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Leadership

Robert Murphy

Robert F. Murphy

CPA, Principal

Co-founder of Murphy McManus, Bob is responsible for services ranging from real estate consulting to the turnkey development and financing of sophisticated ambulatory and laboratory facilities. A sample of the clients Bob has provided services to includes: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Children's Hospital Boston, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Caritas Christi Healthcare, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Prior to forming Murphy McManus, Bob was a founding principal with Chapel Partners and served as Director of Real Estate Development at Children's Hospital Boston.

Education

Master of Science, Accounting - Northeastern University
Bachelor of Arts, Economics - University of Massachusetts

Professional Certifications

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Licensed Real Estate Broker

Contact

Ph: (781) 444-3510 x 11
rmurphy@murphymcmanus.com

Peter McManus

Peter McManus

Principal

Co-founder of Murphy McManus, Peter is responsible for all aspects of project management and project delivery. He has directed the development of numerous medical, research, and life sciences projects totaling more than 1.5 million square feet. Some of the clients Peter has provided services to include: Genzyme Corporation, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Shire Pharmaceuticals/TKT, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham & Women's Physician Organization, and Milford Regional Medical Center.

Prior to forming Murphy McManus, Peter developed regional shopping centers for the Pyramid Companies, one of the largest shopping center developers in the Northeast.

Education

MBA, Amos Tuck School of Business - Dartmouth College
Master of Science, Construction Management - University of Missouri
Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering - Union College

Professional Certifications

Licensed Construction Superintendent
Licensed Professional Engineer

Contact

Ph: (781) 444-3510 x 12
pmcmanus@murphymcmanus.com

Matt Assia

Matt Assia

Principal

Matt is responsible for overseeing Murphy McManus' turnkey development projects and he spearheads acquisition, financing, permitting, and facility management. In addition, Matt takes an active role in the firm's day-to-day administration. A sample of the clients Matt has provided services to includes: Children's Hospital Boston, Anna Jaques Hospital, Milford Regional Medical Center, Caritas Good Samaritan Medical Center, and Great Brook Valley Health Center.

Prior to joining Murphy McManus, Matt worked in construction management for Clark Construction of Bethesda, MD, one of the largest privately-held construction firms in the nation.

Education

MBA - University of Maryland
Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering - University of Maryland

Professional Certifications

Licensed Real Estate Broker

Contact

Ph: (781) 444-3510 x 13
massia@murphymcmanus.com

Dan Gillis

Dan Gillis

Project Executive

Seasoned construction professional with over 25 years experience. Responsible for overseeing the construction management of numerous projects for Murphy & McManus and its clients. Recent assignments include the construction of the 43,0000 square foot Newburyport Medical Center and the 35,000 square foot, mixed-use, Central Square Theater building for MIT Investment Management Company. Notable past projects include the renovation and new construction of a 101,000 square foot ambulatory center at One Pearl Street in Brockton, MA for Caritas Good Samaritan Medical Center and the ground-up construction of an 85,000 square foot ambulatory care facility in Brockton, MA for Bridgewater Park Medical Associates that was completed in 8 months from breaking ground to tenant fixturing.

Education

Tufts University, Medford, MA
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

Professional Certifications

Licensed Construction Supervisor, Massachusetts

Contact

Ph: (781) 444-3510 x 18
dgillis@murphymcmanus.com

Kevin Walsh

Kevin Walsh AIA

Project Executive

Kevin is responsible for all aspects of planning, permitting, design, budgeting, and construction for the development of healthcare facilities. Prior to joining Murphy McManus, he was Director of Project Management and Engineering Services for South Shore Hospital during which time he directed the design of a 125,000 square foot Emergency, Maternity and Surgical Building.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Architectural Technology - New York Institute of Technology

Professional Certifications

Registered Architect
Cold Regions Engineering Certificate

Contact

Ph: (781) 444-3510 x 26
kwalsh@murphymcmanus.com

Kevin Ruse

Kevin Ruse

Senior Project Manager

As Senior Project Manager, Kevin is responsible for all aspects of planning, permitting, design and construction for the development of medical and bio-tech research, lab and clinical facilities. Prior to joining Murphy McManus, he was with Architecture Resources Cambridge, working as a Senior Project Manager/Project Manager on projects including Genzyme Corporation, Framingham, MA and Sandfei Pasteur Influenza Process Facility, Swiftwater, PA.

Education

Bachelor of Architecture - Syracuse University

Professional Certifications

LEED Accredited Professional

Contact

Ph: (781) 444-3510 x 15
kruse@murphymcmanus.com

Gordon Hughes

Gordon Hughes

Project Manager

As Project Manager, Gordon is responsible for the completion of sophisticated construction projects for private and institutional clients with a focus on specialty healthcare assignments. Recently completed projects include a radiology center, surgical suite, pharmacy, hyperbaric oxygen therapy for wound care, and fast-track medical office renovations.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Architectural Engineering - Wentworth Institute of Technology
Certificate in Architecture Technology - Wentworth Institute of Technology

Professional Certifications

Licensed Construction Supervisor
Licensed Home Improvement Contractor
Board Member - Sharon Historical Commission

Contact

Ph: (781) 444-3510 x 20
ghughes@murphymcmanus.com