PETRA’s leaders maintain a strong set of business ethics and are dedicated to offering each client an unwavering commitment to customer service and construction excellence. Our leaders teach, inspire, and motivate employees to engage in building partnerships based on trust, knowledge and experience.
Strong and honest leadership builds a successful company. As founder and President of PETRA Incorporated, Jerry Frank emulates the integrity and good business sense the company has exemplified for over two decades. Jerry understands that a successful company is a team, not an individual. He has assembled a team of veteran, licensed professionals that hold experience in all types of commercial construction. With over 35 years of experience in commercial construction, Jerry’s enthusiasm for perfection, coupled with his expertise in the industry fulfills clients’ expectations for their construction projects.
John Quapp brings 40 plus years of accounting and finance experience to the Petra Team. His primary responsibilities are to look after the company treasury while developing a positive relationship with his staff, owners, subcontractors and suppliers. John is highly regarded by the Petra’s Team of Surety, Banking and Legal Partners. With his extensive background in the manufacturing industry, he recognizes the efficiency of standardization and consistency in accounting management. John quotes “As ballast is to a ship, so is accounting to a company.”
Executive Vice President, Idaho Region
Brett Myron is responsible for leading the Idaho team of project managers and field operations staff. He ensures PETRA’s construction teams maintain contractual commitments and maintain systems and controls, verifying the integrity of construction. Brett mentors teams regarding safety, quality, value, and schedule control. Additionally, Brett is responsible for overseeing project resource allocations, including value engineering, bid packaging, estimating, procurement, scheduling, and cost control. Brett ensures projects are completed in a timely and efficient manner. He has over 20 years experience managing construction projects in Idaho, Washington, Oregon, and California.
Executive Vice President, Washington Region
Project assessment and evaluation, staff mentor and team management, and quality control assurance are just a few of the leadership skills Dale Brevick has brought to PETRA. With over 36 years of experience in the construction industry, Dale’s all-encompassing knowledge on multiple project types include negotiated to hard bid; small to large scale. Dale came from working directly in the trades to becoming the effective leader he is today; providing the overall management and direction for PETRA’s Washington Region. He has an extensive career history in successfully constructing projects while maintaining client relationships, meeting budgets and schedules.
Executive Vice President, Montana, Colorado, and North Dakota Region
Craig McVicker comes to PETRA with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Construction Management from the University of Nebraska with over 30 years of construction experience. He has provided project and construction management services for private commercial and public institutional clients throughout the western US. In addition to his experience working for a global general contractor and national commercial real estate development company, he has worked as an owner’s exclusive project representative, providing leadership and guidance to complex real estate development and construction projects. His valuable expertise in entitlement approvals, permit processing, design management, contract negotiation, project administration, estimating, scheduling, contractor management, field supervision and technical problem solving make him a very knowledgeable and effective leader.
James MacIsaac brings 25 years of construction experience to PETRA. His current role includes strategic planning, implementation of existing and new business, and cultivating current and new client relationships for our Washington office. He enjoys working directly with the clients to help them reach their goals for designing and constructing functional and attractive buildings that meet their specific needs. James previously ran his own full service residential and light commercial construction company. His background in design, consultation, bid/budget development, project management, and construction services brings a well-rounded approach to all projects for owners and developers. He has a Master of Business Administration from Boise State University and a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from the University of Washington.