HOFFMAN ESTATES, Illinois (November 11, 2005) , Leopardo Construction
, a leading Chicagoland construction services firm, today announced it has appointed Michael J. Chinino
as Business Development Executive of the Community facilities group, which is responsible for building schools, libraries, churches and other notable public structures.As Business Development Executive, Chinino is responsible for fostering community business relationships and procuring new community construction business for Leopardo Construction.Prior to joining Leopardo Construction, Chinino was the Superintendent of Calumet City School District 155 for 10 years.He previously held the Assistant Superintendent position at Orland Park School District 135. Chinino
received a Superintendent and Business Manager Endorsement at Illinois State University
.He received his Master of Arts from Chicago State University and his Bachelor of Arts from Eureka College.Chinino is a member of several professional organizations, including The Illinois Association of School Business Officials (IASBO), The Illinois Association of School Boards (IASB) and the Illinois Association of School Administrators (IASA).He also serves as President of the Suburban Superintendents Association.Chinino will report directly to Michael Behm, Senior Project Manager of Leopardo Construction's Community group.
"I know first-hand that building educational and municipal facilities requires skilled and experienced construction experts who can steer a project through the complex approvals process, protect precious budget dollars and determine the most appropriate and efficient construction options," Chinino
has the know-how and the team of experts to guide schools and other community institutions through the process and deliver quality buildings on time and within budget."
"We are pleased to bring Mike
on board with us at Leopardo