Get Active in MCA by Joining a Committee

We want you!
In any organization, another way to reap rewards and benefits is by involvement. The Minnesota Construction Association would like to reach out to you and your company for help. MCA has many committees that work to make this organization a success. We have opportunities available with a range of commitments including very minimal to critical involvement in our success. Maximize your investment by joining an MCA committee today!

Awards Committee

The Awards committee is responsible for all aspects of coordinating and producing the annual Awards Gala, typically held annually on the last Wednesday in January. The committee is responsible for venue selection and arrangements, developing the award nomination categories and criteria, reviewing all forms for the nomination process, arranging for judging services, selecting and ordering trophies and plaques, designing and producing the gala program handout, event photography and providing a master of ceremonies for the presentation and program.

Committee Chair: Dave Lyste, Rachel Contracting
Meets once per month

Clay Shoot Committee

The Clay Shoot Committee is responsible for planning and promoting the annual MCA Sporting Clay Event.

Committee Chair: John Petersen, Doran Construction and Nate Day, Ryan Companies
Meetings: Varies

Communications Committee

The Communications Committee is the voice of the MCA to promote events, news and members. Specific duties include social media and branding initiatives.

Committee Chair: Patrick North, SitesForBuilders.com
Meets once per month

Construct*ium Committee

Construct*ium serves as MCA’s student outreach committee. Tasks include awarding scholarships; reaching out to educational institutions offering construction management and related degrees; and to encouraging participation in MCA by our future members.

Committee Chair: Paul Kolias, Doran Construction
Meets once per month

Golf Committee

The Golf Committee is responsible for planning and promoting the annual MCA Scholarship Golf Tournament.

Committee Chair: Rory Synstelien, Civil Site Group, Inc.
Meetings: Every monthly from March – July

Leadership Training Academy Planning Committee
Plans the annual Leadership Training Academy event. An event that offers leadership and soft skills training for both young and seasoned professionals including competitions and hands-on learning opportunities for students.

Committee Chair: Open
Meetings: Varies

Membership Committee

The Membership committee is responsible for welcoming new members, organizing networking events and long-term membership recognition. The events generate networking opportunities for the members and give potential members a chance to get to see all the association has to offer before they join. All members of the committee help out as needed to make all the events a success. We meet one time per month for about 1 hour. We meet in a central location for all the members.

Committee Chair: Patrick Lawrence, Empirehouse, Inc.
Meets once per month

Programs Committee
The Programs Committee is responsible for providing MCA Members one of our primary membership benefits – education.

Committee Chair: David Borak, Orion Search Group
Meets every 4-6 weeks

Why Volunteer?

  • Networking
  • Gain Real-World Experience
  • Make an Impact
  • Make Connections within our Industry
  • Best Way to Leverage Your Membership within MCA
  • Learn New Skills
  • Expand your Experiences and Knowledge
  • Explore New Areas of Interest
  • Have Fun

Committee Inquiry Form