Construction Manager
NEO Chapter


To dramatically improve the communities we serve.

We do so by living our core values:

  • Passion
  • Genuine
  • Balance
  • Fun
  • Courage
  • Opportunity
  • Responsible
  • Reliable

Shook Construction Co.
6860 W. Snowville Road, Ste 100
Brecksville, Ohio 44141


Emerging Leader Contact

David Kleckner

Dave has been a part of NE Ohio’s construction industry for 20 years and has served on owner’s representative, construction manager (at-risk & agent), general contracting, and estimating teams.  His experience spans healthcare, mission critical, higher ed, PK-12, signature architectural buildings, food service, and major demolition, delivered under a variety of contractual delivery methods.  Dave is a passionate client advocate in building long-term relationships based on professionalism and integrity.  He firmly believes the stress of a project should build, not break, relationships.  Dave finds joy when teams come together during design phase to overcome budget obstacles, bring order to complex issues, or solve a tough schedule.

Dave is a graduate of Case Western Reserve University with a BS in Civil Engineering, a licensed Professional Engineer, and a LEED Accredited Professional (BD+C).  After growing up across the globe, Dave planted roots in Akron and now serves in his local church and CollegeNow Greater Cleveland as a mentor for two students.

Team Development

  • Team Selection
  • Team Organization
  • Team Communication Methods
  • Cost Control


  • Design Assist
  • Pull Planning
  • Process Mapping


  • Design-build
  • Speed to Market