ARTBA announced the election of its 2015-2016 officers during the association’s national convention in Philadelphia.  They include:

  • Chairman: David S. Zachry, chief executive officer, Zachry Corporation, San Antonio, Texas; 
  • Senior Vice Chairman: Bob Alger, president and CEO, The Lane Construction Corporation in Cheshire, Connecticut;
  • First Vice Chairman: Matt Cummings, executive vice president, AECOM, Philadelphia;
  • Northeastern Region Vice Chairman: Dave Gehr, senior vice president, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, Herndon, Virginia;
  • Southern Region Vice Chairman: Tom Elmore, president, Eutaw Construction Company, Aberdeen, Mississippi;
  • Western Region Vice Chairman: Jeff Clyde, president, W.W. Clyde & Company, Springville, Utah;
  • Central Region Vice Chairman: Steve McGough, president and chief operating officer, HCSS, Sugarland, Texas;
  • Vice Chairman At-Large: Ward Nye, president and CEO of Martin Marietta Materials, Raleigh, North Carolina;
  • Vice Chairman At-Large: Scott L. Cassels, president, Kiewit Infrastructure Group, Inc., and executive vice president, Kiewit Corporation, Omaha, Nebraska;
  • Vice Chairman At-Large: Rob Charter, group president, Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, Illinois;
  • Vice Chairman At-Large: Melissa Tooley, director of external initiatives, director,   Southwest University Transportation Center, Texas A&M Transportation Institute in College Station, Texas;
  • Vice Chairman At-Large: John Riccardi, vice president and general manager, 3M Traffic Safety and Security Division, St. Paul, Minnesota;
  • Vice Chairman At-Large: Mike Donnino, senior vice president, Granite Construction Company, Lewisville, Texas;
  • Secretary: Pete Ruane, president and CEO, ARTBA, Washington; and
  • Treasurer: Tom Hill, president and CEO, Summit Materials, LLC, Denver