Meet Our Staff
Bridget Taylor – Office Manager
“A satisfied customer is our company’s greatest assest.”
Bridget has been part of the Royal’s family since 2011. Having worked in the construction industry for over 20 years, she has accumulated a significant amount of experience and an extensive knowledge base in both residential and commercial development. Throughout her career she has held positions with responsibilities associated with job site supervision, project estimation, project coordination, and contract administration. In 2007, Bridget completed her collegiate education at Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College where she received an Associate’s Degree in Accounting, and returned to the campus the following year to receive an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration.
Tim Royals – General Superintendant
“Go hard or go home!”
Born in Raleigh, NC in July of 1980, Tim started in construction at age 15 working for Royals Contracting. After high school Tim earned a BS degree in Construction Management from East Carolina University. Tim started full time employment with Royals Contracting in June of 2003. Tim uses his first hand experience and wide knowledge to assist in estimating, field supervision, job scheduling, and effective communication in an ever changing construction industry.
Mark Woodell – Sr. Project Manager
“Effort is a crucial ingredient for success.”
Mark came to Royals Contracting in 2011. He brings 25+ years of experience in all aspects of the highway and commercial site contracting industry. Mark was employed with C C Mangum Inc for almost 9 years where he started as a superintendent and became a project manager. He was directly involved in many NCDOT highway projects including supervising the site operations of the I440 beltline as senior superintendent. From there he went to Lee Paving Company in 1995 where he continued to work as a project manager on many NCDOT highway projects. In 2000 Lee Paving was acquired by S T Wooten Corporation and Mark continued with S T Wooten Corporation until 2011 serving as a project manager, area operations manager, and commercial area manager. Along with his background in NCDOT work Mark also has a vast knowledge of the commercial contracting industry. He has successfully completed projects ranging from sub-division and retail sites to pharmaceutical, airport, and power plant sites.
Walt Johnson – Estimator
“For what is a man profited if he shall gain the whole world and lose his own soul?” Matthew 16:2
Walt is a graduate of Gaston College, a division of NC State University, with a degree in Civil Engineering. Walt has had an extensive career in the construction business including positions of responsibility with NCDOT, C.C.Mangum, and, since 2002, Royals Contracting. During the course of his career Walt has done everything from engineering training to managing the $25 million I-440 beltline project in Raleigh. He is active in several regional Chambers of Commerce and has served on the Assoc. of General Contractors/NCDOT Joint Committee, the National Asphalt Pavement Association’s Legislative Task Force, the Raleigh Chamber Transportation Committee, and the transportation committee of the NC Citizens for Business and Industry. Walt serves on the Board of the Raleigh Rescue Mission.