With experience in multiple management functions, Michael Iwuchukwu manages projects of all sizes, from concept to occupancy, with attention to overall plans and small, yet critical, details.
Michael has managed the construction of the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, Park One at LAX Airport, Janss Court in Santa Monica and Wilshire Courtyard in Los Angeles. He also was assigned to the construction of the 78,000 square foot Wilshire and Lapeer building in Beverly Hills and the renovation of the 20-story, 300,000 square foot office building located at 811 Wilshire in downtown Los Angeles. During these projects, he developed the scope of work, wrote subcontract agreements, and supervised project staff, cost control, approval of change orders, billing, and liaisons between clients and consultants.
Michael’s experience also includes supervising and managing construction projects for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Nigeria, where he was responsible for maintenance of all United States Government mission facilities, as well as budgetary planning, human resources, security and safety, and communications and records.
Since joining S.L. Leonard & Associates, Inc., Michael has worked on the $200,000,000 City of Hope Replacement Hospital in Duarte, the Las Brisas II affordable housing project, Fuller Lofts, Hart Village and Olive Court condominiums. He also led the project management efforts of the 63,000 square foot Charles Drew University Life Sciences Research and Nursing Education Project and the 150,000 square foot WAV mixed use project.
Michael received both his B.S. degree in civil engineering, emphasizing construction management and structure, and a diploma in programming and data processing from the University of Southern California.