Brett Johnson

Project Manager


(919) 987-2911


Prior to joining Foundry Commercial, Brett gained a lot of experience in different avenues of construction. His career started in Property Management with a Raleigh based student housing company called The Preiss Company where he served as a Construction Project Manager. He managed multiple Capex projects throughout the United States ranging between $3MM to $6MM.

After The Preiss Company, Brett jumped into Life Science realm, working on multiple design build projects for a Pennsylvania-based company, Protecs Inc. He was apart of launching their first office in Raleigh. As a Project Engineer, he supported projects at both MedPharm in RTP and ThermoFisher in Greenville, NC.

His experience includes a wide variety of project types ranging from Multifamily, Pharmaceutical Facilities, Control Systems & Residential Construction.

Project Experience

  • MedPharm: Research Triangle Park – Office/Research Lab Conversion, 5k SF, $5MM
  • ThermoFisher Scientific – Greenville, NC – Warehouse Demo, 30k SF, $3MM
  • Paramount 3800: Greenville, NC – Multifamily Capex, $4MM
  • The Forum: Huntsville, TX – Multifamily Capex, $3.8MM
  • The Luxx: San Antonio, TX – Multifamily Capex, $2.6MM
  • Life Stance: Durham, NC – Office Renovation, 3500SF, $700k
  • KemPower: Durham, NC – Industrial Production & Office Renovation, 150k SF $2MM
  • Polytron: Atlanta, GA – Office Renovation, 9200SF, $500k
  • Sun Tiayang: Atlanta, GA – office Renovation, 3800SF, $150k

Professional Affiliations & Community Involvement

  • Member of Hope Community Church
  • Member of Mens weekly Small Group – 2017 – Present (Real Estate Focused)
  • Town Of Fuquay-Varina – Planning Board Member – 1st Term 2023 – 2026
  • Fuquay-Varina High School – Assistant Varsity Boys Basketball Coach -2023 – Present
  • Member of NAIOP (2023 – Present)