Zach Schmidt | Civil Engineer – Project Manager
Member of the Governmental Affairs Committee
What is your favorite thing about being an HBA member?
Working with industry leaders on solving today’s problems and helping plan for the future.
What has been your favorite project at your company?
At CSRS, I have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of projects from industrial, commercial and residential developments. Recently, I managed the completion of a new filing at one of our most exciting residential developments, Long Farm Village. It’s awesome watching the community grow through projects like these.
What has been your favorite HBA|GBR event? Why?
I really enjoyed the recent Industry Meeting. It was great to get to hear from so many different people in the industry and it is always good to hear from local politicians and their awareness of the problems the industry may be facing.
What was your first job?
My first job was in deep foundation construction. I worked for a large construction company who taught me many lessons on worth ethic and quality of work.
What is the best advice you’ve been given?
Patience develops excellence. Talent is long-earned patience.
Three words that best describe you:
Gritty, determined, detailed.
I have been married to my wife Claire for two years and have a dog named Saint.