SOURCE: Construction Writers Association

Construction Writers Association

April 19, 2011 12:38 ET

Construction Writers Association Announces Proposed Slate of Officers for the 2011 Election

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - Apr 19, 2011) - The nominating committee of the Construction Writers Association (CWA) is pleased to present its proposed slate of officers for 2011-2013. CWA members holding current individual memberships are eligible to vote on the slate of officers by May 23, 2011.

"We're pleased to have a talented and distinguished group of professionals in construction journalism, public relations, marketing and communications on the ballot," said Susan Garritano, chair of the CWA nominating committee and national communications manager for McCarthy Building Companies. "Each of the candidates has demonstrated their leadership within CWA."

Tina Grady Barbaccia, executive editor of Better Roads magazine, is slated to be second vice president. On the ballot to serve two-year terms on the board of directors are Jeri Lamerton, public relations and advertising manager, The Charles Machine Works Inc./Ditch Witch; Tim Gregorski, editor-in-chief, Hanley Wood Business Media; Matt Jeanneret, senior vice president communications and marketing, American Road & Transportation Builders Association; Nathan Petrillo, senior program manager, Potomac Communications Group; and Amber Santor, trade press relations, Caterpillar Inc.

A complete list of current board members can be found on The results of the election will be announced on May 31, 2011.

The Construction Writers Association (CWA), founded in 1958, is a non-profit, non-partisan, international organization that provides a forum for journalism, photography, marketing, and communications professionals in all segments of the construction industry to connect with other professionals and enhance skills through education. Visit our website at Join us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

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    Deborah Hodges
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