President & Co-founder
Dan is the President and co-founder of MaPo Builders where he oversees projects from start to finish. He is passionate about building relationships with clients, helping them achieve their goals, and seeing projects come to life. Dan has 20 years of experience in the construction industry at Forney, Balfour Beatty, and SpawMaxwell. He has deep knowledge of management, budgeting, scheduling, delivery, and closeout on projects, including repurposing and upgrading old buildings, medical offices/clinics/surgical centers, Class A tenant improvements for energy companies and banks, ground-up hospitals, and more.
Dan graduated from Texas A&M University with a BA in construction science and currently serves on the Board for the Salvation Army of Broward County.
Maria is the Administrator and co-founder of MaPo Builders where she manages day-to-day operations. She values the skill it takes to build something and views every project as an opportunity to work with people from all walks of life. Maria has 30 years of experience working for interior designers, developers, construction managers, general contractors, tile and granite contractors, and construction-focused nonprofits. Companies include Forney, Skanska, Broaddus, Linbeck, SpawMaxwell, and Turner. Her range of experience has allowed her to gain insight and develop better communication methods throughout the industry. Project highlights include ground-up hospitals, imaging centers, large retail complexes, prison campuses, major granite and tile installations, and more.
Maria graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Environmental Design in Architecture. In the community, she enjoys volunteering locally with SoFIA and Women in the Visual Arts and is involved in the south Florida art scene.
Manuel has more than 30 years of experience in the commercial and industrial construction sectors. He has extensive experience as a project manager and a deep knowledge of expense forecasting, ground-up builds, project buy-outs, supervision, executing multi-million-dollar projects, closeouts, and more. He has a unique ability to balance multiple project tasks and continue to prioritize client relationships and consistent communication. Some of his design-build and interior commercial projects include Waste Management, Washington Mutual, DuPont, The Houston Galleria, and BASF, among many others. Manuel graduated from the University of Houston with a BS in civil engineering.
Carlos has more than 35 years of experience in the construction industry in the US and overseas. He has extensive experience managing projects, contractors, and daily field operations for multi-million dollar projects in the commercial and industrial sectors. He has served as a project engineer at Kaufman Lynn and G.T. McDonald Enterprises as well as superintendent at Facchina Construction and MJ Simpson Corporation. Carlos has a strong ability to guide teams with confidence and patience while keeping projects on-time, on-budget, and giving attention to detail. His goal is to exceed client need and expectations in every project. Carlos graduated from Santa Fe College and the University of Florida in Gainesville.