Tafara began his construction career as a field project assistant and steadily advanced in responsibility to become a licensed field project superintendent, construction cost estimator, scheduler, project manager and senior project manager. He went on to earn an advanced degree in Civil Engineering with a concentration in Construction Management, and subsequently acquired professional certifications in project scheduling, cost estimating, and construction management.
With over 20 years of commercial, institutional and residential construction experience both in the public and private sectors, Tafara founded Sutherton, Inc., an owner’s representative company that provides architectural, engineering, and construction oversight.
As a 2M Corporation principal, Tafara brings hands on field experience in Healthcare construction as a former lead construction supervisor at North Shore Medical Center, Salem, MA. Under his leadership the Caridiac Surgery Center, and Emergency Services Department were constructed. With a proven track record of successfully managing and completing complex construction projects, Tafara is a crucial member of our program management team