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Andrew Colas, president of Portland's Colas Construction, received his bachelor's degree in 2004 from the University of Oregon's Lundquist College of Business. He began work in 2000 as a field assistant for the firm founded by his father, then served as a project manager following his UO graduation.
Colas leads the business development and operational teams at Colas Construction and has used his experience in the field to redevelop the company's project delivery and project supervision systems.
He is the president of the Oregon chapter of the National Association of Minority Contractors, and is a board member for the Oregon Business and Industry Association and New Avenues for Youth. He is a past member of the UO Alumni Association Board, the City of Portland Housing Bureau, and the Oregon Construction Contracts Board.