Syracuse, N.Y., July 14, 2023 – LeChase Construction Services, LLC is pleased to announce the promotion of Laird Updyke to regional operations manager for K-12 markets, based in Central New York.
In this role, Updyke will manage multiple projects for core K-12 clients. He will be accountable for quality, value and safety, as well as responsible for overseeing recruitment and training of project team members.
Updyke has served as a project executive since 2021. He joined LeChase as a senior project manager in 2018, bringing more than 20 years of project and facilities management experience in and around the Syracuse area. He has a bachelor’s degree in construction management and an associate’s degree in architectural engineering, both from Alfred State College. He currently serves as an advisory board member for the school’s construction management program.