M. Luis provides the highest level of service by safely delivering high quality, cost-effective projects on time. The company values its dedicated teams who pride themselves on integrity, hard work and superior products every day. As leaders in the industry and in the communities, the company’s goal is to achieve success through a strong commitment to long-term customer relationships, service excellence and social responsibility.


With a depth of experience, Cidalia Luis-Akbar, Natalia Luis, and David Slaughter embody their corporate vision and values. They lead a multi-division manufacturing and road construction services enterprise in building roads for the next generation. With their sights set on impacting the communities they work in for the better, they’re innovative and forward-thinking. They have been featured in many industry and business magazines for their extraordinary business acumen and leadership skills.

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Cidalia Luis-Akbar 
CEO and Owner

Cidalia Luis-Akbar is CEO and Owner of M. Luis Construction Co., Inc. Along with her professional accomplishments, she has been widely recognized as a dedicated business leader and economic contributor.

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Natalia Luis
COO and Owner

Natalia Luis is COO and Owner of M. Luis Construction Co. Along with her professional accomplishments, Natalia has been consistently recognized as a  strategic businesswoman and an economic contributor. 


David Slaughter

David is the President of the M. Luis Construction Company headquartered in Silver Spring, Maryland. M Luis is the only woman and minority-owned multi-generational Asphalt Manufacturer and Construction Services company in the United States.  The business generates  enjoys a diverse work force of  professionals, engineers and construction specialists.

In addition to his duties at M. Luis, David is a past Chairman and current board member of the American Red Cross for the Greater Chesapeake region. He was awarded the National Biomedical Achievement Award in 2006.  He has served as President and Vice President of the Maryland Ready Mix Concrete Association.  He served on the Executive Committee and Board of the Maryland Transportation Builders and Materials Association and serves on the Board of the Maryland Asphalt Association.