PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE
As incoming president this year, I would like to start off with a bang by announcing our accomplishment of winning the 2010 Chapter of the Year Award for our size Division! Yes, we are the largest chapter, and yes we have accomplished a lot this past year thanks to your participation and the hard work of our Board and Committee Members.

NEWS FROM NATIONAL
Record-number of CMs, Owners Attend 2010 National Conference.
More than 1,050 industry professionals turned out for the 2010 CMAA National Conference & Trade Show in San Diego, CA earlier this Fall. With a wide variety of programs and technical sessions, this year’s conference launched a new digital format for registering and recording seminar attendance, his month. Join us for another outstanding event next year on November 6-8 in Washington, DC.
GOLF TOURNAMNENT
Great Fun for Good Cause – The CMAA So Cal Golf Tournament!
On September 15th, almost 300 CMAA members and their guests hit the links at the beautiful Pacific Palms Resort in Industry Hills, CA. Playing on two separate courses under perfect Southern California skies, these golfers raised $19,000 to benefit the Chapter’s scholarship fund! Thank you to all the golfers, sponsors and volunteers who made this possible!
CMAA SC LAUNCHES CHARITABLE FOUNDATION
We are most excited to announce the launch of our very own CMAA Southern California Foundation! This new foundation demonstrates the Chapter’s commitment to advancing the practice of construction management through support of Southern California colleges, universities and students.
NEW FACES ON CMAA BOARD
We welcome several new members to the CMAA Southern California Chapter Board of Directors

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA CHAPTER BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2010/2011
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President
Lisa Sachs, AIA, CCM
CUMMING E-mail

Vice President
Michael Baker, Esq.
AALRR E-mail

Treasurer
Brett Barnett, CCM.
Harris & Associates E-mail

Secretary
Moshir Kellada, CCM
VANIR CM E-mail

Past President
Michael McAlpine, CCM
STV, Inc. E-mail

CCM Committee Chair
Teo Sierra, CCM
Swinerton E-mail

Communications Committee Chair
Steve Galloway, CCM
AECOM E-mail

Legislative Committee Chair
Chip Ossman
Ossman Project Management Consulting E-mail

Legal Committee
Kevin Collins
Alston & Bird E-mail

Membership Committee Chair
Adrian Cohen, FAIA
DLR Group/WWCOT E-mail

Student Outreach Committee Chair
Matthew Feldaus
APSI CM E-mail

Education Committee Co-Chair
Rick Meade
HNTB E-mail

Education Committee Co-Chair
Bruce Risley
ARCADIS E-mail

Program Committee Co-Chair
Ali Altaha
C2PM E-mail

Program Committee Co-Chair
Rick Panos
Parsons E-mail

Scholarship Chair
Andy Nahle
Stantec E-mail

Ex Officio Director / Scholarship
Mohammed Hegab
CSUN E-mail

Ex Officio Director / Fundraising
Farrah Farzaneh
Webcor E-mail

Director Emeritus / Legal
Bryan Payne Metrolink E-mail







Inquiries regarding the newsletter can be directed by e-mail to: sccmaa@cmaasc.org Via fax to: (562) 296-9708
Or by regular mail to: CMAA Southern California Chapter P.O. Box 41202