Thomas Schleifer brings more than 40 years of contracting and consulting experience to his presentation. He has a B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. in construction management. Dr. Schleifer’s experience includes serving as foreman, field superintendent, project manager, and vice president of a construction company. From 1976 to 1986 he was the Founder and President of the largest international consultancy firm serving the contract surety industry. During this period, he assisted in the resolution or salvage of hundreds of distressed or failed construction firms.