Staff Biography

Curtis L. Exelby

Curtis Exelby

Senior Project Manager

Curtis Exelby became a senior project manager for Phoenix Contractors in 2001. He previously worked for 15 years as a project manager, estimator, assistant project manager, field superintendent, and construction worker.

Curtis earned an Associate’s degree in building construction technology in 1985, then a Bachelor’s degree in construction management in 1987 – both from Ferris State University.

Curtis has managed construction and renovation projects for commercial, retail, service, hospitality, educational, recreational, religious, and public facilities. His work for the University of Michigan’s Facilities Planning & Design Department earned this accolade from Cinda Ferrier, architect:

“Curtis does a good job dealing with project challenges, handling critical coordination with numerous departments, and pushing projects through tight construction windows, on time.”