Shawmut Promotes Hanna

Sam Hanna

Boston – Shawmut Design and Construction recently announced its promotion of Sam Hanna to chief estimator. In his new role, he will mentor a team of estimators for Shawmut’s academic and institutional division.

As chief estimator, he will be fully engaged in the preconstruction process. Drawing on his 15 years of experience at Shawmut, he will oversee budget development, logistics assistance, and scheduling for Shawmut’s institutional and academic projects.

Hanna’s experience includes life-safety upgrades, laboratory renovations, and classroom construction for premiere Boston institutions such as Harvard University, Tufts University, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Hanna also played a pivotal role in Shawmut’s expansion into public contracting.


“At Shawmut, we value strong leaders and recognize the importance of promoting from within,” said Kevin Sullivan, vice president of Shawmut Design and Construction. “Sam has more than earned this step up through his contributions to Shawmut’s expansion into public sector/chapter 149A work. We are excited to see his new role’s impact the firm’s continued growth and success.”

“My 15 years at Shawmut have been invaluable to my growth as a leader,” said Hanna. “I am honored by this new opportunity and eager to apply my learnings to inspire my team to exceed client’s expectations.”