AVB hires Commercial Construction Intern

Published: 07/24/14

AVB recently hired Melvin Keli as a Commercial Construction Engineering Intern.  Keli has a growing background in engineering which he will utilize on estimating and pre-construction services for commercial projects with AVB.


Keli is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Entrepreneurial Engineering from Western Michigan University with an anticipated graduation date of spring 2015.  He has completed research on work flow, observation and data analysis and is also Green Belt Certified in SIX SIGMA.  Keli is proficient in programs such as Matlab, AutoCAD and Visio.  He joins AVB as a Monroe-Brown scholar for 2014.

Building southwest Michigan since 1981, AVB’s commercial division focuses on construction management in the healthcare, education, office and retail markets.  AVB’s custom residential building division specializes in single-family homes, condominiums and neighborhoods.  AVB’s development group focuses on property development for commercial, residential, and mixed uses.

If you would like more information on this topic, or would like to schedule an interview, please contact Doug Phillips, Director of Client Relations, at 269.488.3304 or via email at