Each month, we’ll go behind the scenes with one of our amazing employees here at R.W. Murray Co. For June, we get to know Dave Pierce, Senior Project Manager, a little better!

Dave Pierce

Position at RWM: Senior Project Manager

Years at RWM: 13


Favorite Food: Blue Crab, anything “ese” & Pot Roast

Favorite App: Pandora

Favorite Sports Team: Redskins (though I don’t know why)

Favorite Movie: The Gods Must Be Crazy & To Kill a Mockingbird

Favorite Author: James Patterson (early work) & Dean Koontz

Hidden Talents: Musician

Motto or personal Mantra: Treat others as you want to be treated

One item you’d bring to a desert island: Leatherman Multi-Tool

If you could meet anyone in the world, dead or alive, who would it be?: Frank Zappa

What is the first thing you would buy if you won the lottery? It depends on the amount of money that’s paid out; maybe an island

What is the most important thing you have learned in the last five years? Never give up fighting for family members health & happiness


What is the best part about working at R.W. Murray Co.? 

I’m left alone to run my projects & do my job, but help is there if I need it.

I chose the construction industry because? 

I started as a cabinet maker apprentice & have enjoyed building ever since.

What is your proudest moment at R.W. Murray Co.? 

Completing my first base building.

How do you balance your career at R.W. Murray Co. and family? 

You have to learn that sometimes you have to force work when you want to play and other times you have to force play when you need to work.

If you could switch your job with anyone else within R.W. Murray Co., whose job would you want? 

Bill Fairchild’s