About SODO Builders
Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, SODO Builders is a commercial general contractor working to build better urban communities throughout America. SODO Builders works hand-in-hand with American Life, Inc, a company specializing in real estate development and EB-5 investments. Together, we develop prime real estate, manage properties, provide construction services and help our international clients meet their immigration goals. Sodo Builders also has a regional office located in Los Angeles, California.
Our Corporate Leadership
Chief Operating Officer
Gregory Steinhauer is a graduate of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania (1984) with a Bachelor of Science in economics. He has spent his entire working career in construction and real estate development. He currently directs all American Life largescale development projects and oversees SODO Builders, the company’s in-house construction company. A lifelong resident of Seattle, Greg served as president of a construction and residential development company for 15 years that specialized in urban infill mid-rise projects. Just prior to joining American Life, he was vice president of development for a billion-dollar institutional real estate investment firm in which he was active in acquiring and entitling several projects.
Greg currently serves on the board of the Seattle Police Foundation and is an active supporter of many local charities.
Terry is a dynamic, hands-on Controller who keeps SODO’s finances in order and ensures that the company’s operations are running smoothly. She has over 30 years’ experience in Finance, Accounting, Administration, and Credit and Collections, both in the commercial and residential arenas. With her heart on the commercial side, she brings industry experience to lead finance and accounting teams to achieve goals and meet deadlines.
As Controller for SODO Builders, LLC she is responsible for financial reporting and budgeting and oversees the accounting and administration departments.
Manager Human Resources
Michelle has been in construction accounting, project administration, and human resources for 18 years, this combined with her previous commercial/residential mortgage financing experience has provided her with the necessary tools to deliver office management, accounting, and personnel services for projects in excess of $500 million. Michelle has extensive experience in preliminary lien laws, project insurance requirements, OCIP-CCIP administration, Certified Payroll Reporting, Community Redevelopment/Public Works reporting, and holds a SHRM-SCP certification.