Vice President/Regional Manager, Central Region
Walt Weishaar joined Griffith Company in 2012 as a senior estimator. He immediately began working to develop the Bakersfield team, and in short order moved up the ranks to Chief Estimator and ultimately Vice President / Regional Manager for Griffith’s Central Region. In his current role Walt is responsible for the overall success and profitability of the region, actively overseeing estimating, project management and plant operations.
Walt holds a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. Prior to Joining Griffith Company he spent two decades immersed in the local and western regional construction markets with a national, vertically integrated contractor. During that time Walt focused his efforts on developing an expertise in all facets of Heavy/Highway construction, honing leadership skills and galvanizing partnerships with many local agencies, contractors and owners. Additionally Walt is currently managing partner of his family’s farm which has been in continuous operation in the Central Valley for over a century.