Meet Chris Woodard, President | Owner of Woodard Construction, LLC

Business Name * Woodard Construction, LLC
Website or Social Media Link * http://www.woodardconstruction.com
Who is the owner/manager? Chris Woodard
How many years have you been in business? 16
What product or service do you offer? * Residential and Commercial construction services, which include custom home design and construction, interior remodeling, and additions. The Commercial division oversees tenant improvement projects, build-outs, and commercial development for new construction for retail spaces to include restaurants and office space.
What makes your business different, competitive, or unique? * We strive to provide the best construction experience to our clients and represent their vision and dreams when we build. We build for success and our team has a sincere goal to represent our profession in the most responsible and sustainable way that benefits those around us. A unique aspect is that we do not mark up our material or labor costs. The costs are direct and based on the current market.
What is the nicest thing a customer has ever said about your business? * Woodard Construction is not a typical builder and it shows in how they approach each project and their experience and knowledge are truly exceptional. They build dreams into reality.
How has your business found value in your membership with the Gilbert Chamber? * The Gilbert Chamber of Commerce has supported our growth and provided an opportunity to participate in our community and share our blessings with other businesses and programs. Woodard Construction has also built a solid relationship within our Chamber due to the Gilbert Chamber programs such as Partners in Progress, networking groups, and sponsorship opportunities that benefit our entire community and help others in need.
What is your name and title? * Chris Woodard, President
What motivates you professionally? * I strive to lead and set a positive example and to always move forward with a positive purpose and intent.
What do you consider to be your greatest success? * Being a dad to 5 kids and playing a part in their development and watching them embrace life.
Who do you look up to or admire? * I lost my dad at a very early age and my mom set a positive example for me to follow in life and she instilled and cultivated the thought process to embrace the life you have and always move forward with a positive purpose and intent.
When you're not working, where in Gilbert do you spend your time? * I enjoy having breakfast or lunch at Liberty Market, and I instruct new, beginning motorcycle riders for Team Arizona as a rider coach at the Gilbert facility. There are so many things to do in Gilbert! Slow down and look around and I'm sure you'd be surprised to realize everything around you!