MHC is pleased to announce Richard Melone has joined the firm as Project Executive in our Willowbrook, Illinois headquarters office. Previously a Project Executive for Reed Construction, Melone has an extensive 24-year background in the construction industry and is highly regarded for his ability to lead successful project teams with a collaborative style. He cultivates strong stakeholder relationships, has extensive experience in budget oversight, and optimizes a team’s performance and project’s success through strategic decision making and model leadership. Melone has a strong background in healthcare construction having led numerous projects for the healthcare division of his previous firm throughout the Chicago area. “Rich brings a great deal of project leadership experience to his role with us,” said Ben Warriner, Executive Vice President and Partner of Morgan / Harbour. “He will be a significant mentor to his project teams as well as a trusted project leader for our clients”. Melone is a member of the Healthcare Engineers Society of Northern Illinois and the Lean Construction Institute.