Our People

Our Team

Every member of our team is committed to the projects that we’re involved in. From our CEO and office staff to our field workers, our team is backed by decades of field and project management experience and is ready to take an active role in projects to ensure we meet every objective set forth by our clients.

We understand how to best manage a project and the amount of supervisory staff required for success. In a market that can feel the impact of inexperienced labour or a lack of qualified tradespeople, we have spent decades developing and mentoring all of our field staff and we believe this makes a core difference in our results.

BARRY PFAU

P.Eng, GSC
VP, Construction

Barry initially worked for Pagnotta from 1996 to 2000 as a Project Manager. He rejoined the team in 2018 as VP, Construction. Barry oversees the general contracting and construction management division. He works alongside ownership, consulting teams, and project staff to deliver well constructed buildings. Barry has a degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Alberta and is a designated Professional Engineer.

DWAYNE CHMILIAR

P.Eng
Construction Risk Manager

Dwayne joined Pagnotta in 2015. He has held numerous positions such as VP, Construction, Construction Manager and Director of Projects. He currently occupies the role of Construction Risk Manager. In this role he provides risk assessments relating to bid documents, prime contracts and associated supplemental general conditions and subcontracts.  He also provides scope of work reviews, insurance reviews and dealing with legal matters including liens and claims.

CAROLYN AUMILLER

E.I.T
Project Manager, Team Lead, General Contracting

Carolyn joined Pagnotta in 2014 as Project Coordinator and by 2017 she was promoted to Project Manager. In her current role as Team Lead, PM General Contracting, Carolyn is responsible for the overall success and execution of Pagnotta general contracting projects and leads and mentors general contracting project coordinators. Carolyn has an Engineering Degree from the University of SK and is an Engineer in Training with APEGA.

MAGED BOTROS

P.Eng
Chief Estimator

Maged Botros joined Pagnotta in 2018 as Chief Estimator. He oversees project costing and estimating for the construction division. He is responsible for preparing construction estimates for all types of projects including residential high rises, office towers, retail complexes, industrial warehouses, and multi-family walk-up buildings.

Maged also prepares conceptual budgets for projects in pre-construction phase to help developers run their proforma.  Maged has a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and is a licensed professional engineer in the province of Alberta.