Our team has decades of experience in the lean design and construction industry, and has coached over 200 teams, distilling years of lessons learned regarding what works well and doesn’t work so well into our 3-9 lean minute videos. We still run a successful in-person coaching and facilitation business, but founded Construction Accelerator®️ out of a desire to spread these powerful ideas far and wide.

Our team has decades of experience in the lean design and construction industry, and has coached over 200 teams, distilling years of lessons learned regarding what works well and doesn’t work so well into our 3-9 lean minute videos. We still run a successful in-person coaching and facilitation business, but founded Construction Accelerator®️ out of a desire to spread these powerful ideas far and wide.

Our team has decades of experience in the lean design and construction industry, and has coached over 200 teams, distilling years of lessons learned regarding what works well and doesn’t work so well into our 3-9 lean minute videos. We still run a successful in-person coaching and facilitation business, but founded Construction Accelerator®️ out of a desire to spread these powerful ideas far and wide.

Our team has decades of experience in the lean design and construction industry, and has coached over 200 teams, distilling years of lessons learned regarding what works well and doesn’t work so well into our 3-9 lean minute videos. We still run a successful in-person coaching and facilitation business, but founded Construction Accelerator®️ out of a desire to spread these powerful ideas far and wide.

EXECUTIVE TEAM

EXECUTIVE TEAM

Rene Bustamante Rene Bustamante Rene Bustamante

Rene Bustamante

CEO, CTO

Is Chief Executive Officer and Chief Technology Officer for Construction Accelerator. With a Masters in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota, Rene has 20 years experience in software design and online marketing with four different companies in B2B and B2C in automotive, hospitality and design and construction. With his team of software engineers, marketers and UX designers, he leads the look and feel, the functionality and the marketing strategies for the product.

Andy Fulton Andy Fulton Andy Fulton

Andy Fulton

COO

Is a Certified Project Management Professional, Certified Scrum Master, and registered Civil Engineer with 15 years of experience in construction management and public works operations, including a decade in the in the US Navy as a Naval Civil Engineering Corps officer. He has a passion for helping teams excel and exceed their own expectations. Andy has trained dozens of companies and project teams in the practices offered here. He is Chief Operating Officer of Construction Accelerator, and lead facilitator/coach for The ReAlignment Group of California. Andy’s video, content and production contributions are essential to the quality of Construction Accelerator. Andy strives to always make one improvement every day.

Kyle Martinez Kyle Martinez Kyle Martinez

Kyle Martinez

VP of Video Production

In addition to his deep knowledge of lean design and construction, Kyle is the video wizard who leads a team of 3 in the creation of engaging visuals and video editing. An experienced Facilitator and Team Coach for The ReAlignment Group of California, Kyle has deep experience in coaching and managing over 50 project teams in the Last Planner System® in design, construction, fabrication and hospital fit-up projects. He is also experienced in facilitating and coaching Root Cause Analysis, leading Villego® simulations, providing “5 Why” and Root Cause Analysis training. His degree is from the University of San Diego and he is a Director for Construction Accelerator, LLC.

Vic and Henry Vic and Henry Vic and Henry

Vic and Henry

CONSTRUCTION ACCELERATOR

Are composites of every Superintendent we’ve ever known. Strong, hard-working, dedicated, completely dependable with years of experience, but used to “workarounds” in a broken industry, just to “get ‘er done”. Vic and Henry are always open to better ways that really work. They inspire us to help communicate better ways to others who are into continuous improvement, and to help them better train the foremen they supervise and the PMs and execs they work with. Vic and Henry are the kind of people you want on your project and in your company.

SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTS

SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTS

Stan Chiu Stan Chiu Stan Chiu

Stan Chiu

Design Subject Matter Expert

AIA, DBIA, LEED AP, is Director of Healthcare for a world-class design firm in Los Angeles, collaborating with diverse studios to serve fundamental human needs. He brings over 25 years of experience in complex projects focused on the Health, Wellness and Education sectors for clients such as Sutter Health, Samsung, UHS, the University of California and the Mayo Clinic. A leader in Lean Design and Integrated Project Delivery (IPD), Stan believes in the power of respect for people and continuous improvement. His projects have been recognized for design excellence including National AIA and SCUP Honor Awards. Stan serves on professional and institutional boards including the Lean Construction Institute.

