Jason Frates

Jason E. Frates
Project Manager

E-mail: jfrates@dwsmith.com
Phone: (732) 363-5850


Mr. Frates is a Project Manager with 16 years of experience in construction and project management. Prior to joining DW Smith, Mr. Frates was working as an Assistant Project Manager for Pacific Program Management and Vanir Construction Management, handling school modernization projects in the state of California. he was responsible for general contract administration, including progress billings, construction progress and coordination meetings, and expediting communication between the design team, owner, and construction crews.

Mr. Frates prides himself on customer and contractor relations, which is essential in his role as Project Manager for DW Smith Associates. He is responsible for various Community Association services including reserve studies, report writing, and inspection for capital improvement projects. His experience in project management is crucial in the communication between Engineers, Contractors, and Property Management staff. This allows Mr. Frates to expedite problem resolution and maintain effective and smooth progress on all projects.

Mr. Frates attended California State University Sacramento and has a degree in Construction Management. He is a volunteer at the Monmouth County SPCA in Eatontown, and is an avid mountain biker and radio control pilot. He belongs to the Jersey Shore Radio Control Club at Allaire State Park and enjoys building RC airplanes as well as flying them. Mr. Frates is a married father of two active boys who join him regularly on his mountain bike rides.