Rolando brings over 25 years of experience in the design and construction industries, focusing on advanced digital technologies and innovations in project delivery through VDC processes. He just recently joined Mortenson as Company Director of VDC, and will be leading Mortenson’s innovative VDC group. He is in charge of collaborating with each of the operating and business service groups in developing, managing, directing and measuring the implementation of VDC practices and systems throughout the company. Before joining Mortenson, Rolando led innovative VDC teams and processes as Managing Director of Gehry Technologies, the subsidiary advanced technology group of Frank O. Gehry Architects, and as Executive of Project Integration for Walt Disney Imagineering. Within each of these organizations, he pioneered innovations in design and project delivery, by integrating business objectives with project teams and stakeholders, delivering large scale complex projects through the use of advanced digital technologies and integrated workflows. He brings a unique viewpoint to our group, having led VDC initiatives from the designer’s perspective, as well as the owner’s. This experience, and his continued passion in bridging design, delivery and construction through the implementation of VDC, ensures Mortenson stays at the forefront of project delivery and execution. Rolando holds a Bachelor of Science in Architecture, from Florida A&M University, as well as a Master of Architecture and a Master of Science in Design and Computation from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.