Gerard Construction was started in 2002 by Bryan native, Michael Gerard Patranella (A&M '77). With over 24 years of banking experience, Michael offers the unique ability to understand both sides of the home building/home buying equation. Gerard Construction was founded on providing a quality product with excellent customer service. Specializing in quality custom homes, design/build, remodels, and commercial construction "we not only build structures, we build relationships". When we contract to build a custom home, we have daily interaction with our clients. We truly believe our best source of business is our satisfied clientele.


President/Owner of M. Patranella INC., dba Gerard Construction:

A Bryan native, Michael, is married to Joanne R. Patranella.  Michael and Joanne are members of the St. Anthony's Catholic Church. Michael is active in community and volunteer organizations. He is fully involved in every Gerard Construction Project!  Micheal and Joanne have two grown children, Lucy Patranella Dubon and Joe R. Patranella.


Project Manager/Superintendent:

With over 15 years of construction experience, Ken provides expertise in all phases of construction from the design/build phase to the final certificate of occupancy and completion. Ken's experience is a tremendous asset to Gerard Construction, as is his ability to bring the pieces of the puzzle together to "make a house a home".


Office Manager:

Tina rides herd over daily operations including accounts receivables, accounts payable and project analysis. A valuable assett to the Gerard Team, Tina's attention to detail ensures that our customers and vendors are treated with dignity.Tina is married to Josh Elkins and they have two beautiful daughters, Bailey & Brooke. They are members of First Baptist Church of Franklin.  Tina received her Bachelors of Science Degree from Texas A&M University, Class of '99.