OUR TEAM

David M. Silveira

David M. Silveira

President & Principle Project Manager

Besides being an active investor (flipping/buy and holds/wholesaling) Mr. Silviera is a licensed building industry and real estate professional, with over a decade of experience in Professional Construction Management & Design Consulting 

In 2009, He established South Coast & Associates, Inc., which is a full-service Professional Construction Management & Design Consulting Firm based in Dartmouth, MA specializing in Residential & Commercial Construction Projects of any size.

With the effective management of his staff and a methodical approach, Mr. SIlveira has successfully designed and managed over 1000 projects from initial conception to final implementation, all leading to successful outcomes in the following categories; Retail & Restaurant Designs, Heavy Timber & Masonry Mill Renovations, Custom Residential Designs, Historic Preservation, Coastal & Waterfront Home Designs, High Wind & Hurricane Designs, Site Analysis & Site Planning, Construction Control & Inspections, Commercial & Mixed Use Designs, Construction Planning & Building Code Review, Building Additions & Alterations requiring Structural Design.

David has offered creative solutions for countless projects throughout New England while developing numerous longstanding relationships with municipalities, tradespeople and clientele.

Specialties: Design, Project Management, Contractor Referrals, Site Analysis and Site Planning, Feasibility Studies, Structural Design & Engineering, Construction Control & Inspections, Blueprint Services, Custom Home Design, Additions & Renovations, Retail & Restaurant Design, Multifamily & Hospitality Design, Construction Estimating, Green Building Design, Building Code Review Services, High Wind & Hurricane Design Services, Coastal & Waterfront Home Design

Born in Boston, MA, Jorge has lived in the New Bedford area for most of his life. It was during his time at New Bedford High School that he discovered his passion for architecture. Jorge earned his Associate Degree in Architectural Engineering from New England Institute of Technology in 2007.

Before joining South Coast & Associates, Inc., in 2010, Jorge worked for a local general contractor. With over ten years of experience working in the field of architectural design, he has the knowledge and skills in designing from concept to completion. Jorge works diligently to create design solutions that are unique to the specific needs of clients in both commercial and residential projects.

As Senior Design Build Project Manager at SCA, Jorge is experienced in all phases of construction projects, ranging from schematic design, final construction documents, project permitting, building material estimating & construction bidding/management. Jorge is also extremely proficient in 3d interior/exterior modeling & drafting. His technical knowledge makes him an important part of this team. Jorge currently resides in New Bedford with his wife.

Jorge M. Garcia Jr.

Jorge M. Garcia Jr.

Senior Design Build Project Manager

Michael J. Livingstone

Michael J. Livingstone

Senior Project Manager

Michael is our senior project manager and is in charge of oversight of all construction projects on a daily basis.

With a bachelor’s degree in science, a minor in art, and a focus in architecture from the University of Hartford (ABET,NAAB) Chris has always remained a high energy individual showing his passion for design with as many different forms of media as possible.  He came on board with South Coast & Associates, Inc., in 2012 and whether it is space planning, computer rendering, or painting and sketching he has helped complete many projects under David introducing a versatile background to the firm in the design and construction industry. 

Aside from architecture he also enjoys freelance painting, drawing, graphic design, photography, furniture design, and also has worked in the restaurant industry for the past 10 years.  He has coached basketball for various youth leagues and enjoys staying an active community member in the New Bedford and South Coast area.

Christopher Leaver

Christopher Leaver

Design Build Project Manager

Johnathan Libby

Johnathan Libby

Designer

A Draftsman at South Coast & Associates, Inc. tasked with helping his co-workers from the inception of our projects through the construction documents phase. Jonathan has been a part of our team since January of 2016 while also finishing his Bachelors of Architecture at Roger Williams University. Jonathan Graduated with his Bachelors in July of 2016 and has continued his studies at Roger William’s in the pursuit of his Master’s Degree in Architecture.

Jonathan has worked on a diverse range of projects ranging from Single and Multi-Family residential housing to Commercial and Industrial projects. Jonathan has also taken on the construction and maintenance of the computers at the office and has a wide knowledge of computers and how they operate. Jonathan hopes to use his skills as an Architect and his knowledge of Computers to further bring architecture into the digital age with the use of Virtual Reality and 3D Modeling and 3D Printing.

Specialties: Design, Drafting, Rendering, 3D Modeling, 3D Printing, Virtual Reality, Model Making, Computer Hardware, Computer Maintenance, Computer Repair, CNC Operation, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Premiere Pro, AutoCAD, Sketchup, V-Ray, Twilight Render, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel