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Advisory Board Members

The advisory committee is comprised of industry professionals and has the purpose to keep our construction technology & management programs in tune with the needs and demands of our industry.

Mr. Larry Brinker, Jr.

Brinker Group
(313) 897-9130

Mr. Chad Comps

Architectural Metals, Inc.
(616) 374-0161
[email protected] 

Mr. Michael Ernst

Vice President
The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
(410) 337-5852
[email protected]

Mr. Steven Frederickson

Innovative World Solutions
(703) 217-7688
[email protected]

Mr. Brandon Leslie

Barton Malow
(248) 436-5274
[email protected]

Mr. Rob Lewis


Mr. Jim Klett CEO

Klett Construction Company
(269) 621-4217
[email protected]

Mr. Ken Lawless

Retired - Clark Construction Company
Industry Consultant/Owner's Representative

Mr. Chuck Mills

Asphalt Pavement Association of Michigan
(517) 323-7800
[email protected]

Mr. Shane Napper

Rockford Construction
(616) 432-6538
[email protected]

Mr. Mike Novakoski

LEED AP President & CEO
Elzinga & Volkers, Inc.
(616) 392-2383
[email protected]

Mr. Brenden Pudduck

Action Traffic Maintenance

Mr. Aaron Rustem

Christman Company

Mr. Robert Shilander, Sr.

(734) 761-9130
[email protected]

Ms. Elizabeth Bovard-Strong

Builders Exchange/ASPE
(616) 949-8650
[email protected]

Mr. Taggart Town

Vice President-Field Operations
Erhardt Construction
(616) 676-1222
[email protected]

Ms. Dawn M. Vander Veen

DPR Construction
(404) 264-0404
[email protected]

Mr. Scott Veine

Project Manager, Dir. Of Sustainability
Pioneer Construction
(616) 247-6966
[email protected]

Mr. Chad Webster

Clark Construction Company
(517) 372-0940
[email protected]