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Brian McCarthy Named CMAA National Board Member

October 19, 2016

HARTFORD, Connecticut—The Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) announced that CDM Smith’s Brian McCarthy, based in Hartford, Connecticut, will serve as a national board member for the association. Leadership announcements were made in early October at CMAA’s National Conference and Trade Show held at the Hilton Bayfront in San Diego, California.

I enthusiastically take on this leadership role in CMAA and am committed to the success of the Association and its members. 

Brian is an associate and a member of CDM Smith’s program and construction management leadership team, supporting delivery of major infrastructure programs, including the ongoing Hartford Metropolitan District Commission’s Clean Water Project. Brian is a strong advocate for CMAA, having gained the association’s Certified Construction Manager (CCM) certification and is actively involved with other activities. Brian currently serves as the Chair for the Professional Development Committee, participates in the Standards of Practice Committee and the CMAA Foundation and is a frequent speaker at national conferences.

Brian McCarthyBrian McCarthy, PE, CCM, PMP

Regarding his election to the board, Brian said, “Professional construction and program managers promote efficient and effective capital project delivery, helping public and private owners achieve successful project outcomes. CMAA works to ensure that current and future generations of CMs are equipped to handle the increasingly complex project delivery environment, both as technical experts and as leaders. I enthusiastically take on this leadership role in CMAA and am committed to the success of the Association and its members.”

About CMAA

CMAA is dedicated to advancing professional construction and program management worldwide. Its membership is made up of over 15,000 public and private organizations, owners and individual practitioners. CMAA provides professional development, CCM certification, advocacy, and business opportunities to its members and the entire CM industry. CMAA's headquarters is located in McLean, VA, USA.

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service engineering and construction firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.