Leadership

Fisher Companies is lead by an eight member Board of Directors. Six of the eight members work for Fisher Companies, all are shareholders. 

Dan Powers
President, Fisher Construction Group
CEO Fisher Companies, Inc.

Dan Powers serves as President of Fisher Construction Group, and Chief Executive Officer of Fisher Companies, Inc. Mr. Powers received his Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Portland. His background includes work as a structural engineer, estimator and project manager. He joined Fisher in 1997, and has been a member of the management team since 2007, first as Vice President and then as President of Fisher & Sons, now Fisher Construction Group. A client relations specialist, Dan has many significant projects to his credit. Dan was elected to the Board of Directors for Fisher Companies in 2008, and was appointed CEO in 2011. Under his leadership, the company continues experience growth in multiple market segments.

Tom Cavanaugh
Vice President of Operations, Fisher Construction Group

Tom received his Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Montana State University. He has over 30 years of project management experience, and has been with Fisher since 1995. As a Senior Project Manager, he has built a range of projects in the industrial sector for clients which include Janicki Industries, Starbucks, Penford | Ingredion, Enfield Farms and Morgan Aero.

 

Troy A. McOmber, AIA
Vice President of Architectural and Engineering Services, Fisher Construction Group

Troy joined Fisher Companies in 2005, when, as an architect in private practice he fell in love with the design | build process. A native of Colorado, Troy received a BS in Psychology from Brigham Young University, a BS in Architecture, from University of Utah,  and a Masters of Architecture from the University of Utah. At Fisher, he manages the Architectural and Engineering Services, as well as business development.

Robert M. Helsell
Board Member at Large

Bob Helsell has had a long career in the construction industry. His undergraduate degree is in mechanical engineering, and he has an MBA from Dartmouth. He worked for Howard S. Wright Construction Company for 20+ years, serving the last five years there as CEO. He then lead Wilder Construction as CEO from 1989 until his retirement in 2002. Having served on a number of boards in the Puget Sound area, Bob brings a great depth of experience and leadership since joining the Board of Directors at Fisher Companies in 2006. 

Don March
Board Member

Don March graduated from Stanford University with a BS degree in Civil Engineering. He served two years in the US Navy Civil Engineering Corps, including one year in VietNam. His experience in the construction industry includes working for Peter Kiewit Sons and Wilder Construction Company, where he worked in Alaska and throughout the Pacific Northwest. He was named President and COO of Wilder Construction in 1998 and served in that capacity until his retirement in 2008. Don has served on Fisher Companies Board of Directors since 2014.