Construction Leadership Council

CLC Logo

The Construction Leadership Council (CLC) was established to fulfill the need to cultivate the next generation of leaders in the construction industry. The purpose of the CLC is to act as a conduit for participants to network, exchange ideas about work and the industry, serve local communities and continuing education which includes both professional development and leadership skills.

 

The Construction Leadership Council (CLC) was established to fulfill the need to cultivate the next generation of leaders in the construction industry as well as the association both at the local and national levels.

The purpose of the CLC is to act as a conduit for participants to network, exchange ideas about work and the industry, serve local communities and continuing education which includes both professional development and leadership skills

- See more at: https://www.agc.org/connect/construction-leadership-council#sthash.Vpi0OCxL.dpuf

The Construction Leadership Council (CLC) was established to fulfill the need to cultivate the next generation of leaders in the construction industry as well as the association both at the local and national levels.

The purpose of the CLC is to act as a conduit for participants to network, exchange ideas about work and the industry, serve local communities and continuing education which includes both professional development and leadership skills

- See more at: https://www.agc.org/connect/construction-leadership-council#sthash.Vpi0OCxL.dpuf

The Construction Leadership Council (CLC) was established to fulfill the need to cultivate the next generation of leaders in the construction industry as well as the association both at the local and national levels.

The purpose of the CLC is to act as a conduit for participants to network, exchange ideas about work and the industry, serve local communities and continuing education which includes both professional development and leadership skills

- See more at: https://www.agc.org/connect/construction-leadership-council#sthash.Vpi0OCxL.dpuf

Membership

Members of the AGC Construction Leadership Council enjoy many benefits of membership and participation. CLC is a forum that allows young professionals to develop their leadership,communication skills and industry savvy while networking with a diverse group of individuals. Specifically, these opportunities include:


- Networking
- Jobsite visits
- Professional Development
- Continuing Education
- Community Service

Annual membership dues: $200/person (Discounted to $100/person if over 3 memberships purchased)

Membership Brochure

2018 Membership Application


2018 Construction Leadership Council Board Members:

  1. Joe Klich, Bell & Associates - President
  2. Brittany Shepherd, Turner Construction Company - Immediate Past President
  3. Hamilton Brooks, Southland Constructors - Vice President
  4. Wally Irvin, Lewis Thomason - Secretary
  5. Alex Kramer, R.G. Anderson - Membership Committee Chair
  6. Amy O'Brien, Franklin Equipment - Social Committee Chair
  7. Logan Schwettman, Deangelis Diamond - Education Committee Chair
  8. Evan Rankin, Bell & Associates Construction - CANstruction Co-Chair
  9. Alex Robinson, Bell & Associates Construction - CANstruction Co-Chair
  10. Charlie Logsdon, W.R. Newman - BBQ in Red Shoes Chair
  11. Daniel Hume, Turner Construction Co
  12. Garner Lee, Batten | Shaw Construction
  13. Dave Highsmith, Wall-Tech Drywall
  14. Daniel Cothern, Alexander Metals
  15. Ben Brooks, Van Meter Insurance
  16. Lindsay Scott, Waste Management
  17. Ross Hutchison, Smith Cashion Orr

 


Upcoming CLC Membership Events

January 25 - Donation Day & Lunch at Ronald McDonald House of Nashville

March 30 - Volunteer day at Ronald McDonald House of Nashville

April 19 - Top Golf Membership Drive

May 9 - Tennessee Gubernatorial Debate: The Built Environment

June - Educational Event with GiANT Worldwide

July - CLC Nashville Sounds - Family friendly event!

August - Educational Event

September - 9th Annual BBQ in Red Shoes benefiting the Ronald McDonald House of Nashville

October - Frisky Frogs Networking

November 13-21 - CANstruction 2018

December - Holiday Bash

 


Charity Events

The Construction Leadership Council of Middle TN supports two local charities: Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle TN and The Ronald McDonald House Charities of Nashville.

CANstruction: Benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle TN

Canstruction is a very unique food drive that brings together architects, engineers, contractors, and design professionals to create works of art from canned food items and display them to the public. After the structures have been on display, all food is donated to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee Emergency Food Bank program. Since 2015, the event has raised over 30,000 lbs of food! The Nashville event is part of Canstruction international: www.canstruction.org

 

BBQ in Red Shoes: Benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities of Nashville

The BBQ in Red Shoes is a BBQ Cook Off event that was created by the Construction Leadership Council of Middle Tennessee. Since it's inception in 2010, this event has raised over $40,000 for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Nashville. For information about the 2017 BBQ in Red Shoes visit: http://www.tnagc.org/middletn/bbqinredshoes/


Education

The Construction Leadership Council is dedicated to furthering the education of the young leaders in Middle Tennessee. CLC membership affords discounts on AGC educational programs, raises money to give an annual scholarship, and has a national professional development conference hosted by the AGC of America.

Construction Leadership Program

The Construction Leadership Program was created in 2011 by Middle Tennessee construction executives and CLC board members. Its purpose is to educate young leaders on all of the facets of how a business works as well as provides leadership training and networking opportunities. Since the first program in 2012, 100 leaders have graduated from the program. This program consists of 13 classes, every other Friday from January-June and graduation at the July AGC membership luncheon. Seats are limited, so early registration in encouraged. CLC membership affords AGC members a $100 discount on registration to the program. To learn more, visit: http://www.tnagc.org/middletn/constleadprogram/

 

Annual Conference:

Each year the AGC of America hosts a leadership conference for members of CLC nationwide. The CLC Leadership Development Conference, previously known as the Fall Working Weekend, brings together emerging construction leaders from across the country in various constructors sectors to network, learn and share. This event is the only event of its kind for the construction industry. For more information and registration, visit: http://meetings.agc.org/clc/