Committees

Getting Involved...The Committees of ABC

The work of the Association is accomplished through the standing committees of ABC. The Association monitors a wide range of issues, related to the industry, the region, and the Association. Involvement in a committee is the best way to get involved in ABC and to learn more about the issues that are important to its members. If you're interested in joining an ABC committee, contact the Committee Chair, or the ABC Staff, directly.


Board of Directors

ABC's Board of Directors consists of up to 12 elected members (including appointed officers).  Board Members serve a three-year term. The Board is responsible for all aspects of the association, including but not limited to: finances, vision, and goals.

Chairman: Rich Troyer
Staff Liaison:  Laurie Kendall

Membership and Branding Committee

The Membership and Branding Committee tells the story of ABC members and what we represent in various medias. ABC Members care about safety, responsibility, accountability and integrity, with demonstrated personal and industry professionalism. The committee also develops new programs to benefit the members.

Chairman: Dan Noble 
Staff Liaison: Kim Lowry 

Grassroots and political advocacy

The Grassroots and Political Advocacy Committee monitors legislative activity and policy development on both the state and local levels. The committee initiates actions and support of candidates and legislation that promote and protect the interests of ABC members and the free enterprise system. 

Board Liaison: Bill Joseph 
Staff Liaison: Laurie Kendall

Workforce Development

Working with the community, high schools, colleges, tech schools and the Northwest College to promote the construction industry as a strong and viable career plan. Create a strong construction industry alliance in Oregon and Southwest Washington with contractors, owner/ developers, advocates for the construction industry.

Board Liaison: Stephanie Cannon
Staff Liaison: Sara Gourley