Healthcare veteran retiring from St. Louis’ S.M. Wilson

Bill Wagner, Vice President of Healthcare, is retiring from St. Louis-based construction management firm S.M. Wilson & Co. after 18 years with the company and more than 39 years in the construction industry.

During his tenure at S. M. Wilson, Wagner has forged partnerships with industry leaders and built a talented healthcare project team, leaving the company in a strong position to execute strategic initiatives.

Moving forward, S. M. Wilson’s healthcare division will be led by a strong team of Project Directors, Brian Bea, Dean Foth and Mike Hanner. Together the trio has more than $2 billion of healthcare experience.

Bea has 20-plus years of experience in healthcare working with Blessing Health System, BJC HealthCare and Mercy. Foth has 36 years of healthcare experience and has built complex programs throughout the United States with a portfolio of more than $1 billion. Hanner has more than 20 years of experience and managed St. Louis’s largest healthcare project.

S. M. Wilson’s healthcare team is also comprised of an experienced pre-construction and construction team members all of which have history working with Wagner including Senior Project Manager, Matt Frank; Senior Project Manager, Kerry Lorts; Project Manager, Andrew Ahlers; Director of Pre-Construction, Drew Raasch; Director of Pre-Construction, Brian Nuehring; Senior Estimator, Paul Wilson; Project Superintendent, Wayne Callahan; Project Superintendent, Steve Lambing and Project Superintendent, Steve Timken.