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COAA Connect 2024

COAA Connect 2024

Monday, November 18, 2024 at 8:00 AM (EST) to Thursday, November 21, 2024 at 1:00 PM (EST)

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Dan Bailinger
Dan Bailinger President Chameleon Consulting Corp
Paul Barbour
Paul Barbour SVP - Real Estate Strategy and Development State Employees' Credit Union
Tamera Baughman
Tamera Baughman Project Manager University of Florida Planning, Design and Construction
John Bechtel
John Bechtel Assistant Vice President, Design & Construction Penn State University
Jessica Bonin
Jessica Bonin Manager, Membership & Sponsorship Construction Owners Association of America
Anna Borgerding
Anna Borgerding Assistant Vice President, Facilities and Operations University of Maryland, Baltimore
Lizzy Burge
Lizzy Burge McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. (Atlanta)
Jenell Calloway
Jenell Calloway Manager, Meetings & Events Construction Owners Association of America
Jeremiah Cameron
Jeremiah Cameron Project Manager Ada County
Brian Campa
Brian Campa Principal Cooper Carry, Inc. (Atlanta)
Stephen Caron
Stephen Caron Project Manager University of Florida Planning, Design and Construction
Jim Carroll
Jim Carroll Associate Vice Chancellor & University Architect University of California, Davis
Lucie Castro
Lucie Castro Manager, Operations and Administration Construction Owners Association of America
John Chyz
John Chyz Director Affiliated Engineers (FL)
Michelle Compton
Michelle Compton Construction & Facilities Contracting Specialist, Lead University of Maryland, Baltimore
Michelle Crowder
Michelle Crowder Senior Director of Capital Planning The University of Tennessee
Stuart Cullen
Stuart Cullen Sr. Project Manager University of Florida Planning, Design and Construction
Wendy Cunningham
Wendy Cunningham Director, Business Development Manhattan Construction (Atlanta, GA)
Dale Daniel
Dale Daniel Program Manager Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab
Sarah Kathryn Delphin
Sarah Kathryn Delphin Project Director, Capital Projects MD Anderson Cancer Center
Cheryl Diamond
Cheryl Diamond Business Development Director Corgan (TX)
Bryan Emde
Bryan Emde Exec Director - Office of Design & Construction AdventHealth
Angela Fante
Angela Fante Principal Ballinger Architects and Engineers
Dave Fechtman
Dave Fechtman CEO/Partner Velocity Advisory Group
Howie S. Ferguson
Howie S. Ferguson Executive Director Construction Owners Association of America
Melanie Ford
Melanie Ford Director of Construction OUA University of Georgia
Rachel Forehand
Rachel Forehand Sr Property Construction Officer II State Employees' Credit Union
Drew Furry
Drew Furry Project Executive Purdue University
Ilene Goldberg
Ilene Goldberg Manager, Membership Lean Construction Institute
Jean Graziano
Jean Graziano Acting Executive Director University of Maryland, Baltimore
Dale Harvey Jr.
Dale Harvey Jr. Associate Principal | Strategic Partnerships ARCADIS (CA)
Rick Herrera
Rick Herrera Senior Vice Chancellor & Chief Campus Expansion Officer Texas State Technical College
Meg Hohnholt
Meg Hohnholt Director of Design and Construction, Campus Architect University of Colorado Denver
John Holbert
John Holbert Vice President of Education | Managing Principal IMEG (IL)
Ryan Holden
Ryan Holden Director of Business Development The Concord Group
Wesley Johnston
Wesley Johnston Sr Director of Construction Management HE Butt Foundation
JR Kibbon
JR Kibbon Clayco (IL)
Carina Kraatz
Carina Kraatz Kitch Attorneys & Counselors, PC
Brian Kugler
Brian Kugler Higher Education Solutions Leader MBP
Brent Lehmkuhl
Brent Lehmkuhl Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab
Robert Lingenfelter
Robert Lingenfelter Design and Construction Project Manager Penn State University
Daniel Longserre
Daniel Longserre Project Manager / Engineer The University of Tennessee
Amy Luchun
Amy Luchun Principal Lamar Johnson Collaborative (St. Louis)
Benjamin Luttrell
Benjamin Luttrell The University of Tennessee
Martin Macias
Martin Macias Construction Project Engineer Cook Children's Health Care System
Matthew McGrath
Matthew McGrath Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab
Rick Moeckel
Rick Moeckel EVP, Business institutional Unit Clayco (St. Louis)
Jenna Morgan
Jenna Morgan Manager, Design & Construction Contracts Auburn University Facilities Management
Jack Mumma
Jack Mumma Executive Director of Construction & Facilities Strategic Acquisitions University of Maryland, Baltimore
Paul O'Keef
Paul O'Keef Capital Project Manager Virginia Tech University Design and Construction
Jimmy Patel
Jimmy Patel Group Supervisor - Design and Construction Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab
Corie Patton
Corie Patton VP | Healthcare Development Charles Perry Partners, Inc. (Gainesville, FL)
Justin Peak
Justin Peak Business Development Manager The Christman Company (VA)
Dave Peck
Dave Peck Facilities Project Manager Penn State University
Deborah Phillips
Deborah Phillips Construction Manager Ada County
Nakesha Pierce
Nakesha Pierce Sr Property Construction Officer II State Employees' Credit Union
Cy Rangel
Cy Rangel Project Executive Purdue University
Angela Robbins-Taylor
Angela Robbins-Taylor Executive Director Construction Career Collaborative
Rachel Rowland
Rachel Rowland Capital Projects Manager Washington and Lee University
Carlos Sanchez
Carlos Sanchez Vice President MBP
Chris Schut
Chris Schut Information Technologist II Michigan State University
Christina Scott
Christina Scott Senior Business Development TLC Engineering Solutions (Orlando)
Ann Sekely
Ann Sekely Regional Business Development Director McKim & Creed
Nimisha Sharma
Nimisha Sharma Section Supervisor Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab
BRADLEY SMALLING Business Development Manager Victaulic
Margie Smith
Margie Smith Senior Property Construction Officer II State Employees' Credit Union
Sarah T. Smith
Sarah T. Smith Exec Dir, Design Management Auburn University Facilities Management
Mike Stauss
Mike Stauss Project Director Clayco (St. Louis)
Tim Stillwell
Tim Stillwell Associate Director of Construction Georgia Southern University
Ken Stonecipher
Ken Stonecipher Corporate Director, Construction Global Gaming Solutions, LLC
Ed Striffler
Ed Striffler Architectural Services Manager City of Peoria
Rick Stuckey
Rick Stuckey Vice President CannonDesign (IL)
Marissa Swanson
Marissa Swanson Lamar Johnson Collaborative (St. Louis)
Kathy Sylvia
Kathy Sylvia Senior Project Manager Chesterfield County Public Schools (VA)
Anu Taneja
Anu Taneja Contract Administrator Michigan State University
Vinny Testa
Vinny Testa Procon Consulting LLC
Luke Thome
Luke Thome Unifier System Administrator Michigan State University
Lora Toothman
Lora Toothman Construction Project Manager Chesterfield County Public Schools (VA)
Eric Vandenbroucke
Eric Vandenbroucke Vice President of Healthcare IMEG (IL)
Ruthann Weaver
Ruthann Weaver Administrative Coordinator State Employees' Credit Union
Bob Weinhold
Bob Weinhold EVP Executive Coaching and Family Business/Partner Velocity Advisory Group
Sam Werschky
Sam Werschky Assistant Vice President Planning, Design & Construction Cook Children's Health Care System
Jay Wesson
Jay Wesson Senior Vice President Texas State Technical College
Andi King Wieczynski
Andi King Wieczynski Director of Business Strategy The Beck Group (Atlanta)
Sandi Wilkinson
Sandi Wilkinson Project Manager 2 Georgia Southern University
Leisa Williams-Swedberg
Leisa Williams-Swedberg Performance Manager Michigan State University
Russell Wilson
Russell Wilson Construction Manager Lansing Board of Water and Light
Peter Worstell
Peter Worstell Senior Business Development Manager Saint-Gobain
Simon Yendle
Simon Yendle Assitant Vice President & University Architect-Planning, Design, & Construction Auburn University Facilities Management
John V. Zahor
John V. Zahor Assistant Vice President for Facilities Management University of Maryland, Baltimore County
2 Other Registered Attendees

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