Verity Welcomes Gary Shafer to its Growing Project Management Team

Verity Commercial continues to grow with the addition of Gary Shafer. Gary brings over 10 years of experience in construction and project management. His experience includes mixed-use residential, data center, hospitality, and healthcare projects.


“Gary brings wide-ranging experience to Verity’s team, having worked on projects like a 440-unit, 26-story mixed-use apartment building project in Arlington, VA and a 96-mw data center construction project,” says Verity Co-Founder Herm Diebler. “Verity clients will benefit from Gary’s expertise and experience and we’re excited to add him to the team.”


Prior to joining Verity, Gary was a Project Manager at Whiting-Turner Contraction Company for 9 years providing project management, scheduling, quality control, and estimating. Additionally, Gary has hands-on surveying knowledge and experience with Arlington County’s permitting process required by various authorities.


Gary graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management.


Verity Commercial was recognized by Inc. 5000 three times in four years as one of the Fastest Growing Companies in America and received the Virginia’s Fantastic 50 Award as one of the 50 Fastest Growing Companies in Virginia. Additionally, we were a finalist for the Best of Reston and named Reston Chamber 2019 ACE Business of the Year.