Alexis Karpetsky

Alexis Karpetsky

Los Angeles, CA, US



LAX Airport

Project Manager driven by accountability and integrity with 15+ years of experience and dynamic background in architecture and the construction industry. Proficient in the GC/CM of aviation and commercial projects and aptitude for delivering complex design-build projects within time and budgetary constraints.  Recognized in field for success on process improvement and abilities in defining innovative strategies for safe and efficient operations.  Adept at leveraging influential coordination skills to streamline communication and yield productive collaboration.



J. A. Watts, Los Angeles, CA, US, Project Manager

Project Manager focused on the construction management of aviation projects.

Mar 2024 - current

Webcor Construction, Los Angeles, CA, US, Asst. Superintendent

Assistant Superintendent involved with the construction of a new 56-story high rise development, a GMP project in downtown Los Angeles that finished mid-2023.

•Manage subcontractors in field improving trade coordination and construction quality. Support Project Superintendent with QA/QC of the residential tower, project delivery / commissioning and communicating with the team on design changes.

Aug 2021 - Mar 2024

Weinbaum Management Group, Los Angeles, CA, US, Superintendent - LAX Terminal Cores

Superintendent at Weinbaum Management Group, Inc. and staffed with Austin Commercial, the General Contractor on the LAX Terminal Cores, one of several projects that interface with the Automatic People Mover (APM) to be completed by 2023.

•Assigned to the LAX Terminal Cores at the Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT) and supported the Project Superintendent with proactive planning, site logistics, creative phasing and executing the work in field.

Jun 2019 - Aug 2021

STV Incorporated, Los Angeles, CA, US, Area Superintendent - Delta LAX T2/T3 Modernization Program

Owner/Builder representing Delta Air Lines (Delta PMO) on the T2/T3 Modernization Program at LAX in the Phase 0 - Enabling Program, first steps toward the $1.86 billion plan for Delta to upgrade, modernize and connect T2/T3 with TBIT by 2023.

•Lead Superintendent responsible for supervising field operations at night for all T2/T3 Enabling Projects involving trade coordination, managing & directing subcontractors, office coordination, project management, and coordinating construction activities with airport operations.

•Support Project Superintendents with planning, schedules, CPM and executing work in field. Support Project Managers with contracts, scopes of work, change orders, and directing work in field.

Apr 2018 - Jun 2019

STV Incorporated, Los Angeles, CA, US, Asst. Project Manager - Delta LAX 2017 Relocation Program

Owner's Rep for Delta Air Lines (Delta PMO) in the 2017 Relocation Program and the initial phase of the T2/T3 Modernization Program at LAX to enable Delta and their partners with the successful acquisition of T2/T3 by orchestrating the relocation of 21 airlines across five active terminals over three nights in May 2017, the largest terminal move unprecedented in aviation history. Major renovation work to Southside T5/T6, Northside T2/T3 and TBIT began in December 2016 and involved the rapid construction of new baggage systems, employee ramp offices, airline lounges and gate modifications to be completed in time for the May move.

•Project Manager responsible over Northside T2/T3 (Delta Proprietary) in coordinating efforts between the Owner, General Contractor, Delta Operations and LAWA.

•Supervised the procurement and installation of Delta proprietary equipment including EVIDS, millwork, kiosks, and furnishing of the holdroom seating and corporate standard furniture.

•Involved in the strategic management and execution of the post-move facility enhancements including terminal rebranding and cosmetic improvements to all public-facing areas as well as the renovation of over 130+ support spaces throughout T2/T3 and the commissioning of assets in order to subsequently complete the relocation of Delta and their airline partners.

Jan 2017 - Apr 2018

Valerio Architects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Design Manager

Intermediate Associate for a mid-size architectural office specializing in the project management of commercial, food service and high-end retail tenant improvements.

•Managed a 5-man team in the design, project coordination and construction administration for several restaurant clients, completing two Barilla Restaurant projects located in Dubai, UAE and two Pacific Catch restaurant improvements in the Bay Area. Led the design development of two projects for Amy’s Drive-Thru in Mountain View, California.

•QA/QC and construction administration for a new Dolce & Gabbana store in Hawaii.

Apr 2016 - Dec 2016

Rivers & Christian, Los Angeles, CA, US, Project Manager

Architectural firm experienced in aviation design at LAX. Involved with small to mid-sized projects in the American Airlines Terminal Refresh Program as well as the development of airport concessions in Terminal 1at LAX.

•Responsible for the construction administration and close out of the $2MM project to implement new branding standards throughout all hold rooms in Terminal 4 and Terminal 6 at LAX.

•Project Coordinator in the construction documents and entitlements for a $4MM improvement, an American Airlines project to extensively remodel seven employee restrooms in Terminal 4 at LAX.

•Managed the drawings and construction administration of three airport concessions in Terminal 1 at LAX, each a $1MM project.

Jul 2015 - Mar 2016

Alexis Karpetsky Workshop, San Diego, CA, US, Owner, Independent Consultant

Developed over $30MM in proposed entitlements, building permits, pre-development site feasibility studies and strategic planning for commercial and residential developments in Southern California.

•Coordinated all project phases in-house with licensed professionals resulting in 100% completion rate and returning clients.

• Managed client relationships, co-negotiated lease terms and construction contracts, and implemented preliminary cost analyses that effectively delivered projects on schedule and within budget.

• Expertise with tenant improvements projects including nightclubs, bars, restaurants, office and medical buildings as well as single family and small multi-family residential project types.

Oct 2010 - Jun 2015

Shea Construction, San Diego, CA, US, Project Manager

Managed over $80MM in entitlements for various commercial and residential projects within Southern California for a design-build construction company.

•Expanded company’s scope of services to include entitlements and design-build projects resulting in 25% - 35% increase of work volume for the company each year.

•In addition to project management, co-developed all design and construction proposals and bids for the company including cost-plus and lump-sum bids.

Jan 2011 - May 2015

Carl Linden Design, LLC, San Diego, CA, US, Project Manager

Increased design firm’s services to include $6MM in entitlements for various commercial projects for that year.

•Implemented construction document standards and templates for commercial project types.

•Co-managed over $12MM for high-end custom residential project types.

Apr 2009 - Oct 2010

Smyer Architecture, Solana Beach, CA, US, Asst. Project Manager

Co-managed entitlements for high-end residential projects in the greater San Diego area.

•Coordinated and assembled full sets of construction documents.

•Assisted Project Manager in the design development of projects through construction administration.

Mar 2008 - Apr 2009

Netherlands Architecture Institute / NAi Publishers, Rotterdam, NL, Internship

Architectural Summer Internship.

Jun 2007 - Sep 2007


NewSchool of Architecture & Design, San Diego, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

• AIA San Diego Student Liaison 2003 - 2008
• AIA Student Council Representative 2004 - 2005
• 2006 Cal Poly SLO Design-Build Structural Design Award Recipient

Aug 2003 - Jun 2008


Delta Safety Award Recipient - Delta LAX T2/T3 Modernization Program, Award

Recipient of a Delta Safety Award on the Delta LAX T2/T3 Modernization Program for outstanding performance as an Area Superintendent and was awarded at the monthly All-Hands Safety Meeting on May 17, 2018.


Orchid Nominee - Bailiwick Bar & Grill, Nomination

Orchid Nominee - Interior Design Category
SDAF Annual Orchids & Onions Awards 2014
Project: Bailiwick Bar & Grill


Areas of Specialization