Brett Johnson

Project Manager


(919) 987-2911


Originally from Pittsburgh, PA, Brett found his love for Construction/Real Estate in the beautiful progressive city of Raleigh, NC. Before joining Foundry Commercial, Brett gained experience in different avenues of construction. His career started in Property Management with a Raleigh-based Property Management Company called The Preiss Company, where he served as a Construction Project Manager.

He managed multiple Capex projects throughout the United States ranging from $3MM to $6MM. After The Preiss Company, Brett jumped into the Life Science realm, working on multiple design-build projects for a Pennsylvania-based company called Protecs Inc. He was a part 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.
When not working, Brett loves to spend time with his wife and kids, go to the gym, play basketball and watch Pittsburgh sports!

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

Professional Affiliations & Community Involvement

  • Member of Hope Community Church
  • Member of a Mens weekly Small Group 2017 – Present (Real Estate)
  • Londonderry Subdivision HOA Board member 2018 – 2021