DK Construction Inc. is a fast growing full service construction company specializing in all aspects of construction and in all sectors.  DK Construction Inc. provides superior performance with expert knowledge and in depth pre-construction analysis. We do the overall planning, coordination, and control of a project from beginning to completion. Meeting a client's requirement in order to produce a functionally and financially viable project is our primary goal. We specialize in all construction industry sectors: residential, commercial, civil, industrial, and environmental.  


Debra Thelen

With over 20 years’ experience in the construction industry Debra has expert knowledge of all aspects of construction. Debra's experience also includes the following; Construction Consulting and Management.

Debra has researched and completed in-depth analysis of thousands of

  • Government contracts

  •  Document reviews

  •  Contractual negotiations

  •  Building plans/Review/Take-offs.

  •  Change Orders

  •  Building department plan check records

  •  UBC and ICBO codes,

     Debra has in-depth experience with:

  •  Numerous Field investigations include site observations

  •  ASTM intrusive testing standards

  •  Mold remediation for insurance claims/litigation.

  •  Primed an Army contract.

  •  Performed Construction Management and Consulting agreements.

  •  Structural upgrade on a historical building.

     Debra has:

  •  Managed corporations

  •  Mentored Interns on new business practices

  •  Taught self-marketing for the city of Perris CA.

  •  Written team building agreements with other companies. 

     Debra as Owner/Operator of two successful businesses in Montana   acquired and maintained two government contracts with the United States Postal Service and a non-profit contract with the American Red Cross Blood Bank.  Being thoroughly familiar with the federal procurement process, Debra is also certified by the Department of General Services (DGS) and SBA and LA Metro as a DBE




  • QB inspection program

  • Technical Plan Review

  • Builder Risk Assessment

  • Pre-Construction Consultation

  • New Construction Management

  • Re-Construction Management

  • Due Diligence Analysis,

  • Site selection

  • Master Scheduling

  • Construction Lending Risk Management


As an experienced professional in construction, Debra brings more than 20 years experience working on every kind of project in Southern California. She has spent her time in critical roles such as president, general manager of field operations, senior project manager, general superintendent, and owner of her own project management firm. During these years she has gathered a wealth of knowledge and continues to build a library of information and discover better ways to provide for customers in this industry.

In her time as owner of a project management firm she was called as a valuable and reputable expert witness for more than 10 construction related cases. During this time she specialized in project management and quality control. She was QC for the building of Panera Bread on Camp Pendleton.

She was Superintendent and Project Management for 15 Row Homes in the Golden Hills area of San Diego which was a 3.4 million dollar project.

She currently is the prime contractor for ComiCon on a historical building upgrade.  She has done structural upgrades to ADA compliant ramp, railings, bathrooms, installed an elevator and other remodels and upgrades to the building in one of the oldest areas of San Diego.

© 2015 DK Construction, Inc. All rights reserved. Created by the Witch Doctor at Voodoo Schemes 😈

  • facebook
  • Twitter Round
  • googleplus
  • flickr