About Us

At Empower Construction, a local Pennsylvania company, our capabilities are limitless. With some of the industry’s best talent, our team is highly effective. Our growth is driven by our commitments, goals, and successes.

Mission & Values

As a minority-owned power utility construction company, we are dedicated to building the foundation of equitable access to energy, fostering economic growth, and creating lasting positive impacts.

Core Values:

  1. Inclusivity: We embrace diversity in all its forms and believe in fostering an inclusive environment where every voice is heard and respected. We strive to represent and empower marginalized communities by providing equitable energy access and opportunities for economic growth.
  2. Reliability: We take pride in the reliability of our energy solutions, ensuring uninterrupted power supply for homes, businesses, and institutions. Our commitment to quality and dependability reflects our dedication to supporting the success and well-being of the communities we serve.
  3. Customer-Centricity: Our customers are at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to delivering exceptional customer experiences by offering personalized solutions, responsive support, and transparent communication, ensuring their energy needs are met with the utmost care and attention.
  4. Ethical Leadership: We uphold the highest ethical standards in all our operations. Transparency, honesty, and integrity guide our decision-making processes, ensuring that our actions align with our mission and values, and positively contribute to the communities we serve.

William Bowie, President and CEO

William Bowie is the President and CEO of Empower Construction, as well as the Founder and President of Bowie Holdings and Bowie Construction Management. With over 20 years of experience in the utility construction industry, he provides inspired leadership and steers the culture, vision, and goals for strategic growth and the success of Empower Construction, a utility construction contractor based in the greater Philadelphia area and focused on the utility infrastructure utilizing a union labor workforce in the trades.

William is a leader in Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, and workforce development in the Greater Philadelphia area. In addition to building three companies from the ground up, his passion for entrepreneurship extends to coaching and mentoring young entrepreneurs as they begin their journey. Born and raised in the Germantown section of Philadelphia, William was educated in the public school system and later attended Drexel University and Eastern University. Today, he strives to promote minority businesses in Philadelphia by volunteering with programs that introduce our youth to a wide range of career options and equip them with the tools they need to be successful in the workforce.

William currently serves as a Board member for Philadelphia Works, an entity that helps foster the growth of the workforce in the Philadelphia region, and The North Penn Valley Boys & Girls Club, where he donates his time to helping struggling students with academic acceleration, behavioral challenges, and discovering career opportunities in the trades. William is also an Advisory Board member for Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia, a program that helps underserved 5th-8th graders receive academic enrichment to increase their chances of being accepted to a higher-ranked high school. Additionally, he is a member of The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia, The African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey, and the American Association of Blacks in Energy.

Our Experienced Staff

Empower Construction has been a successful contractor. We have established great business partnerships with major Investor-Owned Utilities, winning multiple contracts. Empower has been named Contractor of Choice for multiple utility companies, performing infrastructure work, and has established a footprint of servicing from Massachusetts to Jersey, to Washington D.C. to Illinois. Empower Construction continues to grow as one of the nation’s leading utility construction contractors

William Bowie

President & CEO

Jason Holleran

Operations Manager

Timothy Golderer

Operations Manager

Juliana Krivokon

Financial Controller

Scott Moore

Project Manager

Pasha Whitehead

Associate Project Manager

Maya Sandy

Administrative Assistant

Kristen Jordan

Administrative Assistant

David Burse

Field Engineer

Kevin Magarity

Vice President of Finance