Karyn Barker, a State of Florida certified general contractor and PMP, joined the RUSH team in 2017 as a project manager. Barker provides program management, business development solutions within government contracting, defense and commercial spheres. Additionally, she spearheads or assists in the development of estimating and bid/proposal development, construction technology and cybersecurity compliance as needed.
As a general contractor with a background in design, media relations, administration, construction and project management, Barker channels those competencies and her attention to detail through cross functional teams to supply critical leadership, key skills and applied knowledge to each project to deliver the most business value for the client.
Initially drawn to RUSH Construction for its core principles of integrity, professionalism and excellence in every aspect of construction, this past year she transitioned to the RUSH Facilities team to facilitate business growth.
A native Floridian originally from Brevard County, the local space industry and Brevard’s natural resources have always been of importance to her. She appreciates innovation and good design, technology and nature, and values personal growth and creativity. She is thankful for the opportunity to provide solutions, services, and structures that help others and that contribute to the unmatched quality of life of Brevard County.
Favorite Word: “Resilient”