Brian McPherson is the Director of Access & Opportunity for the Division of Capital Asset Management & Maintenance (DCAMM). As the Director, Brian serves the construction community in creating access to opportunities for minority and women owned businesses and workforce. In addition, he oversees the Certification Unit ensuring qualified contractors are DCAMM certified to bid on public construction projects. In his role he serves as a key outward face of DCAMM in dealing broadly with awarding authorities, contractors, architects, engineers and facility management vendors. He is the leading voice for DCAMM in many aspects of these key relationships throughout the Commonwealth.
Brian has over 30 years of experience in the construction industry. He is the former Director of Diversity & Workforce Compliance at Suffolk Construction Company. In that role, he built both a local and nationally recognized diversity program that had significant results over his tenure. Prior to that responsibility, Mr. McPherson was a Senior Project Manager completing over $1.5 Billion in day to day management of dozens of construction projects for several major general contractors. He has led teams on countless projects across commercial, residential, government, education, healthcare and science & technology sectors.
He is a proven industry leader who is truly dedicated to diversity throughout the Commonwealth. As a testament to his passion, in 2012 he was honored by the Boston Business Journal’s with the Leader’s in Diversity Award.