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Special Sponsored Section CONSTRUCTION LWEWorld.com DESIGN AND BUILD TURNER LOGISTICS: PROCUREMENT SERVICES MEDICAL PLANNING AND PROCUREMENT BUILDING INFORMATION MODELING (BIM) LEAN CONSTRUCTION Linda Corso Turner Construction Company L 2017 WINNER inda Corso is the Procurement Manager for the New Jersey Office of Turner Construction Company as well as Regional Procurement Manager for the PANJ Region. Linda began her Turner career in Estimating and progressed through various field engineering assignments including the position of Senior Cost and Scheduling Engineer. As Procurement Manager, Linda is involved in every project that funnels through the New Jersey Office and has had the opportunity to work on a vast array of exciting and challenging projects. Linda interacts with the client, subcontractor community, her staff, operations/field staff, etc. to ensure each project receives the right sub at the right price with the right scope. As Regional Procurement Manager she looks to communicate within the region on best practices, act as a CONTACT INFO: 8 LWE OCTOBER 2017 NJMONTHLY.COM sounding board and coordinate with Corporate Procurement to mitigate risk while maintaining the highest standards of excellence for which Turner Construction Company is known. Linda champions the use of MWBE firms and enforces the commitment to providing a diverse workforce. Linda also supports and promotes women in construction and is involved in Professional Women in Construction as well as the women’s professional group (NJ WEST) in the New Jersey Office. Linda is also a LEED Accredited Professional. Linda graduated from Lehigh University with a BS in Civil Engineering and a minor in Psychology. Linda also obtained her MBA from Lehigh University, while working at Turner. Linda resides in Budd Lake, New Jersey with her husband Gregory and their two children, Marissa (12) and Matthew (7). Linda Corso I Turner Construction Company 732.627.8318 I lcorso@tcco.com I turnerconstruction.com/office-network/somerset