Mr. McNamara has over thirty years of experience in the construction industry. He owned and operated his own construction business for 22 years.
His accomplishments as Superintendent include several remodels and new custom vacation homes, design-build and commercial projects utilizing his skills in blueprint reading, managing a work force, and keeping the lines of communication open with the owners, architects, vendors and other subcontractors.
His comprehensive background in all types of construction projects, and his experience as an Superintendent provides great depth.
Wild Residence, Old Forge, NY – This 4,000 sf custom Home and detached Garage is located on Second Lake. The exterior features include Seneca limestone at the lower level and cement board siding at the main floor with a sloped Cape Ann style roof. The building shell is insulated with Hi-R spray foam and exterior insulated sheathing panels to meet the new continuous insulation energy code. The interior was finished with skim coat plaster, stone window sills, tile and hardwood flooring, and wrought iron stair railings.
Burk Residence, Old Forge, NY – Custom-built home in the Old Forge area. This 2,300 sf home on First Lake is a Cedar Log kit by Kathadin of Maine. The home has in-floor radiant heat, furred and insulated perimeter cedar and pine interior walls, custom cabinetry for Kitchen and Baths, hardwood flooring, a large front deck and (2) covered porches.
Black River Outdoor Education Program (BROEP)-New Office, Boonville/Forestport, NY – 2,000 SF Office Building with high-level finishes, cedar-shake exterior, triple-glazed windows & doors, spray-foam insulation, pre-finished cherry interior walls, plaster ceiling, slate flooring, granite countertops, cherry cabinetry, heat-recovery ventilator, high-efficiency boiler, hot water baseboard heat with cast iron radiators, and custom lighting.
Black River Environmental Improvement Association (BREIA) – Various projects including the construction of 3 Pole-Barn Pavilions in 3 different locations
Potato Hill Farm Outdoor Education Center (PHFOE) - Supervised the construction of a new warming hut and structural repairs to the administrative building.
View Arts Center - Old Forge, NY - $8.1 M - Supervised the completion of the new building housing the Business offices, Art Galleries, Day-care suite and an Auditorium. This project incorporated many “Green Building” initiatives including Spray-Foam Insulation, Geo-Thermal Heating and Solar Panels.
Education / Training
- OSHA 10-Hour Course
- OSHA 30-Hour Course
- Marshall Town Councilman
- Oneida County Democratic Committee
- Town Marshall Democratic Committee
- Town Marshall Planning Board