Thomas Pellarin, PE, has joined Peter R. Brown Construction (Peter Brown) as vice president of business development. Pellarin is transitioning from a 20-year career with sister company PBS&J, where he most recently served as part of the company’s Transportation Service’s Executive Committee.

Peter Brown President Judy Mitchell states, “Tom will help us both build a stronger presence and identify construction opportunities within central Florida, particularly in the higher-education marketplace. He will help us identify potential construction opportunities through PBS&J, which has a very strong presence in the southeastern U.S. And we will count on him to help Identify resources and talents within PBS&J for teaming opportunities.” He will also assist Peter Brown with the company’s continued efforts in the federal marketplace, helping them build on the reputation PBS&J enjoys in that market.

Pellarin’s career at PBS&J has been varied, including division manager, national service director for civil, deputy service manager for facilities, Florida state director, and central Florida district director. He was a senior vice president with PBS&J and a member of that company’s board of directors from 1998 to 2006.

Pellarin is located in the Orlando office and can be reached at 407.806.4277 or

Peter R. Brown Construction ( provides comprehensive construction management and design-build services to public and private clients throughout the southeastern United States, with more than 150 employees in 11 offices throughout Florida and Georgia.