Officers, Board and Committees
- President – Aaron Harless – Springfield Ready Mix – 862-9203
- Vice President – Dianna Devore – Design Fabrication – 869-8585
- Treasurer – Joe Tucker – Tucker & Company, P.C. – 881-6919
- Secretary – Mark Gambon – Nixon & Lindstrom Insurance – 881-6623
- Advisor to President – Jim Carson – Carson-Mitchell – 869-5653
- Past President – Dave Robertson Prestressed Casting Co.- 869-7350
- General Counsel – Mike Textor – Lathrop & Gage, LLP – 877-5930
Board of Directors
- David Atkisson – JE Dunn – 877-8712
- Tom Burch – MTS Contracting – 865-9991
- King Coltrin – Great River Associates – 886-7171
- JW Delong – Delong Plumbing – 883-3535
- Mike DeLong – City of Springfield – 864-1928
- Danny Edwards – Connelly Plumbing – 866-2256
- Dave Ewing – Ewing Signal Construction – 724-9405
- David Foreman – APAC, MO – 868-6700
- Melton, John – Complete Electrical Solutions -831-8039
- Georgia Powell – Cardinal Roofing – 887-5302
- Rick Quint – Q & Company – 863-6700
- Generation Next President – Charlie Cornwall – 773-6502
- Architects/Government Liason – Dave Foreman – 868-6700, Rick Quint – 863-6700
The Architects/Government Liaison Committee meet together since many of the same issues are discussed. SCA members meet with representatives from the City (Building Development Services and Public Works), City Utilities, Greene County, AIA and MSPE. This committee meets the fourth Thursday of the month at 7:30 am at the SCA office.
- Chicken BBQ Committee – Doug Fronick – 868-6700
The Chicken BBQ Committee is responsible for planning, cooking and serving the traditional chicken dinner at the Springfield Rubgy Club’s field west of town. The event is held the second Thursday in September. Any profits are shared with our partners, CSI and the Springfield Rugby Club. SCA’s share of the proceeds goes directly to the Scholarship Endowment Fund and CSI uses theirs for scholarships too. We would like to recruit some people with lots of mobility and access to jobites to market the event face-to-face.
- CU Committee – Mark Gambon – 881-6623
The CU Committee meets monthly with officials from CU to share and discuss topics of interest to the construction industry.
- Developer of the Year/Project Team of the Year – Kris Evans – 864-5500
The Developer of the Year Committee chooses the recipient of each year’s award from nomination forms submitted by members. The committee also developed the criteria to nominate and select the Project Team of the Year award. The awards are presented at the annual Salute to Construction Banquet in November.
- Golf Outings – Paul Hulett – 693-0929
The Golf Outing Committee is responsible for setting up and taking down Hole Sponsor signs and for the beverage distribution system during the Spring and Summer Golf Outings. This committee is not recommended for those who want to play.
- Generation Next SCA – Charlie Cornwall – 773-6502
A group of young professionals in the Design & Construction Industry
- Membership & Public Relations – Needs New Chair
The Membership & Public Relations Committee is responsible for recruitment and retention of members. We are looking for young people who can help us reach out to the next generation of SCA members. The Committee meets on an” as needed basis”.
- MSU Liaison Committee – John Melton – 831-7811
The MSU Liaison Committee meets monthly with the University’s design and construction department to share information about upcoming projects. Committee members are selected from among volunteers.
- OTC Liaison Committee – Dave Robertson – 869-7350
The OTC Liaison Committee offers advice and support to the College on construction issues. At this time the committee is on hiatus until needed.
- Pig Roast – Matt Edwards – 866-2256
The Pig Roast Committee is made up of two parts: the planning committee meets preceding the event. And then, we need about 40 more volunteers to actually work during the event. This event is held the third Thursday in July. We would like to recruit some people with lots of mobility and access to jobsites to market the event face-to-face.
- R-XII Liaison – Dave Robertson – 869-7350
The Springfield R-XII Liaison Committee meets monthly with the School District to offer advice and provide insight into the construction process for the benefit of the community. This group meets at 7:30 am on the second Thursday of the month at the SCA office.
- Safety, Health & OSHA – Need New Chair
The Safety, Health & OSHA Committee has the goal of promoting safety awareness for all SCA members. Seminars and training sessions are outreach opportunities identified by this committee. Representatives form the General and Subcontractors are needed for this group.
- Salute to Construction Liaison –
The Salute to Construction Liaison represents SCA on the Salute Council. Many SCA members volunteer annually to speak at Salute Career Days.
- Scholarship – Doug Fronick – 868-6700, David Atkisson – 887-7812
The Scholarship Committee meets during the spring to select the recipients of each year’s awards through the application and interview process. This committee also helps raise funds for annual scholarships( and the SCA Scholarship Endowment fund with the Community Foundation) by serving as workers at the SCA Chicken BBQ Scholarship Fundraiser.
- Workforce Development – Needs New Chair
The Workforce Development Committee has been created to discover ways SCA can work with other groups to identify and train our future employees. The group also works with others, such as OTC, HBA, the Missouri Career Center and the Chamber of Commerce. This group has been on hiatus.