BS – Civil Engineering, Purdue University
MBA – University of Chicago
ASCE – American Society of Civil Engineers
AIRE – Association of Industrial Real Estate Brokers
Mr. Chuma, as President of Meridian Design Build and one of two founding principal owners, is responsible for management of the firm’s day to day operations. He coordinates strategic planning efforts that provide direction for the firm’s future growth. In addition to assisting clients with new project planning and development, he guides the executive management team and oversees the legal and financial operations of the company.
Mr. Chuma has personally been involved in the planning, design, construction, and occupancy of more than 200 facilities with a total square footage in excess of 25 million square feet.
Prior to founding Meridian Design Build, Mr. Chuma tenured an eighteen-year career with various local design build firms throughout the Chicagoland area.