Eric Vechan, CPC Elected to AIC Constructor Certification Commission Board of Governors
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Posted by: Joe Sapp
For Immediate Release
Joseph R. Sapp, CAE | Executive Director
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March 27, 2014 – Alexandria, VA – The American Institute of Constructors’ announced today that Eric Vechan, CPC of Glendale, Arizona has been elected to serve on the Constructor Certification Commission’s Board of Governors. The CCC Board of Governors oversees the AIC’s Constructor Certification Program, a nationally recognized credential within the construction industry.
Vechan, currently with Archer Western Contractors of Phoenix, AZ was elected to a four-year term to begin April 2014. Eric has been active within the Commission for several years on various Committee and Taskforces. Eric earned his Bachelors in Construction Science from Texas A&M University, a Masters from Florida International in Construction Management, and is working towards his Ph.D in Civil Engineering and Construction Management from Mississippi State University. He earned the Certified Professional Constructor (CPC) designation from the AIC in 2010.
“I am thrilled to welcome Eric to the Board of Governors. He will bring a fresh perspective and diverse experience background that I know will translate into success for our organization.” said Matt Conrad, CPC Chairman of the AIC Constructor Certification Commission when asked about Eric’s election to the Board of Governors.
Conrad also added, “While we are excited to have Eric join the Board of Governors I do want to give a big thank you to Mr. Michael Holland whose term on the Board will end in April. He has been a great contributor, supporter, and most importantly a great friend to the AIC and the Commission. His insights and contributions will be missed.”
About the American Institute of Constructors
Founded in 1971, the American Institute of Constructors mission is to promote individual professionalism and excellence throughout the related fields of construction. AIC supports the individual Constructor throughout their careers by helping to develop the skills, knowledge, professionalism and ethics that further the standing of the construction industry. AIC Members participate in developing, and commit to, the highest standards of practice in managing the projects and relationships that contribute to the successful competition of the construction process. In addition to membership, the AIC certifies individuals through the Constructor Certification Commission. The Associate Constructor (AC) and Certified Professional Constructor (CPC) are internationally recognized certifications in the construction industry. These two certifications give formal recognition of the education and experience that defines a Professional Constructor. For more information about the AIC, visit www.professionalconstructor.org.