Eric Gowin is the founder and managing member of Contegra Construction Company. Eric has over 25 years of experience in the construction industry and is active in the day to day management of the company and heads the business development team.  He serves on the Edwardsville Economic Advisory Board and the Lewis & Clark College Foundation Board. He is a graduate of the SIUE construction management program. Eric plays an active role in many local charities including the Ronald McDonald House Charity and serves on the Kids & Clays Committee to support the areas Ronald McDonald Houses.   Some of the other charities supported include the Backstoppers, annual Adopt-a-Family event, St. Louis Children’s Hospital (KIDstruction).