Turman Inc.

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Derek Kvistad

Business Development

Livermore, California

(925) 455-9091 x169 ph
(925) 260-0119 c
(925) 455-9097 f


Derek has nearly 20 years professional experience in the construction industry, although he has worked on construction sites since he was a young boy when he would go to work every summer with his father, a journeyman carpenter. He received his Bachelors of Architecture degree from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo in 1996. He practiced with a design and build firm specializing in custom homes and golf course communities.

Derek started with Turman as an Estimator. Although still actively engaged in this role, he now also focuses on Business Development and is responsible for generating and maintaining new clients, inside and outside sales and for oversight and training of the sales force. Derek has been instrumental in the opening and oversight of our Carlsbad office in Southern California. He also provides services as a project manager and field supervisor. Derek is a graduate of the FMI Leadership Institute.

Derek has been married nearly twenty years and he and his wife have three sons. He coaches indoor and outdoor soccer and together they enjoy watching their boys participate in multiple sports ranging from soccer to football and rugby. Along with other civic and non-profit organizations, Derek serves on the Board of his church and serves on several ministry teams.