Mr. Kirkbride earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Engineering Technology. He joined TIS Construction in 2008 and has over 9 years of experience in project management, construction, and development. Derek began as a Project Estimator then he transitioned to a Project Manager role, specializing in high end residential and commercial projects, amounting over $50M in Beverly Hills, CA and Aspen, CO.
In addition to his work at TIS Construction, Mr. Kirkbride was Director of Capital Projects for the Wonderful Company where he oversaw all construction in Los Angeles. His responsibility was to execute projects from initial conception to project completion. This included land acquisition, contractor and design team contracts, and project execution.