About Us USE Leadership

Kayla Lynn DennisKayla L. Dennis – CEO


Kayla’s 16 years in the union general contracting and specialty contracting industry suited her well to drive USE. Kayla is a high performing, innovative, passionate entrepreneur who enjoys the satisfaction that comes with achieving challenging goals. Kayla is relationship driven and committed to earning her stakeholders business. Kayla’s measurable for success in the industries she works includes contributing to the environments she lives, works and plays in being progressive, nurturing, inclusive communities.

Dawn Marie TeixeiraDawn Marie Teixeira, MBA – COO


Dawn Teixeira’s 20 Years in Management in the Telecom Industry has afforded her the opportunity to support various global teams and manage diverse groups. Dawn also has 8 years of experience in Project Management. She has oversaw commercial construction projects applying a full-service approach by managing the construction phase (milestones, budget, purchasing) as well as providing creative support (interior design, marketing, promotion, public relations).

Dawn holds a Master of Business Administration degree in Marketing, Human Resource Management and is Lean Six Sigma certified.

Dawn’s greatest strengths are her creativity, drive and leadership. She thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand the company’s reach. An excellent problem solver with strategic and tactical skills, Dawn strives to create long-term business relationships that facilitate synergy and win/win outcomes for USE, our vendors, and our clients.

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