The Industry Advisory Board provides guidance to our program through:

  • Review of strategic plans
  • Review of curriculum
  • Oversight of budget, expenditures, and personnel hires

Board Members

Dave Alexander
Lakeside Industries
Portland, OR

Jay D. McRae   
The McRae Group

Michael Baker
David Evans and Associates, Inc.
Portland, OR

Jeff Nakashima   
Fortis Construction, Inc.   
Portland, OR

Kent Boden 
Kiewit Pacific Structures 
Concord, CA 
CE

Cathy Nelson  
ODOT  
Salem, OR  
CE

Chris Burke 
Intermountain Slurry Seal Inc.
Sparks, NV 
CE

Lainee Perala  
Perlo Construction   
Portland, OR

Travis Casch  
Jacobs  
Boise, ID

Brian Price 
Andersen Construction Company

Dan Collins 
Traylor Brothers  
Long Beach, CA 
CEM

Harold D. "Hal" Pritchett     
Professor Emeritus   
CEM

Jeff Firth  
Hamilton Construction Co.  
Springfield, OR

 

Jennifer Rosales   
City of Costa Mesa, California   
Costa Mesa, CA

Walt Gamble 
Gamble Consulting Services 
West Linn, OR 
CEM

 

David Schmidt   
Skanska USA Building   
Beaverton, OR   
CEM

Karen Garmire  
US Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District  
Vancouver, WA

Kevin Sund   
Hoffman Construction, Inc.   
Portland, OR

Tom Gerding 
T. Gerding Construction 
Corvallis, OR 
CEM

Richard Tolvstad   
RT & Associates   
Oregon City, OR   
CEM

Larry Hansen 
Retired, AMEC 
Tempe, AZ 
CE

Steve Townsen 
Portland Office of Transportation   
Portland, OR   
CE  

 

Miki Hipp
Swinerton
Sherwood, OR

Parker Verhaeghe 
P & C Construction 
Portland, OR

Ric Linares  
CRH Americas Materials, Inc.  
Salem, OR

Dan Zylkowski 
Howard S. Wright 
Portland, OR

Kathleen Mannion 
Carollo Engineers

 

Steve Malany   
P & C Construction   
Gresham, OR   
CEM