Bear Steele’s Operations Director, Robert L. Jordan, PE, PMP, LEED AP BD+C, provides day-to-day direction and guidance to design, construction and service operations. Mr. Jordan has over 35 years of experience leading design and construction, facilities operations, environmental response, and electronic, IT and security systems integration segments. He holds a Bachelor’s in Aerospace Engineering from the US Naval Academy and a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Florida. Mr. Jordan is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a LEED Accredited Professional in Building Design and Construction. He is a licensed Professional Engineer, a licensed General Contractor in South Carolina and a Professional Mechanical Engineer in California. Mr. Jordan is a retired Navy Civil Engineer Corps Officer with assignments leading construction; design, construction and services contracting; and public works organizations domestically and overseas. His roles included Regional Facilities Director where he established a Facilities Management Organization responsible for 72 activities in 22 states, and Deputy Director of Facilities Contracting responsible for design, construction and services for a 1.1M acre R&D activity. Prior to joining Bear Steele, he was employed by STV Incorporated where he provided engineering services for facilities improvement and construction projects in support of the Boeing 787 manufacturing plant in Charleston, SC. Prior to STV, Mr. Jordan worked at BAE Systems as a Program Manager and Senior Project Manager providing technical direction and leadership to physical security, data center and systems engineering projects and programs for US Government agencies globally on programs valued up to $400 million. As the Senior Project Manager and Senior Engineer at Morrison Knudsen, he directed engineering support and field operations for a $300M environmental response action, cost plus award fee contract covering 22 states. An experienced negotiator, Mr. Jordan always seeks to find a solution that benefits all parties.