Washington, DC – John Barron has been elected Chairman of the Board for the Washington Building Congress.

Representing over 1,050 members, the Washington Building Congress (WBC) is the largest commercial building industry association in the greater Washington and Mid-Atlantic regions. Members include leading commercial developers, building owners, general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, architects, engineers, attorneys, government officials, service providers and allied organizations.

Mr. Barron is a, Executive Vice President and Regional Manager with Tishman Construction, an AECOM Company.

Other FY’2016 WBC officers elected were:

Chairman-Elect Joe Schall – PEPCO
Vice Chairman Carl Hirrlinger – DAVIS Construction
Vice Chairman Dan Buckley – Flippo Construction Company
Vice Chairman Mike Baruccheri – Tishman Construction, An AECOM Company
Treasurer Brett Snyder – GreenBech Companies
Secretary Lynne Coville – Boston Properties
and Immediate Past Chairman Tamara McNulty – Black & Veatch

FY’2016 WBC directors include:

Chuck Claar – Hubert Construction
Jacinda Collins – American Institute of Steel Construction
Julie Forsht – Cummins Power Systems
Greg Koger – Holland & Knight
Pat Mercer – Siemens Industry
Ross Rebracca – HITT Contracting Inc.
Allen Slaughter – Dynalectric Company
Emerson Teer – Clark Construction Group, LLC
Anne Marie Tombros – Vango Construction Consulting