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Committees/Task Forces & Other Volunteering Opportunities

Chapter Resource Committee Heavy/Highway Committee
Conference Program Task Force Membership Committee
Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention Task Force Publications Advisory Group
Education Steering Committee Specialty Trade Committee
Emerging Issues Committee Tax & Legislative Affairs Committee
Financial Survey & Benchmarker Committee Other Volunteering Opportunities

 

Most Committees and Task Forces meet on a monthly basis via teleconferences typically lasting up to one hour. You will be contacted by the staff liaison regarding your selection. And don't forget--your commitment level is always up to you!


Chapter Resource Committee (April 1-March 31 term)
The Chapter Resource Committee develops tools to assist chapter leaders in leading, organizing, and conducting chapter activities. These resources support CFMA’s strategic plan initiatives of improving awareness of resources available to chapter leadership; developing effective chapter leaders, assisting chapters with local events and Regional Conferences; and helping chapters to consistently provide a positive member experience. Membership in this committee is limited to past Chapter Presidents and current Chapter Officers.

Chairman: Stephanie Magenau
Contact: 701-792-3200

Vice Chairman: Kathy Cole
Contact: 630-971-2990

Staff Liaison: Catherine Wasner
Contact: 609-945-2432

Executive Liaison: Dave Miller
Contact: 602-224-4573

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Conference Program Task Force (July-June term)
Oversees the program formats and educational content of CFMA’s Annual Conference & Exhibition. Provides input on other aspects on the Annual Conference as requested. Serves as a resource for topics and speakers to Education Committee and other committees as necessary. Membership in the Committee is contingent upon application acceptance by the Committee leadership.

Chairman: Joe Patti
Contact: 718-670-7878

Vice Chairman: Kris Romero
Contact: 505-845-8754

Staff Liaison: Brian Summers
Contact: 609-945-2408

Executive Liaison: Pam Hummel
Contact: 714-308-2023

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Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention Task Force (April 1-March 31 term)
The Task Force offers input, advice, guidance, and perspective to successfully provide and share resources for suicide prevention and mental health promotion in construction.

Chairman: Michelle Walker
Contact: 602-997-6164

Vice Chairman: Aja Schindler
Contact: 503-245-5997

Staff Liaison: Kristy Domboski
Contact: 609-945-2427

Executive Liaison: Patsy Dunn
Contact: 206-326-0963

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Education Steering Committee (April 1-March 31 term)
The Education Steering Committee provides input regarding the development and presentation of educational products and services for members of CFMA and the local chapters. They also serve as a sounding board providing advice and guidance to the CFMA Education team, including review of education policies, practices and procedures. Participation on this committee is by appointment and candidates are selected based on a set of criteria designed to ensure fair representation of all member constituencies while ensuring that candidates have experience that brings value to the committee. Ideal candidates are experienced in developing, selecting and/or arranging for the presentation of professional education offerings and for example, might include CFMA members who have actively served in a capacity that was integral to the offering of professional education at their local chapter. Membership in the Committee is contingent upon application acceptance by the Committee leadership.

Chairman: Albert Fedders
Contact: 513-943-1777

Vice Chairman: Elaine Ervin
Contact: 206-302-6399

Staff Liaison: Brian Summers
Contact: 609-945-2408

Executive Liaison: Pam Hepburn
Contact: 419-865-3079

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Emerging Issues Committee (April 1-March 31 term)
The objective of this Committee is to monitor the latest changes, news, and updates in financial reporting issues pertinent to the construction industry. In addition, this Committee makes recommendations as to whether CFMA should assert a position regarding these emerging industry issues and, if so, authors papers/response letters in response to these issues.

Chairman: Tim Wilson
Contact: 816-221-6300

Vice Chairman: Jackie Buck
Contact: 619-235-3760

Staff Liaison: Stuart Binstock
Contact: 609-945-2429

Staff Liaison: Fern Oram
Contact: 609-945-2494

Executive Liaison: Mike Sobolewski
Contact: 313-394-3299

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Financial Survey & Benchmarker Committee (October-September term)
This Committee has a hand in shaping CFMA’s Annual Financial Survey and Financial Benchmarker products! The Committee’s expertise is employed in evaluating the effectiveness of the Financial Survey’s Online Questionnaire, creating each year’s new Hot Topic, reviewing specific sections of the final Survey report prior to release, improving the usefulness of the Survey and Benchmarker tools, and identifying opportunities for Survey and Benchmarker promotion.

Chairman: Jeff Longenecker
Contact: 610-828-4240

Vice Chairman: Mike Viens
Contact: 215-441-4676

Staff Liaison: Mike Elek
Contact: 609-945-2412

Executive Liaison: Kevin Booth
Contact: 702-433-1414

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Heavy/Highway Committee (April 1-March 31 term)
For those CFMA members in the heavy/highway community, this committee focuses on member classification initiatives, Talking Heavy e-newsletter, Webinar content, and Annual Conference tracks.

