Biographies

Tony Simmons

Partner/Director of Preconstruction

Tony Simmons, Partner/Director of Preconstruction

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Tony has more than 20 years of construction experience as a journeyman carpenter, project estimator, project engineer, preconstruction and project manager. As a Partner & Director of Preconstruction Tony’s responsibilities include business development, project planning, competitive bidding, subcontractor solicitation and value engineering. As project manager, Tony’s primary responsibility is to successfully deliver the project by planning, coordinating, managing and controlling the construction process. He manages cost reporting, timeliness and owner satisfaction, and the relationships with the owner, design team, subcontractors, consultants and agencies. He conducts regular progress meetings with the construction team. Tony has worked on many successful projects including Wineries, Restaurants, healthcare facilities, churches, corporate office buildings, senior housing, public libraries, and hospitality.

Representative Projects:

• Waterfowl Winery Tank Expansion, Hopland, CA
• EPIC Wines TI, Santa Rosa, CA
• Carlisle Winery Barrel Building, Windsor, CA
• Roth Winery Production Building, Healdsburg, CA
• Chalkboard Restaurant, Healdsburg, CA
• Next Key Center, Novato, CA
• Chalk Hill Winery, Healdsburg, CA
• La Crema Tasting Room, Healdsburg, CA
• Kendall Jackson Wine Center, Santa Rosa, CA
• Ag Credit SR TI, Santa Rosa, CA
• Petaluma Valley Hospital, Petaluma, CA
• JDSU Jewel Project, Building C, Santa Rosa, CA
• Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, Santa Rosa, CA
• Children’s Village, Phase I, II, and III, Santa Rosa, CA

Craig Nordby

Partner/CEO

Craig Nordby, Partner/CEO

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Craig has over 26 years of construction experience working his way up from project engineer to managing operations for Nordby Construction. As company CEO, Craig oversees project managers, project engineers, and field superintendents responsible for the construction phase of Nordby’s commercial building projects. Craig's responsibilities include coordinating, managing, and controlling all project activities. In addition, he is responsible for overall contracts, cost management, monitoring job progress, and Due Diligence Projects.

Representative Projects:
• Goosecross Winery, Yountville, CA
• Carlisle Winery, Windsor, CA
• Roth Winery Production, Tasting Room & Cave Healdsburg, CA
• Foley Johnson Winery, St Helena, CA
• Kendall Jackson Wine Center, Santa Rosa, CA
• Oakmont Rec Center, Santa Rosa, CA
• La Crema Tasting Room, Healdsburg, CA
• Rhys Winery & Cave, Los Gatos, CA
• Meadow Club, Fairfax, CA
• Salvation Army TI, Santa Rosa, CA
• Chalk Hill Winery, Windsor, CA
• Pacheco Plaza, Novato, CA
• Monte De Oro Winery, Temecula, CA
• Merriam Winery, Windsor, CA
• Goldeneye Winery, Philo, CA

Bob Collins

Chief Financial Officer

Bob Collins, Chief Financial Officer

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Bob has over 30 years of accounting, finance and administration experience. As Chief Financial Officer Bob is responsible for the accounting and finance activities. Manages all banking, insurance, and legal relationships. He has extensive experience in managing banking relationships, financial forecasting, budgeting, and cash management. Bob joined Nordby Construction in 1999.

Education and Training:
• B.A., Political Science, University of California at Berkeley
• M.B.A., Business Administration with Finance emphasis, Santa Clara University

Interests and Activities:
• Treasurer for Paws As Loving Support Service Dog

Organization:
• Former Board member, Menlo Park City School District
• Construction Accounting Instructor, Sonoma State University
• Ironman Triathlete

Bill Baker

Senior Project Manager

Bill Baker, Senior Project Manager

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Bill has over 45 years of experience in the construction industry in such areas as project management, project buy out, estimating, plumbing, piping, and management expertise. As a project manager, Bill’s responsibility encompasses the project delivery process as he manages, controls, and coordinates all project activities, manages and monitors contracts, purchasing, change orders, job schedules, and conducts weekly jobsite meetings to monitor progress and safety. Bill has managed many successful projects-new construction, wineries, tenant improvements, and seismic retrofit, including high-rise buildings, laboratories, residential buildings, retail stores, and other commercial buildings.

Representative Projects:
• Goosecross Winery, Yountville, CA
• Roth Winery Tasting Room & Cave, Healdsburg, CA
• Foley Johnson Winery, St Helena, CA
• Jackson Family Wines Wine Center, Santa Rosa, CA
• La Crema Tasting Room, Healdsburg, CA
• Valhall Winery, Healdsburg, CA
• Chalk Hill Residence & Winery Improvements, Healdsburg, CA
• Rhys Winery & Cave, Los Gatos, CA
• Chateau St Jean ADA Improvements, Kenwood, CA
• River Rock Casino Team Dining Hall, Geyserville, CA
• Salvation Army Renovation, Santa Rosa, CA
• Merriam Winery, Windsor, CA
• Oakmont Recreation Center, Santa Rosa, CA
• Cathedral Village Retail Center, Palm Desert, CA
• Westwind Offices & Business Park, Santa Rosa, CA
• Monte De Oro Winery, Temecula, CA
• Rancho Mirage Surgery Center, Rancho Mirage, CA