PROJECT MANAGEMENT TEAM
Kathleen Turner, Controller
Originally from the Kansas City, Mo area, Kathleen joined Arco in 2013 with 20+ years of experience in accounting in the insurance and construction industries. A former “IT Geek and Coder”, Kathleen received her Bachelor’s degree from DeVry University with a focus on business, accounting and IT. Also a former small business owner, she has a passion for small and privately owned businesses “where you have the greatest opportunity to make a difference”. Along with a “great office crew and co-workers”, she likes the fact that she gets to do what she loves every day – particularly in the construction industry where she feels “most at home”.
Kathleen enjoys traveling (especially road trips), bicycling, hiking, camping, fishing, photography, watching football, playing golf and pool, and spending time with family and friends. She is also a huge fan of live blues and jazz music. kturner
Shannon Russow, Human Resource Manager
Shannon has been with Arco for more than 7 years and is considered one of the “Corner Stones” of the Arco Family. Capable of performing just about every position in the company, including (concrete & masonry), Shannon applies her talents where they are most needed, taking care of the Arco family of employees through her Human Resource efforts.
Along with managing HR and payroll, Shannon enjoys coordinating all company and charity events hosted by Arco.
Awarded the Mayor’s “Outstanding Citizen” for 2nd Quarter 2015 and “2015 Volunteer of the Year” from the Boy’s & Girl’s Club, Shannon has over 20 years of volunteer work in the local community. In her spare time, Shannon likes to fish, hike & bike the local trails, and spend time with her family.
SAFETY COMPLIANCE & FLEET MANAGEMENT
Will Simpkins, Safety Compliance Officer
A Northern California original, Will has over 30 years of experience in earthwork and paving as an operator, foremen, project manager, and supervisor. Will’s experience and expertise is vital to keeping Arco’s field operations running smoothly. Will takes pride in his successful management of our projects as is evident in our high quality of work and customer satisfaction. Faith and family is at the top of Will’s priorities. He enjoys camping, cooking, grilling and spending time with his “wonderful, beautiful wife”, children and their spouses. He also enjoys working alongside of his son who is also an Arco employee.