Chairman: Greg Brown
Contact: 214-777-5245

Vice Chairman: Doug Smith
Contact: 561-784-3553

Staff Liaison: Mike Verbanic
Contact: 609-945-2418

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Membership Committee (April 1-March 31 term)
Shape the CFMA experience where it counts most – at the individual level. This Committee is responsible for the review of membership classifications, initiatives, and programs. Membership in the Committee is contingent upon application acceptance by the Committee leadership.

Chairman: Kari Juvera
Contact: 505-796-7350

Vice Chairman: Tony Sanacory
Contact: 404-554-8194

Staff Liaison: Mike Verbanic
Contact: 609-945-2418

Executive Liaison: Kari Juvera
Contact: 505-796-7350

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Publications Advisory Group (April 1-March 31 term)
In addition to assisting in maintaining the high standards of CFMA Building Profits article content and advertising, as well as the usage of CFMA BP Online (the digital replica of our award-winning magazine), advisory group members are asked to participate in quarterly calls, review articles, and contribute topics and ideas.

Chairman: Jason Myers
Contact: 317-383-4000

Vice Chairman: Eileen Cigala
Contact: 254-537-9039

Staff Liaison: Kristy Domboski
Contact: 609-945-2427

Executive Liaison: Scott Baxter
Contact: 713-388-7776

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Specialty Trade Committee (April 1-March 31 term)
For those CFMA members in the specialty trade community, this committee focuses on member classification initiatives, Talking Trades e-newsletter, Webinar content, and Annual Conference tracks.

Chairman: Mike Sardo
Contact: 202-723-0676

Vice Chairman: Sam Nunez
Contact: 713-681-2626

Staff Liaison: Mike Verbanic
Contact: 609-945-2418

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Tax & Legislative Affairs Committee (April 1-March 31 term)
This Committee identifies, monitors, and reports on legislation, tax regulations, and other significant related state and federal issues which impact the construction industry. In addition, this Committee makes recommendations as to whether CFMA should assert a position regarding these tax & legislative issues and, if so, authors papers/response letters in response to these issues.

Chairman: Kelli Franco
Contact: 509-747-2600

Vice Chairman: Stephan King
Contact: 480-407-4410

Staff Liaison: Stuart Binstock
Contact: 609-945-2429

Staff Liaison: Fern Oram
Contact: 609-945-2494

Executive Liaison: Phil Zak
Contact: 303-859-5647

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OTHER VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES

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  • Course Reviewers/Developers
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STANDING COMMITTEES

Ballot Certification Task Force Audit Subcommittee
Executive Committee Investment Subcommittee
Finance Committee Nominating Task Force

 

Ballot Certification Task Force
Consists of at least two members, one of which shall be a General Member and one of which shall be a member of the Board of Directors. All ballots shall be delivered, unopened, to the Task Force, and it shall count said ballots and certify the results of its count to the Board of Directors.

Staff Liaison: Laurel Seymour
Contact: 609-945-2414

 

Executive Committee (April 1-March 31 term)
Pursue the vision and Strategic Plan of the Association; plan, direct and assure administration of all Association activities.

Chairman/Executive Liaison: Joe McLaughlin
Contact: 214-443-5547

Vice Chairman: Michelle Eastman
Contact: 317-610-2627

Staff Liaison: Stuart Binstock
Contact: 609-945-2429

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Finance Committee (April 1-March 31 term)
The committee is responsible for approving the annual operating and capital budgets and monitoring actual results during the year. The committee is also responsible for approving changes to the CFMA investment policy, approving the selection of the independent auditors and recommending the annual membership dues amounts. Membership in the Committee is by invitation only through the Committee leadership.

Chairman: Kevin Booth
Contact: 702-433-1414

Vice Chairman: Michelle Eastman
Contact: 317-610-2627

Staff Liaison: Stacey Scholl
Contact: 609-945-2413

Executive Liaison: Kevin Booth
Contact: 702-433-1414

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Audit Subcommittee (April 1-March 31 term)
The subcommittee is responsible for overseeing the annual audits of the financial statements and annual tax returns. Membership in the Subcommittee is by invitation only through the Subcommittee leadership.

Staff Liaison: Stacey Scholl
Contact: 609-945-2413

Executive Liaison: Kevin Booth
Contact: 702-433-1414

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Investment Subcommittee (April 1-March 31 term)
The subcommittee has responsibility for managing the Reserve Fund investments through our external investment firm and evaluating the performance of the investment advisor.

Staff Liaison: Stacey Scholl
Contact: 609-945-2413

Executive Liaison: Kevin Booth
Contact: 702-433-1414

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Nominating Task Force
The task force shall nominate candidates for election as officers, the Executive Committee, and At-Large Directors and report its selections to the Chairman for approval. After the approval of a slate of candidates for the coming year, the task force shall remain in existence for the remainder of the year.

Chairman: Joe McLaughlin
Contact: 214-443-5547

Staff Liaison: Stuart Binstock
Contact: 609-945-2429

Executive Liaison: Samantha Hutchison
Contact: 713-683-8800

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