Peggy Straub serves as Director of Marketing for Federal Projects for Environmental Resources Group (ERG). She graduated from Aquinas College with a degree in Business and Marketing and holds a CQR Certification with the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers. Peggy has over 25 years of professional executive leadership experience in business development, contract execution and negotiation management. She is recognized for building relationships and partnerships that last beyond a contractual commitment. Ms. Straub began working on Federal Certifications before stepping into the position of CEO for a Michigan-based construction company. There she succeeded in obtaining large contracts in the federal market, as well as diversifying into local, state and private markets, utilizing solid partnerships and small business certifications. Her relationships in the Federal Business Industry include the U. S. Army Corp of Engineers, the U. S. Coast Guard, the U. S. Forest Service, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the Bureau of Reclamation, the National Guard and Federal Aviation Administration. Peggy has worked directly with the Small Business Administration and PTAC agencies for the past 15 years and is an active member with the Society of American Military Engineers (S.A.M.E.).
In her free time, Peggy keeps busy with her husband and teenage son, as well as her four grown families (2 in Michigan and 2 out-of-state).She says her granddaughters “own her soul!” Peggy spends her summers sailing on Lake Michigan, while her fall and winters are kept busy watching her son compete on both the tennis and swim teams