Dan Fauchier Dan Fauchier Dan Fauchier

Dan Fauchier

Construction Subject Matter Expert

Certified Master Facilitator, Certified Virtual Facilitator, is a 42-year hands-on veteran of construction design, development, field execution and management. A life-long learner, Dan has worked on all sides of the table and at all levels from laborer to superintendent to PM to design team manager to owner, and knows the industry’s needs and problems from the inside. Dan’s years of college teaching at UCSD and SDSU and field training since 1997 have honed his communication skills, as reflected in these fast-paced and easy-to-understand videos. With David Umstot, he is co-author of the widely acclaimed Lean Project Delivery: Building Championship Project Teams. (www.buyleanbook.com)

Cliff Moser Cliff Moser Cliff Moser

Cliff Moser

Design Subject Matter Expert

With thirty-years of experience as a licensed architect practicing in healthcare design and construction, Cliff is continuously learning and sharing his expertise of innovative design and construction delivery and operations-based methodologies with design and construction management firms in Denver, Philadelphia, and Los Angeles, and in operations with healthcare owners such as Kaiser Permanente and Stanford Healthcare/Children’s Health. Cliff also holds a Masters of Science in Quality Assurance, and is a PhD candidate in Complex Systems Science. He is a Certified ScrumMaster and a Certified Scrum Product Owner, and holds certificates in Design and Construction Mediation and Arbitration. Cliff is the author of Architecture 3.0: the Disruption Design Practice Handbook (https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/9781315851822) and writes for such publications as Constructech (https://constructech.com/) and Strong Towns (http://www.strongtowns.org/).

TEAM AND ASSOCIATES

TEAM AND ASSOCIATES

Ruben Bustamante Ruben Bustamante Ruben Bustamante

Ruben Bustamante

QA Engineer

With his great attention to detail, Ruben leads the Quality Assurance team that makes certain our functionality is tested thoroughly.

Rodolfo Contreras Rodolfo Contreras Rodolfo Contreras

Rodolfo Contreras

Director of Development

Besides being the fastest developer on Earth, Rodolfo is a natural leader who helps the whole team be their best. When someone is stuck with a problem, Rodolfo is always available to help.

Michelle Bustamante Michelle Bustamante Michelle Bustamante

Michelle Bustamante

UX Design and Social Media

With her eye for design, Michelle leads the look and feel of our platform. She also oversees the delivery of our social media content.

Juan Fco. De La Cruz Juan Fco. De La Cruz Juan Fco. De La Cruz

Juan Fco. De La Cruz

Senior Software Developer

Juan is a big contributor to our backend functionality. His engineering ability makes him a perfect fit to develop our web API interface.

Jonathan Acuña Jonathan Acuña Jonathan Acuña

Jonathan Acuña

Senior Software Developer

Jonathan is a very versatile engineer. He is our front end superstar because he has a very good eye for design and attention to detail but also contributes to our backend functionality.

Carlos Uriel Felix Carlos Uriel Felix Carlos Uriel Felix

Carlos Uriel Felix

Digital Marketing Manager

Uriel leads the digital marketing team and makes sure the team has everything they need daily. Uriel is a natural researcher and problem solver. He always finds a better solution for a problem.

Luis Bustamante Luis Bustamante Luis Bustamante

Luis Bustamante

Digital Marketing Coordinator

With our other digital marketing coordinators, Luis helps gather new potential prospect data and make sure that all of our email and social media marketing materials get delivered on time.

Iveth Madrid Iveth Madrid Iveth Madrid

Iveth Madrid

Digital Marketing Coordinator

With our other digital marketing coordinators, Iveth helps gather new potential prospect data and make sure that all of our email and social media marketing materials get delivered on time.

Miguel Romero Miguel Romero Miguel Romero

Miguel Romero

Digital Marketing Coordinator

With our other digital marketing coordinators, Miguel helps gather new potential prospect data and make sure that all of our email and social media marketing materials get delivered on time.