Committees


MTBMA offers a variety of pro-active committees for members to participate in depending on their areas of passion, skills, and interest. For information about joining a committee, please contact Laura.

Aggregate Technical Committee

Intikhab Haider, SHA

Mission

To promote the industry's interest on aggregate specifications in construction materials through involvement with local and federal agencies and serving as an advocate to present a unified voice regarding trending technical issues important to producers.


Alternate Delivery Committee

Anthony Badnarick, Wagman Heavy Civil

Mission

Create a forum for open communication between MDOT and the Industry with respect to their mutual interest in improving and enhancing alternative project delivery in Maryland.


Environmental Committee

Gustaf Butter, Martin Marietta Materials

Mission

To inspire and inform our members on key environmental issues facing Maryland’s transportation construction industry and its communities, and to communicate to external stakeholders about MTBMA’s role in environmental stewardship through outreach, education, and government policies.


Legislative Committee

Megan Owings, David A. Bramble, Inc.

Mission

To advocate for funding and laws that align with MTBMA and its members’ goals.


MDTA/MTBMA Leadership Committee

Michael Sakata, MTBMA
Michael Higgins, Concrete General

Mission

A collaborative partnership between MTBMA and MDTA to facilitate a more efficient partnering program.


Membership Committee

Jo Ellen Sines, M. Luis Construction Co.

Beckt McCollum, Monumental Concrete

Mission

To develop new and innovative ways to attract new members, retain current membership by implementing methods of engagement and communication, and encourage member participation in association committees and activities.


Political Action Committee (PAC)

Dave Slaughter, M. Luis Construction Co.

Mission

To support and elect candidates who will seek public policies that support our mission.


Safety Committee

Jaime Lopez, M. Luis Construction Co., Inc.

Adele Abrams, Law office of Adele L. Abrams P.C.

Mission

To identify and address health and safety-related issues in the various fields of the transportation construction and materials industry, recommend solutions which can be implemented, and to serve as a conduit for communication of safety information between local organizations and our members.


Scholarship Committee

Bruce Bergeron, Machado Construction Co.

Mission

To honor William E. Hardy by providing educational funding to students of member company employees.


SHA/MTBMA Leadership Committee

Michael Sakata, MTBMA
Michael Higgins, Concrete General

Mission

A collaborative partnership between MTBMA and SHA to facilitate a more efficient partnering program.


SPI Clearinghouse Committee

MDOT SHA
Butch Lundgren, Concrete General

Mission

A collaborative partnership between MTBMA and MDOT to provide feedback on spec development and updates.


Utility Committee

Michael Sakata, MTBMA
Ian Jones, BGE

Mission

A collaborative partnership between MTBMA and BGE to provide feedback and receive updates on ticketing and related topics as it pertains to contractor work.


For information about joining a committee, please contact Laura Strange.