Washington, DC – Joel Schall 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. Schall is a Principal Project Manager with PEPCO.

Other FY’2017 WBC officers elected were:

Chairman-Elect Dan Buckley – Anchor Construction Corporation
Vice Chairman Carl Hirrlinger – DAVIS Construction
Vice Chairman Mike Baruccheri – Tishman Construction, An AECOM Company
Vice Chairman Brett Snyder – GreenBech Companies
Treasurer Emerson Teer – Clark Construction Group, LLC
Secretary Chuck Claar – Branch and Associates
and Immediate Past Chairman John Barron – Tishman Construction, An AECOM Company

FY’2017 WBC directors include:

Jacinda Collins – American Institute of Steel Construction
Julie Forsht – Powersmiths
Sean Frazier – HSU Builders
Robert Freas – Exponent
Bob Frew – Balfour Beatty Construction
Gabriel Jahn – Dynalectric Company
Greg Koger – Holland & Knight
Eri Meitzler – Forrester Construction
Pat Mercer – Siemens Industry