PROJECT MANAGEMENT TEAM

You can count on our project management team to deliver on-time, and on budget. With over 150 years of combined experience in critical markets including bio-pharmaceutical and major commercial markets, we have the knowledge and history your job demands while employing the latest in technology to get you to commissioning and beyond.

project manager aric norby
Aric Norby
Sr. Project Manager
Aric brings over 20 years of experience to the Cooper team. Aric’s background includes major projects for large bio-pharmaceutical clients as well as major commercial projects such as RTI Project Horizon. His recent project experience includes large bio-pharmaceutical facilities such as Cellectis and Elkton B89C. He also holds his OSHA 30 certification and unlimited Electrical License in NC.
Project Manager Brett Bonar
Brett Bonar

Project Director

Brett brings over 20 years of electrical industry experience to the Cooper team. Brett has a wide range of experience in industries such as bio-pharmaceutical, food distribution and data centers. He brings a knowledge of on- and off-site prefabrication. He has worked on many collaborative execution projects for bio-pharmaceutical facilities including Biogen, AveXis and GSK. Brett’s most recent major project was delivering a new bio-pharmaceutical facility for AveXis in Durham, NC.
David McGirt, I&C Manager of Construction
David McGirt

Director of I&C Construction

David brings over 25 years of I&C experience to the Cooper team, and to our customers. David’s expertise is in understanding client needs and delivering projects start to finish. He has worked on many design-assist and design-build facilities for high demand
customers such as Pfizer, Biogen and Cree.
Project Manager John Stiltner
John Stiltner

Project Director

John brings field expertise into the office. He has over 25 years of electrical experience and has managed multiple large, complicated design projects such as Merck DSI and GSK Ellipta. John has expertise in working with high demand customers such as Merck, GSK, Braeburn, and others. He recently finished a $51M project for a confidential bio-pharmaceutical client, underbudget and on schedule.
Larry Stine, Project Director
Larry Stine
Project Director
Larry brings over 25 years of experience to the project team. Larry’s background includes major projects for bio-pharmaceutical clients as well as major commercial projects. His recent project experience includes large bio-pharmaceutical facilities including KBI and Astra-Zeneca.
Project Manager Thomas Branch
Thomas Branch

Sr. Project Manager

Thomas brings over 25 years of experience in commercial electrical construction that includes mission critical healthcare, bio-pharmaceutical, institutional and hospitality markets.  Thomas has managed projects in a wide range of sizes and is familiar with all aspects of electrical construction from preconstruction to project closeout.
Todd Edwards
Sr. Project Manager
Todd brings over 25 years of experience to any project team. Todd’s background includes major projects for large bio-pharmaceutical clients as well as major commercial projects. His recent project experience includes large bio-pharmaceutical facilities such as Pfizer and Fresenius KABI.