Desi brings more than 8 years of professional experience to the Landmark team. Most recently, he worked with ConMed Corporation as a Factory Manager and Engineer providing leadership, direction, coordination and evaluation of production teams to the Implants, Grinding, Molding, and Shaver Blade Factories. During his Army career with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Desi managed all phases of project deliverables, including project management & contractor relations, governmental contact, programming, functional space planning, and cost estimating and budgeting. He managed the successful construction, delivery, and quality of over 10 projects worth $24.6 million while assigned to the USACE - Mobile Engineer District.
Desi earned his Bachelor of Science at the United States Military Academy at West Point in Civil Engineering and earned his Masters of Science in Geological Engineering from Missouri University of Science and Technology. Additionally, Desi earned his PMP and Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Credential from the Georgia Institute of Technology. His experience while in the U.S. Army includes leading units in the 3rd Infantry Division, 14thCombat Engineer Battalion and deploying to Afghanistan. He is currently pursuing his Professional Engineer License.
During his free time, Desi enjoys spending time his wife, Leigh, and daughter, Emma.