Michael Starace

Director of Purchasing
Michael brings over 30 years of construction experience working for a select few best in class corporate brands. Michael’s knowledge of construction project management derives from his achievements in leadership roles managing residential tract communities as well as large commercial projects, particularly in his 15 year tenure at Lennar/U.S. Home. While he began his career as a builder his expertise evolved into mastering the fundamentals of strategic sourcing in construction. His unique skillset was sought after by both Lennar and then Tumi, a luxury luggage and travel accessories brand. There he was responsible for buying out contracts related to Tumi’s store opening operations on a global basis. Michael is excited to bring this expertise to Vaughan Buckley Construction. Michael is a graduate of Villanova University and is a CPSM certified supply management professional. He enjoys spending the weekends with his wife and five children and cheering on the Villanova basketball team.