Tom Fischer currently serves as the Team Leader and Senior Project Estimator for MG McGrath Architectural Glass & Glazing. Tom has 24 years experiences in the construction industry and holds degrees from the University of Minnesota-Duluth in Criminology and Sociology, Law Enforcement Certificate from Inver Hills Community College and degree in Business from Century College. As the Team Leader Senior Project Estimator Tom oversees the estimating department as well provides comprehensive estimates, design and value engineering and budgeting from start to finish. Tom works directly with the project managers as details develop researching associated costs for alternative materials and labor costs. Tom participates in project development activities including scope definition, clarification and pre-construction planning; development of construction cost estimates, provides value engineering solutions including cost/schedule implications and manages construction costs throughout preconstruction and project completion.