St. Louis’ Brinkmann Constructors hires CFO

Samantha Cook

St. Louis-based Brinkmann Constructors has hired Samantha Cook as chief financial officer. Cook has more than 15 years of experience in the construction industry managing financial services.

Cook will be responsible for aligning Brinkmann’s accounting, finance and technology with plans for future growth as well as setting overall financial strategy for the organization.

Prior to joining Brinkmann, Cook managed more than $4 billion in revenue for a general contractor while developing strategic market and segment analysis forecasts, leading teams to implement technology and change management and directing strategic segmentation of projects to drive revenue and profit.

Cook was named a 2019 Top Influential Women in Real Estate by the RE Journals and won the 2019 Inclusion Award from SLCCC. She is on the board of directors of NAWIC and is a CREW STL member.