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OUR DEVOTED TEAM

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PRINCIPAL

DAVID BETHANY

With over 35 years of experience, David Bethany, Principal of Bethco Builders has established a reputation for quality construction, and specializes in commercial, large residential, multi-family construction, and site reconstruction. David has extensive expertise in construction management and is accepted in the construction defect and casualty insurance industry as a Consultant and Expert Witness. David has been a leading construction litigation consultant in Southern California for over 25 years. He is sought out to investigate non-performing buildings, assemble teams of experts and implement corrective scopes of work.

From government buildings to large residential developments to commercial projects, David has consistently served his clients with integrity and professionalism. David is the past president and former board member of the Community Association Institute (organization serving multi-family properties). David’s devoted efforts have gained him recognition in the form of an Outstanding Leadership Award. 

David’s chief philanthropic involvement has been as Director of Construction for MOVE. He has been a part of MOVE through Open Bible Churches Global Missions for the last 30 years. David’s position frequently takes him to desperate places around the world, directing the building of dozens of churches, schools, feeding kitchens, and homes. Currently, David also serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors at Village Christian Schools, a large private school in Los Angeles. 

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OPERATIONS MANAGER

MICHAEL GALLAGHER

Michael has over 20 years of experience in Management and Business Operations. As the Operations Manager, Michael supervises all aspects of the administrative process ensuring timely, accurate, and exceptional service is provided to each of our clients. While at Bethco, Michael has successfully managed multiple projects. His focus on construction accounting, project budgets, and his attention to detail helps ensure that no aspect of the project is overlooked. Michael facilitates contract documents, change orders, and other project documentation. He tends to the needs of the client with a service-minded approach, maintaining open communication and building trusted relationships. 

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ASSOCIATE GENERAL CONTRACTOR

SAMUEL BETHANY

As Associate General Contractor, Sam oversees our projects on site and ensures that the construction process advances smoothly. Growing up with a family background in construction contributed to Sam’s development of skills early in his career. For over 5 years, Sam worked on large structural concrete projects and he gained technical knowledge in comprehending complex structural plans and systems. He has developed considerable knowledge in underground utilities and site development. Sam is notable for his strong work ethic and courteous demeanor with our clients. Sam holds a California Contractor’s License (B) and is also Lead RRP certified.

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SENIOR ESTIMATOR

DAVID SAGE

David has over 25 years of experience in the Construction Defect Litigation industry as a Cost Estimator and Project Manager, having cultivated mutually-profitable relationships with attorney-clients and homeowners, and carefully managed hundreds of large-scale consulting projects.  As Senior Estimator at Bethco, his innovative data management techniques have produced a revamped data collection and reporting system, streamlining all levels of operation and enhancing information presented to clients.
 

David holds a Certificate in Construction Management from UCLA, a BFA from CalArts, and is a former International Code Council Residential Building Inspector.  In his spare time, David is an active viola player in numerous Los Angeles orchestras.

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PROJECT COORDINATOR

MICHAEL MODGLIN

As Project Coordinator, Mike manages the day-to-day operation of projects and ensures that they are completed with maximum efficiency and production, while serving our clients’ needs. Mike’s friendly demeanor makes him well liked by all. He is experienced in cost estimating projects of all sizes and types. Mike has worked in the construction industry for over 30 years. During his career, he has acquired vast experience in structural construction. Mike holds a California Contractor’s License. (B) 

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BOOKKEEPER

JUSTINE DULDULAO

Drawing from her 8 years of experience in customer service, food and beverage operations, and events management, Justine’s careful attention to detail and conscientious approach enable her to effectively support the Bethco team. As Bookkeeper, she maintains accurate book records and manages payroll, billing and human resources. Justine has attained a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management with a focus on Bookkeeping and Basic Accounting. 

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