Andrew J. Kerner, GC


Andrew J. Kerner, GC

Cost Estimator, General Contractor


  • Over 35 years of combined experience as an estimator, project manager, superintendent, carpenter

  • Project manager/ cost estimator on a wide spectrum of projects including Commercial, Residential both Custom and Tract, HOA reconstruction including Historic Buildings, Apartment conversions, Public Parks and Recreation Centers, Libraries, Schools, Fire Stations and Theme Parks

  • Over 23 years preparing competitive bids for both public and private projects

  • Cost estimator in construction defect litigation

  • Attended and supervised both visual and destructive testing

  • Project scheduling


Senior Cost Estimator – 2015-Present
Core Consulting Group Inc., San Diego, CA

Cost Estimator – 2009-2015
Xpera Group Rancho Bernardo, CA

Chief Estimator/Project Manager – 1997-2015
Del Mar Pacific General Contractors, Inc.

Chief Estimator/Project Manager – 2002-2008
Sun Valley Building and Engineering

Superintendent/Cost Estimator – 1988-1997
Double E Construction Escondido, CA

Foreman - 1987-1988
Mark Right Construction Tucson, AZ

Supervisor - 1985-1988
DKB Construction Tucson, AZ

Foreman - 1983-1985, 1978-1979
Chuck's Construction Buchanan, MI

USMC Corporal E-4 - 1979-1983
USMC Corporal E-4 U.S. Gov't

Laborer/Apprentice - 1977-1978
Royal Valley Ski Resort Buchanan, MI


Licensed General Contractor “B”, 2015- Present
State of California #1001771

Licensed General Contractor “B” (RME), 2012-2015
State of California #828224


American Society of Professional Estimators OSHA 40

EPA Renovator Certificate

Certificate of Compliance – California Construction Projects Certified

Suspended Access & Rigging

Professional Association of Dive Instructors OWSI