Team

Adam Miller
President

Adam Miller

Drew Miller
Vice President

Drew Miller

Melodee Crawford
Executive Assistant / Office Manager

Melodee Crawford

Eric Bakanowski
Senior Estimator

Eric Bakanowski

Nicholas Beers
Estimator

Nicholas Beers

General Superintendent

Sean Leahey

Greg Bly
Business Development, Preconstruction Services, Marketing

Greg Bly

Brendan Phelan
Project Manager

Brendan Phelan

Melissa Frazier
Senior Contract Coordinator/Project Engineer

Melissa Frazier

President

Adam Miller

As President of A.D. Miller, Adam leads the team of 45+ staff in nurturing the company culture of ‘Building on Higher Ground.’ In 2004 Adam began working with the founders—Allen, his father, Tony, his uncle—and his brother, Drew Miller, to grow the business. He has worked his way up from the estimating department and billing and learned every position at the company before being named President.

In his role as President, he oversees the daily operations to meet company goals. In his role as Executive PreConstruction Manager and Executive Project Manager, he works directly with Project Superintendents to ensure the appropriate resources are allocated to meet client goals. Adam’s focus on utilizing technology improves the pre-construction and construction process to propel staff forward. Adam is known for his ability to relate to everyone involved in any project, from the owner and CEO to the concrete subcontractor –he understands the perspectives of so many involved in constructing a facility. He is passionate about maintaining the AD Miller brand with integrity and commitment to clients, consultants, and staff.

Adam’s formal education includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Bachelor’s Degree in Management Information Systems, Masters of Science-Construction Management from the University of Denver, and a Real Estate Development Degree from Augustana College. He began his career in Dallas, Texas where he served as a Project Manager for Real Estate and Facility Ramp-up projects across the United States and Mexico.

Vice President

Drew Miller

Andrew “Drew” D. Miller, Vice President, serves as Executive Project Manager on many of the firm’s largest projects. Focus on utilizing technology to help improve the pre-construction and construction process. After working up the ranks in managing estimating, billing, and contracts and serving as a Project Engineer, and Project Manager before being named Vice President. Drew has an established reputation for being tenacious, focused, and driven. He is authentically hard-working, and knowledgeable about the many facets of the construction industry and managing a construction company.

Drew’s career began in Texas at a large Fortune 500 corporation where he managed projects across the U.S. Drew moved back to Colorado in 2007, earned his real estate license, and started Peaks To Plains, a property management company. He obtained his MBA in Construction Management from the University of Denver, he joined A. D. Miller in 2008.

Having earned his MBA in Construction Management, a Bachelor’s Degree in  Business Finance, a Minor in Psychology, Drew embraces AD Miller’s unique philosophy of direct and proactive involvement with staff and projects. He holds an OHSA 30 certification and an IBC Class A license.

Executive Assistant / Office Manager

Melodee Crawford

Melodee Crawford is the Office Manager/Administrative Assistant/Receptionist for A. D. Miller Services, Inc., with over 35 years of experience as an administrative assistant in various fields. Having worked in commercial real estate, banking, and the White House, co-owned and running both a floral shop and veterinary hospitals, Melodee has excellent multi-tasking skills and can change working direction quickly. She has strong social skills and an incredible repertoire with management, staff, clients, and visitors. Her daily responsibilities include overseeing contractor licenses, company vehicle licensing, staff tech equipment, and phone system technology. In addition, Melodee assists the Accounting Department staff, participates in event planning, and engages in the general management of the office. She serves as the administrative assistant to the owners, controller, general superintendent, and staff accountant.

Senior Estimator

Eric Bakanowski

Eric Bakanowski delivers value to clients by drawing on his 16 years of construction experience. Eric works directly with clients concurrently he works cross-functionally with internal personnel including project managers, site superintendents, as well as subcontractors to generate preliminary budgets, project estimates, and schedules. Eric assists the entire team in maintaining project flow and diligently manages submittals, RFIs, ASIs, and change requests. He is skilled at project quantity surveys. Eric routinely works on smaller specialty projects as well as those with multi-million dollar construction budgets. His depth of experience provides him valuable insight into various project conditions and goals. With a Masters’s Degree in Operations Management and Project Management, he is skilled at maintaining composure while meticulously producing thorough pre-construction responsibilities.

Estimator

Nicholas Beers

Nicholas Beers is a highly skilled estimator with the ability to understand the aspects of various project types, including means and methods. With over eleven years of experience in the public housing, residential, commercial, and multi-family building industries he understands construction from a variety of market types. Nicholas has a strong work ethic with expertise in project estimation, supplier and subcontract management, quality assurance, and effective client communication. He has worked on several successful multi-million dollar projects, including Most Precious Blood Catholic Church. Nicholas is instrumental in completing estimations, leading value-engineering discussions, and coordinating subcontractor bid solicitation. He participates in OAC meetings, and project engineering activities. Nicholas’ career began working for the Philadelphia Housing Authority before transitioning to the construction side of housing. He joined A.D. Miller in 2018.

General Superintendent

Sean Leahey

Sean Leahey is a General Superintendent for A.D. Miller Services, Inc. With over 30 + years of expertise in commercial construction and 20 + years as a superintendent, he is a proven, hands-on construction and development professional with expertise in all facets of the industry. Sean maintains a successful track record of completing multi-million dollar projects through coordinating trades, developing partnerships, and building a positive rapport with architects, engineers, local officials, vendors, and clients. He is well versed in project estimating, identifying design problems, document control, building code and regulations, material purchasing, and onsite management from groundbreaking to certificate of occupancy. Sean built his career by working up through the trades, and his skills are clearly noticeable on the job site. Sean runs his projects focusing on safety and efficiency; there isn’t a problem or job that Sean couldn’t resolve. He holds both an ACI, RRP, and OSHA 30 certifications.

Business Development, Preconstruction Services, Marketing

Greg Bly

Greg works directly with Adam and Drew Miller to manage client relationships and brings in new business. With a 25-year sales management career in Colorado, Greg is well connected in the industry and how to support the end-to-end sales process. He plays a key role in due diligence, pre-construction consultation, client development/retention, and targeted marketing. Greg serves as client liaison between sales, pre-construction, marketing, and operations providing all clients an extra point of contact to ensure service is delivered at the highest level. He is responsible for preparing proposals including strategy and estimating support. Greg serves as the CRM administrator.

Project Manager

Brendan Phelan

As a Project Engineer for A.D. Miller Services, Inc., Brandan assists Project Managers schedule jobs and performing cost control, estimating, budgeting exercises, and managing in-field resolutions. Brendan has worked on jobs ranging from $1M to $10M for a variety of clients. He has the ability to streamline his workflow on projects to ensure items are getting accomplished correctly and efficiently, therefore adding value to all projects. Brendan holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management from Colorado State University and an OSHA 10 Certification.

Senior Contract Coordinator/Project Engineer

Melissa Frazier

Melissa plays a critical liaison role between Project Managers, Superintendents, Subcontractors, Architects, and Project Engineers. She performs numerous tasks to assist Project Managers and Superintendents, including progress billings and contract administration. Her responsibilities include the preparation of purchase orders, change orders, and subcontracts in Procore. Melissa creates the AIA contract documents and processes pay applications. She is instrumental in the coordination of weekly OAC Meetings, including the generation of CPM schedules and 3-week look ahead schedules. She generates and organizes the Warranty and O&M Books and assists with punch lists and finalized permits. Melissa holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration – Real Estate.