Gary Potesta is vice president of operations, supporting Scheck’s Field Capital and Maintenance projects. Prior to being promoted, Gary served as general manager of construction. He has over 25 years of work experience in the heavy industrial construction field, including a combination of operations, strategic planning, project management, field supervision and hands-on construction. He began his construction career as a pipefitter apprentice, advancing steadily to the highest levels of construction management.
During his career he has held positions including superintendent, field engineer, estimator, asset manager, project manager, estimating manager and vice president of operations. Gary has spent the majority of his time at work in northwest Indiana doing business in the Steel Mills, Powerhouses, Chemical Plants and Refineries.