Bruce D’Agostino Elected to National Academy of Construction
Submitted by mclarke on Mon, 2015-10-26 15:47
Photo courtesy of NAC
Austin, TX, October 26, 2015 – The National Academy of Construction (NAC) has elected Bruce D’Agostino, president and CEO of the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA), as a member of its 2015 inductee class. D'Agostino was inducted on October 23 at the NAC's Annual Meeting in Charleston, SC. The 2015 class, which was subject to a rigorous nomination and election process, is made up of 26 highly impressive new inductees, who were selected from a pool of over 250 industry leader nominees.
D’Agostino joined CMAA in 1999 as its first full-time professional staff member. He has led CMAA’s growth from fewer than 800 members to over than 14,000. Under his leadership, CMAA has become a member society of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). CMAA’s CM Standards of Practice has been widely recognized as the definitive text of professional CM services.
D'Agostino has served on the Society of American Military Engineers's (SAME) Board of Directors, as well as Women’s Transportation Seminar International's Advisory Board. He also has served the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). He co-authored several books on association management and has also written a variety of articles for ASAE’s publications. He is involved with Team River Runner, an organization that provides opportunities for participation in adaptive paddling programs to wounded and disabled war veterans and their families. D’Agostino holds a B.A. from Loyola University Maryland.
The National Academy of Construction, established in 1999, is an organization of industry leaders― construction users, engineers, designers, constructors, consultants, attorneys, sureties, and academics― who have made outstanding contributions to the engineering and construction industry. In addition to being a personal honor, election to the Academy allows members to volunteer their expertise to a variety of organizations, governmental and nongovernmental, for the betterment of the industry as a whole. For more information on this press release, contact Rusty Haggard at 512/557-7672 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.