VTCA Annual Meeting a Success!

Member and Industry News,

Thanks to an outstanding lineup of speakers and the hard work of VTCA staff, the 2023 Annual Meeting was a great success! The delegates in attendance enjoyed presentations by VDOT Chief Engineer Bart Thrasher, PE, VDOT Chief Deputy Commissioner Cathy McGhee, PE, VDOT Commissioner Stephen Brich, PE, DRPT Director Jennifer DeBruhl and many other dynamic speakers. Rounding out the program was keynote speaker, David Wasserman, Senior Political Analyst for the Cook Report. 

New Officers and Board Members Installed


Left to Right: Gordon Dixon, VTCA;
Ed Stelter, Faulconer Construction;
Bob Gallagher, JMT.

President: Ed Stelter, Faulconer Construction Co., Inc.

Vice President: Kip Addison, Vulcan Materials Company

Secretary-Treasureer: Nate Orders, Orders Construction Co.

Contractor Representatives: Greg Andricos, Wagman Heavy Civil, Inc.; Jessica Colbert, Allan Myers

Aggregate Producer Representatives: Thomas Harris, E. Dillon & Company

Engineering Consultant Representatives: Billy Badger, A. Morton Thomas & Associates, Inc.; Brian McPeters, Kimley-Horn & Associates

Associate Representatives: Brett Marston, Gentry Locke

VTCA’s deepest gratitude was extended to those leaders rotating off the Board for their dedicated service: 

  • Kenneth Lanford, Lanford Brothers Company, Inc. 
  • Derek Patterson, Basic Construction Company, LLC. 
  • Kevin Bocock, PE, CCM, MBP
  • Kurt Thompson, PE, Dewberry
  • Carena Fisher, McPeak Supply
  • Ryan Gorman, Kokosing

Door Prizes – Thanks Associate Members! 

The Associate Membership continued the tradition of sponsoring the door prizes!  Remember, when you have a choice, please choose to do business with your fellow members. 

Gratitude Abounds

VTCA wishes to express special thanks to all the Annual Meeting Sponsors.  We could not have produced a successful Annual Meeting without their financial support.

We thank James River Audio Visual.  The technical expertise and professional assistance helped make the Annual Meeting enjoyable for our members. 

And, we thank all the members who participated, especially those who took a moment to let the staff know that their blood, sweat and tears paid off. 

Event Sponsors

Networking Kickoff Event Sponsors
E Dillon & Company
Mattern & Craig
Permatile Concrete Products Co.
Martin Marietta
Chaney Enterprises
Adams Construction Co.
Woods Rogers Vandeventer Black

Closing Dinner Sponsors
Frazier Quarry
Chaney Enterprises
Faulconer Construction Co., Inc.

Keynote Sponsor
Skanska USA Civil Southeast Inc.