Paul Flower

Paul has worked in the construction and engineering fields since 1967. Prior to joining Woodward Design + Build, in 1970, Paul worked for Robert E. McKee General Contractors, Inc. in Atlanta, GA.

Paul received his Bachelor of Civil Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology in 1968. He went on to attend the Tulane University, receiving a Master of Engineering degree in 1975.

He holds a professional engineering license in Louisiana. He holds construction licenses in Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi, Florida, and Alabama.

Paul is a member of ASCE, ACI, AISC, Vistage, and the Urban Land Institute. He is past president of the Associated Builders and Contractors and past board member of LABI and Trinity Episcopal School. He has also been active in United Way as Group Chairman for construction and industry, and active in other educational groups and charities, such as the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). In 2004, Paul served as Corporate Recruitment Chairperson for JDRF’s annual Walk for a Cure. Presently, Paul serves on the Dean’s Advisory Board for Tulane University’s School of Science and Engineering and is a member of the Business Council of New Orleans and the River Region.

Prior to his present role, Paul served in numerous positions as a Structural Designer, Project Manager, Estimator and Project Executive during his years with our firm. These projects encompass medical, commercial, industrial, historic restoration and multi-unit residential facilities. In 2004, Paul formed Woodward Interests, a real-estate development company. Woodward Interests has been responsible for the development of several large commercial projects in New Orleans.

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