Shane Elam | Colliers International | Houston

Shane Elam

Senior Project Manager | Houston

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Professional Summary

Shane manages construction assignments with exceptional skills as a project manager and owner’s representative specializing in cost analysis for leasing and or client budget development for ground up projects, move management, tenant build out, scheduling, conflict/problem resolution, and executing admirable construction management tasks. Shane conducts and collaborates work with superintendents and other field personnel by applying knowledge and skills of excellent customer service and timeliness of project deliveries to individual clients and their project teams. Shane monitors and manages operations of all subcontractors to guarantee that quality and schedule requirements are exceeded. Shane assists with managing submittals, pay applications, RFI’s, OSHA regulations, site deliveries, logs, permits, and licensing. Shane also estimates and qualifies all subcontractors, third party vendors, and suppliers used on all projects.


• Served as construction manager on several private and city projects
• Performed cost analysis and incorporated client data to generate construction budgets and schedules to secure city funding and planning
• Generated job order contracts and set up bidding process for city approval
• Supervised and managed 8-9 simultaneous commercial projects from estimating to project close out


  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University of Mississippi

Memberships & Involvements

  • WULL Coach
  • Second Baptist Member
  • NFLPA Charity Participant


  • San Francisco 49ers - Linebacker
  • Atlanta Falcons - Linebacker
  • Houston Texans - Linebacker


Cost Management, Development Consulting, $name, Parking, Planning, Warehouses, Workplace and Interior Design
Service Lines
Project Management
Property Type
Industrial, Office, Retail

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