Right Build International, Inc (RBI) specializes in Construction Management, General Contracting, and Program Management Services.


Our goal is to form a mutually beneficial partnership that will allow us to provide exceptional service in the administration, coordination, and management of construction projects.


RBI’s mission is to deliver construction excellence and superior services while always putting safety and the customer FIRST!

“Over the years, I have created lasting relationships with Municipalities, Higher Ed Institutions, Public School systems, Health Care, and various Private Clients. I look to continue building lasting relationships to make every year better than the last.”
– Karl Davis, President

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Executive Team


Karl Davis, President

Karl holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from NC A&T State University. While attending A&T he led the Electrical Team for the Space Shuttle payload G-316 that flew and NASA’s Space Shuttle Endeavor. He also worked for Newport News Ship Building and assisted in the design of the US Navy’s Seawolf Submarine.

In 2008 Karl merged his IT, Design, and Management knowledge to establish Right Build International, Inc (RBI).  During Karl’s 15 + year career in the construction industry, he has had great success in teaming with local businesses and non-profit organizations.  Local teaming has provided a positive economic impact to the surrounding communities and has been incorporated into the RBI culture. Karl has also been recognized by the NC Department of Veteran Affairs for outstanding achievement on employing our nation’s veterans.


Jonathan McDowell, Operations Manager

Jonathan holds a B.A. in Communications from Norfolk State University.  While still a student at Norfolk State, Jonathan was part of the founding group that developed programming for the campus’ first television station.  Jonathan was also instrumental in leading a team of technicians, programmers, and engineers to develop a system for military units to take portable conferencing systems with them as part of the United States Army (USASOC) and Marine (MARSOC) Special Operations Command’s rapid deployment packages.  These systems are still in operation at forward operating bases located around the world.

With over 25 years of experience working on projects ranging from K-12, Department of Defense and Technology Infrastructure, Jonathan brings a wealth of knowledge and construction experience to the Right Build Team.  Jonathan has developed a keen sense of what it takes to manage and lead a team of professionals and is always willing to lend a helping hand.   His leadership skills will help Right Build International continue to grow as a leader in the industry.

Project Management Team

Field Team

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Coleton Smith
Assistant Superintendent

Safety: OSHA 30 Certification


Dayshon Bynum
Project Manager

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Ryan Dickinson
Assistant Project Manager


Karen Campbell
HUB/Workforce Coordinator

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Joshua Spells
Project Coordinator

In the Community

Computer Donation

KJ Davis donates Right Build International computers and laptops to Kramden Institute. Kramden Institute is a non-profit organization that seeks to bridge the digital divide by providing technology tools and training. KJ Davis reformatted the hard drives of all the computers and laptops prior to donating the computers and laptops to the Kramden Institute.

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