Team Leadership

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SHAWN GOETZINGER  | shawn@formthird.com
PARTNER / DIRECTOR OF CONSTRUCTION

With over 15-years of construction and real estate development experience in California and Arizona, Shawn has managed over $75 million and 265,000 SF in construction and development projects for Fortune 500 companies, including Tesco, PLC, as well as small boutique developments, such as the AIA and ULI award winning multi-family project PRD845.

He is a specialist in developing collaborative project specific programs that address the unique project requirements for our clients. Shawn believes that business success and client happiness are inextricably linked.

Shawn holds an architecture degree from Arizona State University where he graduated cum laude and is an Arizona licensed general contractor for both residential and large scale commercial construction. Trained in project management and multi-site program management by Evergreen Devco, the preeminent multi-site program management firm for fortune 500 retailers in the United States, Shawn brings this same process-based management approach to his role in helping to guide the boutique construction and development platform at FORM THIRD.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science and Design – Institute for Design and the Arts Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

  • FORM THIRD / Principal, Phoenix, AZ
  • Evergreen Devco / Asset – Property Management, Phoenix, AZ
  • Evergreen Devco / Construction – Project Manager, Phoenix, AZ
  • Greenroof Development / Development Manager, Phoenix, AZ
  • Caine-Nichols / Construction Manager, Phoenix, AZ

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES AND ASSOCIATIONS

  • Arizona Registered Contractor
  • Member, Urban Land Institute (ULI)
  • Wayne & Kit Danley Scholarship Fund – Mentor
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ROBERT DES ROSIERS, AIA NCARB LEED-AP | robert@formthird.com
PARTNER / DIRECTOR OF DESIGN

As the principal and director of design of FORM THIRD, Robert is involved with all aspects of the firm’s development, fostering relationships with our clients, user groups and local communities to provide comprehensive value-added services.

Robert’s passion is to utilize an innovative suite of tools to create an integrated architecture; a response-based process that utilizes green building and energy systems analysis tools to complement a sensitive design strategy. This is the foundation of FORM THIRD’s design philosophy.

Born and raised in the border-town of Windsor, Ontario in Canada, Robert is a graduate of Lawrence Technological University and Dalhousie University’s Graduate School of Architecture and Planning where he was the recipient of the AIA’s Henry Adams Medal as the top-ranking graduating student. Before founding FORM THIRD in 2008, Robert was an intern architect and project manager for several award-winning projects at Studio Ma, an architecture and environmental design firm based in Phoenix, Arizona.

EDUCATION

  • Master of Architecture FP, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS Canada / Fachhochschule, Duesseldorf, DE
  • Bachelor of Environmental Design Studies, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS Canada
  • Bachelor of Science – Architecture and Urban Planning, Lawrence Technological University, Detroit, MI

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

  • FORM THIRD / Principal, Phoenix, AZ
  • DRW International / Principal, Shanghai, CH + Gilbert, AZ
  • Studio Ma / Project Manager, Phoenix, AZ
  • Niagara Murano / Intern Architect, Birmingham, MI
  • Gregory McLean Architect + Associates / Intern Architect, Windsor, ON

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES AND ASSOCIATIONS

  • Arizona Architectural Registration License #53615
  • Certified, National Council For Architectural Registration Boards
  • Member, American Institute of Architects (AIA)
  • LEED Accredited Professional, United States Green Building Council
  • Member, Urban Land Institute (ULI)

TEACHING & LECTURING

  • Arizona State University, Tempe, Faculty Associate
  • ULI Urban Plan Facilitator
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Studio Critic
  • Dalhousie University, Halifax, Graduate Assistant
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DAVE BENJAMIN  | dave@formthird.com
DIRECTOR OF FIELD OPERATIONS

With over 25 years’ industry experience, Dave manages all field operations, ensuring quality, craftsmanship and project safety exceed client and industry expectations. He has extensive experience in field management on a variety of large commercial projects, including several in airport, detention, and semi-conductor projects. Dave is passionate about the advancements in the construction industry including utilization of technology to bring about efficiencies, pre-fab concepts, and other innovation that fits with his LEAN education and mindset. Dave also enjoys mentoring and sharing his experiences with novices in the field.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering/Management, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT
  • LEED-AP, USGBC
  • LEAN Construction, Purdue University

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

  • Project Superintendent, Hensel Phelps
  • Superintendent, 7P’s
  • Assistant Superintendent, Kitchell Contractors
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JENNY KRAMER  | jenny@formthird.com
MANAGER | SPECIAL PROJECTS

Jenny joined Form Third in 2014 as Manager, Special Projects and is responsible for leading projects related to Finance, Marketing, and Human Resources.

She earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the W.P. Carey School of Business at ASU in 2010 and holds an undergraduate degree in Fine Art from Willamette University. Her professional experience in a wide range of disciplines enables her to support the business with creative and practical solutions.

Jenny believes that Form Third’s dedication to quality and ability to streamline processes is what differentiates it from competitors and delivers unparalleled value to clients.

EDUCATION

  • Master of Business Administration , W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
  • Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts, Willamette University, Salem, Oregon

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

  • FORM THIRD / Manager, Special Projects, Phoenix, AZ
  • PetSmart, Inc / Manager of Services Quality and Education, Phoenix, AZ
  • PetSmart, Inc. / Business Manager – Grooming, Phoenix, AZ
  • Lamb Architects / Operations Manager, Phoenix, AZ
  • Greenroof Development / Operations Manager, Phoenix, AZ
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LESLIE SHATTUCK | leslie@formthird.com
MANAGING CONSULTANT

Leslie began her career as a market analyst with Cahners In-stat Group a division of Reed Elsevier (NYSE:RUK) in 1998 and then transitioned to Intel Corporation (NYSE:INTC) in 2001. She has held several positions working in strategic planning and organizational development for both the product development and manufacturing sides of the company. Most recently her career has focused on program management driving large business process improvements with an emphasis on LEAN methodologies.  Leslie holds a degree in Cultural Anthropology and an MBA from Arizona State University.

