Paula Portz

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

LEGENDS PROJECT DEVELOPMENT

Paula brings over 28 years of sports and entertainment facility design and construction industry experience to our clients. In her executive leadership role, Paula oversees all projects, providing expertise, guidance, and support as it related to the selection and contracting of the consultant and contractor teams, establishing the overall budget and project costs, conducting audit and design reviews, value engineering analysis and operational input, site visits and construction reviews, assisting in claim and contract management and presentations to stakeholders regarding the status of the project.

Paula has been involved in over $7 billion of sports and entertainment facility-related projects, ranging from small renovation projects to major new construction projects. In all of her past engagements, the facilities were located in high density, populated, congested areas, or were operating facilities that required constant communication and coordination. In addition, all of her past facility projects have opened on time or early, and on or under budget.

Project Experience:

Inglewood Basketball and Entertainment Center (IBEC), Columbus Crew Stadium, Los Angeles Stadium and Entertainment District (LASED), State Farm Arena Transformation, Audi Field, Banc of California Stadium, Fiserv Forum, Chase Center, Texas Tech Sports Performance Complex, Churchill Downs, Kyle Field, Mosaic Stadium, West Haymarket Redevelopment Project, Pinnacle Bank Arena, KFC Yum! Center, Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium, Sprint Center and KC Live!, FedEx Forum, AT&T Center.