Professional Profile: Jared Donnamiller, PE 2018

Jared Donnamiller

Name: Jared Donnamiller

Title: Project Manager

Company: AKF Group

Location: 165 Broadway, New York, NY

Birthplace: Shelby, Ohio

Education: BS in Mechanical Engineering, Ohio University 

First job outside of real estate:  Pressman at the Shelby Daily Globe

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I am managing client accounts, managing projects, and focusing on business development for the firm. In the future, I would like to get more involved with managing our business and the growth of the company and our people.  

How do you unwind from a busy day? Typically with a long run in Central Park. Wine isn’t quite as healthy, but a close second.  

Favorite book or author: “The Count of Monte Cristo,” Alexandre Dumas

Favorite movie: “The Goonies”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? “Die a Happy Man,” Thomas Rhett

One word to describe your work environment: Chaotic 

Rules to live by in business: Always know ‘why’ you are doing what you do and then get the right people in the right seats that have the same long term vision.  

What is your dream job? A Patagonia Ambassador which would require me, my wife, and daughter to travel the world testing gear in extreme conditions. Someone’s got to do it.