Board of Directors

Executive Committee

SCOTT HOFER, ESQ.
CHAIRMAN
Hofer Law, LLC
(Term: 2018-2020)

GREG SYKORA
FIRST VICE CHAIR
ERCO Interiors
(Term: 2016-2018)

BRIAN P. WIEST
TREASURER
         Wouch, Maloney & Co., LLP
(Term: 2018-2020)

 

HARRY A. HORWITZ, ESQ.
SECRETARY
 Stevens & Lee, P.C.
(Term: 2016-2018)

KIRBY WU, AIA, LEED AP
    IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIRMAN
Wu & Associates
(Term: 2017-2019)


Board Members

 

GREG GUTIERREZ
Wohlsen Construction Company
(Term: 2017-2019)

JACK DYER
Hutchinson Mechanical Services
(Term: 2017-2019)

GAIL STRAGA
Straga Brothers Inc. 
(Term: 2016-2018)

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Marie Guarnere
Allan Myers
(Term: 2018-2020)


Emeritus Board Members

BOB BROWN
American Asphalt Company 

ED HUTCHINSON
  Hutchinson Mechanical Services

DREW WAGNER
D.J.  Wagner Heating & Air Conditioning 

RICK SYKORA
  ERCO Interiors 

STEVE WOUCH
Wouch, Maloney & Co., LLP

DAVE SULKIN
American Asphalt Company

MIKE GREENBERG
 Joffe Lumber & Supply Company

RUSSELL R. PALERMO
Russell R. Palermo, Inc. 

ROBERT GHIA
  GHIA Construction 

ABC NEWSLINE

Dec 12, 2018
Construction materials prices fell 1.8 percent in November, according to ABC's analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data. Despite the monthly decline, materials prices are still 5.3 percent higher than they were on a year-over-year basis.
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Dec 12, 2018
Construction employment expanded by 5,000 net new jobs in November, according to an analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data conducted by ABC. During the past 12 months, the industry has added 282,000 net new construction jobs, which translates into a 4 percent increase in total industry-wide employment.
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Dec 12, 2018
On Dec. 11, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Army Corps and Engineers jointly issued a proposal to revise the definition of “waters of the United States” to clarify federal authority under the Clean Water Act. The proposed rule seeks to provide businesses and landowners with clear definitions of what are and what are not ‘navigable waters.’ ABC President and CEO Michael Bellaman attended the signing ceremony for the rulemaking at the U.S. EPA.
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