EDUCATION

  • Leslie holds a degree in Cultural Anthropology and an MBA from Arizona State University.
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CHUCK BODINE | chuck@formthird.com
SITE SUPERINTENDENT

With a background in engineering and business, Chuck is passionate about finding efficiencies and reducing waste in any process both inside and outside the office. Chuck has a diverse professional history with experience in facilities management, project management, business operations, and customer service.

Great with clients, vendors, and peers alike, Chuck is adept at building positive relationships to deliver projects on budget and on time.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology/Facilities Management, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

  • Outside Sales and Project Management at American Direct
  • Owner/Operator at Post Masters
  • Project Manager/Facilities Site Management at DirectTV, UCLA, and Hughes Aircraft Co.
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EMILY PAPPAS | emily@formthird.com
ARCHITECTURAL JOB CAPTAIN

Under Construction

EDUCATION

  • Master of Architecture, Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA
  • Bachelor of Science – Civil Engineering, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

  • The Architectural Team / Designer|Job Captain
  • DeStafano Architects / Architectural Designer
  • DESMAN Associates / Intern-Architect
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MELANIE BENJAMIN | melanie@formthird.com
PROJECT ENGINEER

As a Project Engineer, Melanie works closely with the Project Manager and Field Operations Team to translate the design intent through direct collaboration with subcontractors, vendors and consultants to deliver on our Clients’ requirements and manage the execution of Subcontractor and Vendor Agreements. Working with the Controller, Melanie also aids in management of project financial controls including change order and project pay applications to ensure budget tracking and accountability.

With over 20-years of project management and project engineering experience, Melanie drives projects to completion with tenacity and rigor using strategies that improve the communication and coordination between design and construction.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering,
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

  • Kitchell Contractors / Project Manager
  • Hensel Phelps / Project Engineer
  • M.A. Mortenson / Project Engineer
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ROY MAGNUS | roy@formthird.com
SITE SUPERINTENDENT

Roy is an accomplished and energetic field superintendent with a long history of commercial construction in the valley. His motivated approach to communication on job sites earns him a leadership role on each job site. Roy has extensive experience in maintaining construction schedules, organizing on site meetings, and meeting deadlines that make him an asset both on and off the job site.

EDUCATION

  • US Army Corps of Engineers, EM-385 Certification
  • OSHA 10, OSHA 30
  • MCAQD Dust Control Compliance Training Rule 310 Comprehensive Certification
  • First Aid & CPR Certified

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

  • ZDI. LLC / Project Manager & Field Superintendent
  • Accelerated Construction Technologies, Inc. / Field Superintendent
  • Gartner Refrigeration and Manufacturing / Assistant Superintendent
  • N.L. Booth & Sons, Inc. / Assistant Superintendent
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KAMEN SESSOM | kamen@formthird.com
ESTIMATOR

Kamen has been in Estimation and Account Management roles for both commercial and residential projects for over 10 years. He is well versed in the latest estimation and takeoff software and adept at working with subcontractors and vendors of all sizes to get efficient and accurate pricing.  Kamen maintains strong working relationships with pre-construction stakeholders to build a successful track record in accurate project estimation and budgeting.

EDUCATION

  • Portland Community College, Portland, OR

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

  • Account Manager and Quotation Specialist at Regency Lighting
  • Estimator and Project Manager at Pacific Preservation Services
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BRANDON FRICKEL | brandon@formthird.com
SITE SUPERINTENDENT

Brandon has extensive experience running crews across the trades from framing to cast in place concrete slabs. During his time in the industry, Brandon has cultivated an ability to translate industry safety expectations to the trades whether it be through weekly site safety meetings or daily “tailgate meetings”.

Brandon has stayed current on industry standards for heavy machinery operating procedures, concrete form work systems, and on-site equipment maintenance.

EDUCATION

  • Business Management
    Grand Canyon University

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

  • Hensel Phelps / GC/GR Foreman
  • Seattle Tunnel Partners / Foreman & Crew Lead
  • OLT Fabrications / S&R Manager & Safety Coordinator
  • Agate Concrete Inc. / Assistant Field Manager
  • Kenny Shea Traylor Jr / Crew Lead
  • Obayashi Corporation / Crew Foreman
  • Integrated Concrete Systems Inc / Regional Manager
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LUKE BRANCH | luke@formthird.com
SITE SUPERINTENDENT

Under Construction

EDUCATION

  • Scottsdale Community College

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

  • Arizona Safe Outlet / Project Manager
  • Surplus Asset Management / Project Manager
  • Rowland Companies / Superintendent
  • Lennar Homes / Superintendent
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PAMELA SZEKALSKI | pamela@formthird.com
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Pam is an indispensable part of the Form Third team offering support for accounting, marketing and administrative functions. Ambitious and well-organized, Pam is willing to tackle any challenge that comes her way. She takes pride in representing Form Third with a pleasant attitude and eagerness to make a positive mark.

EDUCATION

  • Glendale Community College

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

  • Accounting Clerk at Fairchild Freight, LLC
    Accounts Payable Clerk at 3G Construction
    Payroll Assistant at Concentric Healthcare