Nancy Novak, National Vice President of Operations for Balfour Beatty Construction, is a long-time construction industry veteran. At Balfour Beatty, Novak is a key resource in assessing and strengthening the company’s ability to scale knowledge and bring national consistency to strong, existing operating standards.
With more than 25 years of experience in the construction industry, Novak brings extensive expertise in oversight and responsibility for client budgetary and quality goals met through contract terms, financial planning, risk management, design management, procurement, cost evaluations, aggressive scheduling management, and resource planning.
Prior to joining Balfour Beatty, Novak was an executive with Hensel Phelps Construction Company. She is heavily involved in organizations that lead the way for technology advancement in the construction industry, and she is an advocate for women’s leadership. Her passion for advancing women in business occurs through organizations like Women In Government Relations (WGR), Women Construction Owners and Executives (WCOE), the World Trade Center Institute (WTCI), and the National Woman’s Party in Washington, D.C.
Novak holds a bachelor’s degree in Construction Engineering and Management from San Diego State University.