Willis Smith Construction has announced the promotion of Rick Scherzer and Jon Taleff as project managers. Scherzer obtained his master’s degree in construction management from the University of Florida. Scherzer began his career with Willis Smith in 2014, and for the past two years has been instrumental in the management and the successful completion of five fire stations within Sarasota and Manatee counties. Taleff received his master’s degree in construction management from Drexel University in Philadelphia. Taleff joined the Willis Smith Healthcare team in 2013 and over the last three years has been actively involved with the St. Joseph Cancer Center among other projects. .