Gerald "Jerry" Himes, PE, PMP
Jerry Himes is a highly skilled trainer with a wealth of project and construction management experience and credentials. As Markon’s Facility Solutions Lead, he is responsible for the training of facility best practices. A major highlight of his Markon career was leading the $100 million capacity Construction Management Technical Support Services (CMTSS) contract at the Pentagon. Jerry worked with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) as the Resident Engineer of the Basra Resident Office in Iraq. There he managed a program of 36 projects valued at over $271 million. He finished his 20-year Army career working directly for the Chief of Engineers as his Secretary of the General Staff (SGS). He also taught Construction Management and Infrastructure Development at West Point for three years. After retirement from the Army, Jerry joined the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) serving as the Senior Facilities Manager and the Fairfax Residency Administrator for the Northern Virginia District.
Jerry is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and Carnegie Mellon University where he earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Civil Engineering, respectively. He is a licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in Virginia and Pennsylvania and is a credentialed Project Management Professional (PMP)®. Jerry is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME), the Army Engineer Association (AEA), and Project Management Institute (PMI)®.