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Mike Kulik

Mike Kulik

Senior Project Manager-Director of Construction Management

Over twenty one years of high impact experience in leading major construction projects across diverse industries. Throughout his career he has mastered the ability to consistently capitalize on opportunities to implement new strategies and to learn new skills, broadening his knowledge for the benefit of his clients.

Mr. Kulik's experience managing multiple projects simultaneously, coupled with his ability to bring a project in on time and below budget, placed him in a highly sought-after position. Mr. Kulik is skilled in fast track schedule projects, is known for his excellent client relations, and has implemented many quality control and safety checks to avoid costly mistakes.

He has progressed into greater levels of supervision after years of consistent results in:

  • Leading individuals and teams to achieve desired objectives
  • Developing methods for creating greater control over complex operations
  • Communicating with customers to facilitate win-win contractual agreements

Mr. Kulik is currently working on a multi-million dollar housing project at Liberty Gardens in Rome, NY consisting of 3 phases which includes complete revitalization of existing buildings, construction of new buildings, including handicap-accessible units and a new community center completed to Energy Star and LEED Standards.

Key Projects

Colgate University, Hamilton, NY

Heating Plant Modernization (Approx. $4.3 M) 10.200 SF 45' High, single story addition that included a new boiler operator office, lounge, and locker room. Work also included the construction of a new boiler house adjoining the existing building for the installation of two new B&W 60,000 SF LB/HR capacity boilers and associated burners, economizers, and steam equipment.

Mohawk Valley Community College (MVCC), Utica, NY

Robert R. Jorgensen Athletic Center, (Approx. $6.7 Million) - Project included a new 40,000 SF Field House, 5,000 SF Fitness Center, renovation of the existing pool and pool locker rooms.

SUNY IT, Marcy, NY

Auxiliary Services & Student Center, (Approx. $12.1 Million) - Project included Dining Hall, Student Life Offices, Meeting Rooms, Movie Theater and Campus Radio Station. This project was designed to be a LEED Silver Certified Project.

Masonic Care Community, Utica, NY

New Boiler Plant, Laundry Facility and Plant Operations, (Approx. $6.6 Million) - Project included heavy mechanical construction for the additionof three 400 HP Boilers including ancillary, mechanical and electrical equipment. Start-up of new boilers required conscientious coordination to change steam flow throughout the campus to the new steam plan. Facility also housed a new laundry facility that included industrial washers, dryers and folders.

Auburn Memorial Hospital, Auburn NY

Patient Wing and Surgical Suite Renovations, (Approx. $5.25 Million) - Include special construction of a behavior health wing and critical wing. Project also included upgrades to four operating rooms and support areas. Mechanical system upgrades, medical gas systems, and nurse call system upgrades.

Cayuga Medical Center, Ithaca, NY

Southwest Addition, (Approx. $22.5 Million) - Extensively phased project including: New 20-bed (13,500 square-foot) Emergency Department; new 16-bed (14,000 square-foot) Intensive/Cardiac Care Unit; including interior renovation for new Outpatient Lab/Wound Clinic, Nuclear Medicine Room, Women's Imaging & MRI, Radiographic Support, Offices, Lobby, Pharmacy, and ED Support.

Special Procedures Room, (Approx. $500,000) - Renovation for new special procedures imaging room.

Radiation-Oncology Addition, ($5.3 Million) - Construction of a new concrete vault for new radiation medicine treatment along with three story addition for patient rooms, conference rooms, and facility maintenance. 13,700 square-feet/$4.6M. Addition included $1M of concrete alone. VERY aggressive schedule.

Radiation-Oncology Conference Room, ($101,000) - Fit-out of new high end conference room with high tech communications package for teleconference meetings.

Renovations to 3rd and 4th Floor, ($3.9 Million) - Complete renovation of existing hospital patient wings. Very aggressive schedule. Work in open hospital area while hospital continued to function 24/7.

1st Floor Lobby, Gift shop, Med Services & Cafeteria, ($2.8 Million) - Renovation of existing infrastructure to accommodate new hospital medical records, food, and administrative services.

Cortland Convenient Care and Imaging Center

$1.8M project. Off campus rehabilitation medical Office Building. Harsh winter weather for spring opening. Project completed on time and within budget.

Ballston Point, Arlington, VA

($29 Million) - 13-story structural steel base building (267,330 square-foot) constructed on a 3-story cast-in-place concrete underground parking garage foundation (169,600 square-foot)


  • Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
    Masters of Business Administration/Finance
  • Clarkson University, B.S. Honors
    Engineering Management (Industrial Engineering)

Professional Background

  • Charles A. Gaetano Construction Corp, Ithaca, NY, & Presently Utica, NY, Project Manager, 2004 - Present
  • James G. Davis Construction Corporation, Rockville, MD, Project Manager, 1999-2004
  • The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company, Baltimore, MD, Project Engineer, 1996-1999

Continuing Education / Training

  • 10 Hour OSHA Program
  • ICRA Training (ASHE)

Affiliations & Awards

  • Certified Construction Contract Administrator (CCCA, CSI)
  • CM-Lean Qualification - AGC Lean Construction Education
  • Leadership in Construction Program
  • U.S. Green Building Council LEED Green Associate
  • Associated General Contractors (AGC) Member
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers Member
  • Optimists International Member