Chris Siefert

Vice President of Strategic Projects

Chris joined the company in 2002 as a project manager, worked his way up to senior project manager, then Division Manager, and now Vice President of Strategic Projects for Riley Construction’s Illinois market and office. He has led some of Riley’s most complex projects. As Vice President of Strategic Projects, he will continue to manage the Illinois office and will focus more on business development and client development.

“Chris has the ability to process a large quantity of information in a very short time frame. He embraces the challenge of today’s industry to perform tasks faster which leads to a greater value for our clients,” said Dave Riley, Chairman of Riley Construction.

With over 20 years of dedication to the construction industry, Chris received a Bachelor of Science degree in Architectural Engineering and a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Systems from the Milwaukee School of Engineering in Milwaukee, WI. He went on to further his education by securing a Masters in Business Administration in Finance and Strategic Management from the University of Chicago in Chicago,IL. In addition, Chris is a USGBC LEED accredited professional (LEED AP). Chris is also an active member of Lake County Contractors Association, American Public Work Association, and the Executives Club of Chicago.