MissouriCRE St. Louis’ Kwame Building Group hires chief estimator May 28, 2020 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share via email Bill Smothers has joined St. Louis-based Kwame Building Group, Inc. as chief estimator. His responsibilities include compiling project estimates in support of KWAME’s role as an owner’s representative. Smothers brings 30 years of industry experience, including time with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and The United States Department of Veterans Affairs. He completed the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Construction Management Program and is a member of the American Society of Professional Estimators, Society of American Military Engineers and the American Society of Cost Engineers. Smothers earned a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Tulane University.