Ray organized Keough Construction Management, Inc. in 2004 to provide sound design and construction advice to Owners engaged in capital expansion programs. From this core principle, he has built his company into the most trusted and effective construction consulting firm in Rhode Island. Ray, and the experienced industry professionals he recruited, have cost-effectively managed and/or expedited the master planning, competitive bidding and execution of over a billion dollars of constructed projects.
As a construction professional, Ray has directed the contracting efforts on an array of project types including Education, Commercial, Corporate, Medical, Institutional, Not for Profit and Residential - solid experience that helps distinguish him and the professionals within his firm as trusted advisers to major corporate and institutional clientele.
Ray has a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Rhode Island and is a graduate of Worcester Polytechnic Institute with a degree in Civil Engineering. He is also a LEED Accredited Professional and a Certified Public Purchasing Official (MCPPO) within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts among numerous accreditations and certifications.