Structure Works Construction

At Structure Works Construction we strive to not only build efficiently, build neatly, and build on schedule, we also look to build relationships. For us, construction is about quality and longevity. It is one thing to build well, it is another thing entirely to ‘build to last’. The Core of SWC has spent the last 30+ years in high-end custom residential construction working together. Structure Works Construction provides personalized service throughout all phases of the project from expediting municipal permits, coordinating plans with architects, to the final step by step completion phase with the client. Our ability to adapt and understand the needs of clients, complimented with our outstanding reputation with Architects, makes us one of the most highly reputable builders in the area.

Our key employee base specializes in a variety of trades including Site Layout, Masonry, Concrete, Framing, Custom Millwork & Trim, Painting, and Project Management. This includes Site Superintendents with 35 years of experience, in house Master Masons, Master Carpenters and Project Managers who have each run projects exceeding $20,000,000.00

This personnel offering is complimented with our selection of specialty trades (subcontractors) to offer a complete turnkey operation. Structure Works Construction's diverse group of professionals are dedicated to ensuring your project is done right, to your specifications and delivered on time.

From our front office personnel, to our experienced project managers and their crews, we surpass all expected levels of quality when it comes to high-end, custom residential construction.

The result is Incomparable Craftsmanship.

Our Team

Lee Wood

President and Owner
Lee Wood

President and Owner

Lee is President and Owner of Structure Works Construction, a General Contractor, with over 35 years of experience at the highest end of custom residential construction. The early part of his career was spent training and learning the carpentry trade under the watchful eye of his mentor, Billy Schreiber. His carpentry skills are exceeded only by his personal skills as he has maintained some clientele since he built their home as a teenager. His vast experience, hands on knowledge and business skills are the physical embodiment of everything we strive to be at Structure Works Construction. No job too big, no design too intense, Lee’s drive to succeed is what makes us the premier general contractor in the Hudson Valley region.

Lisa Austin

Senior Director
Lisa Austin

Senior Director

Lisa is our Senior Director at Structure Works Construction. Often the voice you hear answer the phone, Lisa is ever-changing the definition of ‘work hours’. Her energy and enthusiasm for what she does ensures that our administrative responsibilities are executed as smoothly as on-site construction. With nearly 20 years of accounting experience, including our most recent $20,000,000.00 project, her administrative prowess makes her a critical asset to our team.

Michael Grey

Senior Project Manager
Michael Grey

Senior Project Manager

Michael is a Senior Project Manager with 40+ years of experience in the residential construction industry, specializing in projects that require the highest standards of quality and finish. Over a decade ago Michael took off the tool belt and put down his hammer to join Lee and his new team at Structure Works. Thanks to his wide variety of construction experience, Michael is capable of managing large, complex projects that require extensive knowledge of construction materials, details, means and methods, and completing them to the absolute satisfaction of the Owner and Architect.

Howie Senior

Senior Project Manager
Howie Senior

Senior Project Manager

David Penney

Senior Project Manager
David Penney

Senior Project Manager

David is a Senior Project Manager with 30+ years of experience in the residential and commercial construction industry, specializing in projects that require both home-building and Construction Manager-style needs. At SWC, David’s experience across such a vast spectrum of construction allows us to broaden our outreach in the construction world. David can manage any of our residential projects while also making sure our presence as a qualified Construction Manager (or Owners Rep) is known in the Commercial world around us.

Will Finnerty

Assistant Project Manager
Will Finnerty

Assistant Project Manager

Will is an Assistant Project Manager who joined the Structure Works team in the summer of 2013 as he continued his schooling in Construction Management. Using the technical skills learned over 6 years of combined Architecture and Construction Technology schooling William is a useful asset for our team. His extensive involvement with several ongoing projects is largely attributed to his rapid ability to analyze drawings, coordinate job related documents, and assist in the management of on-site needs.

Janine Frankie

Assistant Director
Janine Frankie

Assistant Director