SUSAN M. COLLINS

Susan Collins has been involved in the Construction Management field of the commercial construction industry in various capacities for over 30 years.  She has over five years experience working for Architectural Firms as an Architectural and Mechanical Draftsman.  Susan has also served as a Quality Control Inspector for several U.S. Government Projects and also for the Corps of Engineers.  She has served as a Field Engineer for the Air National Guard.


Currently Susan is the Project Manager for the University of Holy Cross New Dormitory Project in New Orleans.  Previously managed project for CS & Associates include Archdiocese of New Orleans - St. David School Project and Loyola University Buddig Hall Project.  Her duties included daily inspection and reporting of all construction progress and acting as the liaison for the school to coordinate activities between the designers, contractors and FEMA.


She has been involved in estimating, coordination and managing construction projects that range in scope of services required with values of up to $225 million.


She has also served in various capacities on major projects including New Orleans Sports Arena NBA Hornets Upgrade Phase I, New Orleans Sports Arena NBA Hornets Upgrade Phase II, New Orleans Saints Training Facility, IPC – Energy Renovations, and Commander’s Palace Restaurant Renovations.


Susan was previously employed in various positions such as an Estimator, Project Engineer and Contractor Quality Control Inspector on a number of major projects including the NCBC Controlled Humidity Warehouse, Gulfport, MS, Pic-N-Save Warehouse, Freeport McMoRan Sulphur Platforms, Sheraton Hotel Ball Room Renovation, Corps of Engineers:  Consolidated Supply Facility, Fort Polk, LA, Harrah’s Parking Garages, New Orleans Convention Center Phase III, TLP Deep Water Platforms for “Mars” Shell-BP, TLP Deep Water Platforms “Ram Powell” for Shell, Tulane Warren Quad Residence Hall and Historic Restoration Foundation, Marriott Hotel, Omaha, Nebraska.


Susan holds an Architectural Drafting Degree and Construction Technology Degree. She is certified by Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality as a Lead Supervisor.  Susan has also completed the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Construction Quality Management Training Course for Contractors and is a certified LEED Green Associate.