Meet the Team

Greg Kunkle
Chief Executive Officer
Greg brings 24 years of experience to Patriot Construction. His broad range of experience spans from out of the ground construction, interior tenant fit outs and both private and public projects. Greg handles all of the Pre-Construction and estimating services for the company as well as Business Development. He holds a BS in Construction Management Technology from Spring Garden College. He is also a member of the Beverly-Riverside Masonic Lodge #107.
Rick Kron
President
With over 30 years in the Construction industry, Rick personally manages the majority of our larger sized projects. He holds a BS in Civil and Construction Engineering Technology from Temple University. Rick also sits on the Board of Directors for Child Guidance Resource Centers, Temple University College of Engineering Industrial Advisory Board, the Parks and Recreation Board of Upper Providence Township of Delaware County and Media Little League.
Karen Kron
Vice President
Karen has over 12 years in the Construction industry. As the Human Resource Director, she manages the intake of new hires and administers all health and retirement benefits. She also supports the estimators and project managers with bidding, pricing, submittals, close out documents, and acquisition of permits. She holds a BS in Health & Human Development from Penn State University.
Jim Papagno
Senior Contract Manager
Jim brings over 30 years of construction experience and over 25 years of experience managing multifaceted Government IDIQ, JOC and Saber term contracts. Jim handles the Pre-Construction, estimating and oversees project management for all of our government/public contracts. He holds a BS in Industrial & Engineering Management from Widener University.
Thomas Schultz
Project Manager
Thomas has 25 years of experience in the construction industry. He owned his own carpentry company for 12 years. Tom brings the experience, knowledge and the creative know how on how to keep a project on schedule. His hard work and determination makes him a great asset to Patriot Construction.
Justin Miner
Assistant Project Manager
Justin is a valuable asset to Patriot Construction and assists our whole team in all facets of construction. His main focus and role is working with our GSA team on our Government IDIQ contracts. Justin’s duties include pre-construction services, project management and construction closeouts. He holds a BS in Construction Technology from Millersville University.
Ryan Furst
Assistant Project Manager
Bio Coming Soon