Stephen J. Grande

President

As President of Grande Masonry, Steve is responsible for direction and oversight of all operations.  He is in charge of all business development and is involved with all projects currently under construction.
Steve has worked in the masonry business for over 25 years and has risen through the industry by holding positions of Estimator, Project Manager, Vice President and President.

Steve is on the Board of Directors for the Mason Contractors Association in both Massachusetts and Rhode Island along with BuildRI, a labor-management partnership that promotes union construction.  He also serves as a Trustee on the New England Bricklayers Benefit Fund and Apprentice Committees.
A graduate of the University of Rhode Island with a BS degree in Civil Engineering, Steve brings his vast experience and a unique hands-on style of management to bear in leading the Grande Team.

sgrande@grandemasonry.com

Alexander F. Grande, Jr.

Vice President

As Vice President of Grande Masonry, Alec is responsible for all construction activities in the new construction division.  His duties include jobsite supervision, manpower management, quality control, and implementation of all safety policies.

Alec has over 30 years experience in the masonry field having directly supervised some of the most complicated and comprehensive projects completed in New England. During his long career he has held positions as Mason Foreman, Field Supervisor and Vice President.

Alec has been a member in good standing of the Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen for 32 years and is a skilled master mason. He is a graduate of Dean Junior College with a BA in Business Administration.

agrande@grandemasonry.com

Mark C. Grande

Vice President, Field Operations

As Vice President, Field Operations, Mark is responsible for all construction activities in Grande Masonry’s extensive restoration program. Mark has directly organized and run the three largest and most comprehensive historic restoration projects that have been performed in Massachusetts in the last decade. His duties include establishing all construction means and methods, manpower scheduling, quality control assurance, and implementation and maintenance of all safety programs.
Mark worked in the masonry field for over 25 years, holding positions as Foreman, Superintendent, and Vice President, restoration.

Mark has been a member in good standing of the International Laborers Union of North America for 25 years. He is a graduate of CCRI with an Associates Degree in Business Administration.

mgrande@grandemasonry.com

Timothy W. Withers

Vice President- Preconstruction/ Tech Svcs

As Project Executive, Tim has overall responsibility for operational management of each restoration project. Tim works with our preconstruction support staff on development of work scopes, general conditions, and special conditions. Tim directs all phases of pricing, budgeting, conceptual estimates, bidding, and proposals. His duties also include client relations, presentation, and technical support, specializing in historic restoration. Prior to joining Grande Masonry in 2004, Tim founded and served as President of Capital Precast from 1989 until its sale in 2003. He also founded and served as President of JSI Construction Corp., a nationally certified historic masonry and masonry restoration company from 1985 until 2001.

Tim brings over 30 years of masonry experience to the Grande team. Tim is or has been active in APT International, Associated Builders and Contractors, Boston Society of Architects (Professional Affiliate) and other professional organizations. He attended Columbia College and NY State University with a degree in Business Administration.

twithers@grandemasonry.com


James Delsanto

Chief Estimator

As Chief Estimator, Jim is responsible for business development, take-off quantification, pricing, and follow-up for all projects bid by Grande Masonry. Working with a team of estimators in the Providence and Connecticut office, Jim insures that all projects are estimated and priced with the highest level of detail. He is adept at both hard-bid estimating and conceptual budgeting.
Jim boasts 20 years of experience in masonry having held positions as mason, masonry foreman, general superintendent, estimator, and chief estimator. He is trained and skilled in the masonry craft, equipment operation, and safety procedures. This experience, along with formal training in blueprints, estimating, and project management, make Jim uniquely suited to his position and puts Grande Masonry in a strong position to service a diverse clientele.

AJ Medeiros

Project Engineer

AJ Medeiros joined the Grande team directly from college and has quickly become a valuable asset. Working with both the project management and estimating teams AJ has learned all aspects of the business. He is detail oriented, technically proficient, and possesses skills in Autocad and other building software systems. These skills make AJ an important part of Grande's staff.