Leadership


  • Ken Poelman

    Founder & President

    Ken Poelman has over 35 years of construction management and general contracting experience. He started this company in 1987 after working with his father (Frank Poelman) building duplex units. He continued his experience with a local Sacramento Home builder and Developer. Today Poelman Construction Inc. is one of the leading general contractor companies in the Sacramento area.

    While working with developers, architects and owners: Ken, has assisted each by providing pre-construction services, design, budgets, pro-forma’s, cash flow analysis, value engineering, schedules, programs analysis, financing, entitlements, financing and building permit processing all with the vision of “BUILDING YOUR VISION TO REALITY ON TIME ON BUDGET”.Projects range from ground-up construction of shopping centers, hotels and educational facilities to tenant improvements, elderly care and restaurant construction. Ken has built private, government, and commercial projects on the west coast totaling in the hundreds of millions of dollars.

    Professional Activities and Memberships:

    • California State Contractors License- No. 515001
    • Rotary Club of Sacramento
    • Active 20/30 club
    • Sacramento Builders Exchange SBE
    • California Restaurant Association CRA
    • Association of Commercial Real Estate ACRE
    • National Association of Industrial and Office Properties NAIOP
    • International Council Shopping Centers ICSC
    • Tec/Vistage
    • Building Owners Managers Association BOMA
    • Sacramento Area Commerce Trade Organization SACTO
    kenp@poelmaninc.com

  • Rommel Llanes

    Vice President

    Rommel is a 22 year construction industry professional with experience in the public and private commercial market segments including municipal, transportation, manufacturing, distribution, office, medical, and retail ground up and tenant improvements projects. He has worked for an ENR top 20 and 300 general contractor. He’s operated in capacities from field engineer, project engineer, superintendent, estimator, project manager and Director of project management and estimating.Rommel has direct responsibility for site analysis, design coordination, conceptual and project estimating, purchasing, project management.

    Education:

    Bachelor of Science, Construction Management
    Minor, Business Administration
    CSU Chico, CA

    rommell@poelmaninc.com

  • Sheryl McAdams

    CFO

    Sheryl has been working in the commercial construction industry for 28 years. 
Prior to joining Poelman Construction, Sheryl began her career as Office Manager in 1987 with a small general contracting firm and eventually worked her way up to Controller before resigning in 2003 and in 2004, joined Poelman Construction as Controller.

    sheryl@poelmaninc.com