Speakers

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Marlene Velez
Chief People & Culture Officer
Power Design Inc.

Day 1 Track 1 PM

Tuesday December 7, 2021

1:50 pm | Discover: Beyond HR: Building a Customer Service-Centric Brand for Your People

Tanya Moore
Chief People Officer
M.C. Dean

Lauren Nunnally
Chief Talent Officer
Swinerton

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

11:40 am | Discover: Re-Imagine Development Opportunities for Your Most Experienced Construction Leaders

12:00 pm | Develop: What Lessons Can We Learn From the HR Leaders Taking New Approaches to Leadership Development? Question & Answer Session Facilitated by the Chair

Bernadette Pearson
Senior Vice President of Human Resources
PERI

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

12:00 pm | Develop: What Lessons Can We Learn From the HR Leaders Taking New Approaches to Leadership Development? Question & Answer Session Facilitated by the Chair

11:20 am | Discover: Breaking Away from Traditional Leadership Development to Drive Performance & Diversity of Thought Amongst Your First-Time & Experienced Leaders

LaKeisha Jones
Senior Vice President of Human Resources
Perry Homes

Janelle Pogodzinski
Vice President & Chief Human Capital Officer
J.F. Brennan Company, Inc.

Day One

Tuesday December 7, 2021

4:20 pm | Develop: What More Can We Learn from Other Industries to Transform Our Impact?

3:20 pm | Discover: Leverage Lessons Learnt from Other Industries to Become a Great Place to Work in Construction

Adolfo Criscuolo
Executive Vice President of HR & Organization
The Lane Construction Corporation

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

1:40 pm | Speed Learning

Jason Westenskow
Vice President of Human Resources
Zachry Construction

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

8:40 am | Opening Panel Discussion: Changing the Conversation Around How We Advance DE&I in Construction

Kelly Cotton
Vice President of Human Resources
The Miller Group

Day One

Tuesday December 7, 2021

9:50 am | Develop: What Traditional Thinking Needs to Be Challenged Around How We Engage & Re-Energize Our Construction Workforces?

8:50 am | Discover: Transform How You Connect with Your Field Workforce

Kelley McCart
Vice President of Human Resources
JR Hobbs Co

Day One

Tuesday December 7, 2021

9:50 am | Develop: What Traditional Thinking Needs to Be Challenged Around How We Engage & Re-Energize Our Construction Workforces?

9:10 am | Discover: Re-Energize, Re-Engage & Reconnect with Your Geographically Distributed Construction Workforce

Seth McColley
Vice President of Human Resources
Kirby-Smith Machinery, Inc.

Day One

Tuesday December 7, 2021

4:20 pm | Develop: What More Can We Learn from Other Industries to Transform Our Impact?

3:40 pm | Discover: Re-Imagine the Impact of Bench Planning in High-Growth, High- Turnover & High-Volume Construction Firms

Tom Sullivan
Vice President of Human Resources
JE Dunn Construction

Day 1 Track 2 PM

Tuesday December 7, 2021

2:10 pm | Develop: What More Do We Need to Do to Enhance the Value of L&D in Construction?

1:30 pm | Discover: Re-Imagine Your Approach to Learning to Transform Its Impact On & Off the Project Site

Tony DeStefano
Vice President of Human Resources
Alberici – Flintco

Day 1 Track 2 AM

Tuesday December 7, 2021

11:40 am | Develop: What More Can We Learn from HR Leaders Implementing Future of Work Strategies?

11:00 am | Discover: Pioneer Flexible Work Programs to Reduce Staff Burnout in the Construction Industry

Sally Tate
Vice President of People Strategies
Hourigan

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

1:40 pm | Speed Learning

Andrea Patterson
Assistant Vice President of Construction Human Resources
Black & Veatch

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

12:00 pm | Develop: What Lessons Can We Learn From the HR Leaders Taking New Approaches to Leadership Development? Question & Answer Session Facilitated by the Chair

11:00 am | Discover: Break Away from Traditional Career Pathing to Transform How You Develop Diverse Craft Expertise into Business Leaders

Brian Noble
HR Operations Director
Kiewit

Day 1 Track 1 PM

Tuesday December 7, 2021

2:10 pm | Develop: What More Can We Learn from Those Rethinking HR Strategy?

1:30 pm | Discover: Evolve Your HR Strategy to Optimize Business-Line Support & Drive Operational Performance

Tara McKinney
Human Resources Director
Clarson Construction Company

Day One

Tuesday December 7, 2021

9:30 am | Discover: Rethinking How to Improve Communications & Engagement With Your Frontline Construction Workforce

9:50 am | Develop: What Traditional Thinking Needs to Be Challenged Around How We Engage & Re-Energize Our Construction Workforces?

Andy Scheurer
Head of People & Talent
Hi-Way Paving

Day 1 Track 1 AM

Tuesday December 7, 2021

11:40 am | Develop: What More Can We Do to Transform the Impact of HR Within Growing Construction Firms?

11:20 am | Discover: Rethink What it Takes to Build a Start- Up Mentality Across Your People & Projects

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

1:40 pm | Speed Learning

Jaime Andress
Human Resources Director
Caddell Construction

Day 1 Track 2 AM

Tuesday December 7, 2021

11:20 am | Discover: Rethinking How to Adapt Your Culture to Changing Business & External Environments

11:40 am | Develop: What More Can We Learn from HR Leaders Implementing Future of Work Strategies?

Dan Lester
Director of Field Diversity, Inclusion, & Culture
Clayco

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

10:00 am | Develop: What More Can We Learn from the Construction HR Leaders Taking Proactive Approaches to DE&I?

9:20 am | Discover: Rethink How to Tie DE&I Into the Fabric of Your People & Business Strategies

Charlotte Hintz
Head of People Success
Ausland Group

Hafsa Naz Mahmood
Director of Communications & Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Sevan Multi-Site Solutions

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

8:40 am | Opening Panel Discussion: Changing the Conversation Around How We Advance DE&I in Construction

Brooke Jones- Chinetti
Director of Learning & Team Member Engagement
The Haskell Company

Day 1 Track 2 PM

Tuesday December 7, 2021

2:10 pm | Develop: What More Do We Need to Do to Enhance the Value of L&D in Construction?

1:50 pm | Discover:Rethinking How to Close the Gap Between Engagement & Talent Development Across All Layers of a Construction Firm

Joffrey Wilson
Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Mortenson

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

8:40 am | Opening Panel Discussion: Changing the Conversation Around How We Advance DE&I in Construction

Ashley Valenzuela – Ruesgen
Director of Human Resources
Hensel Phelps

Day 1 Track 1 AM

Tuesday December 7, 2021

Cherelle Cortez
National Director of Diversity & Inclusion
Layton Construction

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

8:40 am | Opening Panel Discussion: Changing the Conversation Around How We Advance DE&I in Construction

Carolyn Brunis Luc
Director of Diversity & Inclusion
Suffolk Construction

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

8:40 am | Opening Panel Discussion: Changing the Conversation Around How We Advance DE&I in Construction

Ginelle Hussin
Director of Campus & Workforce Development
The Boldt Company

Matt Abele
HR Market Leader – Oil, Gas & Chemical
Kiewit

Day 1 Track 1 PM

Tuesday December 7, 2021

2:10 pm | Develop: What More Can We Learn from Those Rethinking HR Strategy?

1:30 pm | Discover: Evolve Your HR Strategy to Optimize Business-Line Support & Drive Operational Performance

Erwin van der Vlist
Co-Founder & CEO
Speakap

Day One

Tuesday December 7, 2021

9:30 am | Discover: Rethinking How to Improve Communications & Engagement With Your Frontline Construction Workforce

9:50 am | Develop: What Traditional Thinking Needs to Be Challenged Around How We Engage & Re-Energize Our Construction Workforces?

Sean Behr
Chief Executive Officer
Fountain

Day One

Tuesday December 7, 2021

4:00 pm | Discover: How to Win in Today’s Construction Labor Market

4:20 pm | Develop: What More Can We Learn from Other Industries to Transform Our Impact?

Chad Arnold
Vice President of Strategic Accounts
Tradesmen International

Don Spear
Chief Executive Officer
OpenSesame

Day Two

Wednesday December 8, 2021

9:40 am | Discover: The Rooney Rule Isn’t Enough to Make Workplaces Inclusive

10:00 am | Develop: What More Can We Learn from the Construction HR Leaders Taking Proactive Approaches to DE&I?

Tim Shaffer
Former Head of Talent Development
Hyatt Hotels & Principal Arete Coaching Group

Day One

Tuesday December 7, 2021

8:40 am | Chair’s Welcome, Opening Remarks & Connection Before Content