Gretchen Gagel is president of Continuum Advisory Group. Gagel is a recognized expert in the construction industry, consulting to both “owners” on strategies and tactics to optimize project and program delivery; and consulting to contractors, engineering firms, and material and equipment suppliers on how to effectively serve these clients and achieve organizational success. She is a prolific writer and sought-after speaker in the construction industry.

Gagel began her consulting career in 1994 with FMI Corporation, in Raleigh, NC. Prior to joining FMI, she worked for Ralston Purina and Coca-Cola Enterprises in operations management. She also served as President/CEO of The Women’s Foundation of Colorado and Assistant Dean of the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver.

Gagel received her Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from Southern Methodist University and is a graduate of the University of Denver MBA program. In addition, she holds a Master of Nonprofit Management from Regis University.