buildings operations throughout California, Seattle and Hawaii.
About PCL Construction
PCL is a group of independent construction companies that carries out work across the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, and in Australia. These diverse operations in the civil infrastructure, heavy industrial, and buildings markets are supported by a strategic presence in 31 major centers. Together, these companies have an annual construction volume of more than $6 billion, making PCL one of the largest contracting organizations in North America. Watch us build at PCL.com.