stacie@wattandflux.com
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K.A. Stacie Alexiou
CEO, WATT + FLUX and LED Inspire Company

A former Merchant Marine and U.S. Coast Guard Licensed Engineering Officer, Stacie Alexiou trained and worked aboard ship sailing to over 30 ports while managing a 600lb steam engine plant. A recipient of the prestigious Smart CEO Skyline award in 2015 and the American Entrepreneur Award in 2016, Alexiou spent four years in a mechanical electrical project leadership position rebuilding the World Trade Center’s Towers 2, 3 and 4. A Certified Energy Manager, She took her passion for impactfully serving our community and the environment to the next level and started her own company, WATT + FLUX, which has already reduced 4.2 million pounds of greenhouse gases from schools, health care facilities, corporations and Marine environments throughout New York City.

Boheim graduated from Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture + Planning, New York, NY and Paris, France with a Masters of Architecture after studying in Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain.

JBoheim@Sciame.com
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Jennifer Boheim
Project Manager, Sciame

Jennifer Boheim is a Project Manager at Sciame. She oversees and manages multiple projects for Sciame such as the construction of a new cultural institution for Culture Shed and the LeFrak Center at Lakeside Prospect Park. She executes efficient project management that delivers exceptional and dependable services to Sciame’s clients and promotes a collaborative working environment. In her previous work experiences, she headed the planning, design and construction of multiple NYC DDC / Libraries capital projects from scoping through design and construction. She also served as the Project Manager for The Simplicity Group, Inc. where she lead the development of mid-sized commercial and residential construction projects; including Commercial Office, Medical Office, and Luxury Residence /Apartment renovations.

Boheim graduated from Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture + Planning, New York, NY and Paris, France with a Masters of Architecture after studying in Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain.

cbusey@perini.com
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Christine Busey
Diversity Director, Tutor Perini Civil

Christine Busey is the D/M/WBE Compliance Officer for Tutor Perini Corporation and has been for 15 years. Christine works directly with Upper Management, Field Operations and the Estimating Department in implementing and enforcing the D/M/WBE Policy Manual for the Civil East Coast Division on over a dozen active projects, including but not limited to JFK Airport, East Side Access and AMTRAK / Hudson Yards. Early on in her tenure at Tutor Perini, she was the M/W/LBE & EEO Coordinator on the Air Train Terminal @ Jamaica Station, a project sponsored by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining the Tutor Perini family, Christine was an Assistant Project Manager with Jacobs Engineering/Sverdrup & Parcel Consultant Inc., an Office Engineer with Thalle Construction Co., Inc. and an estimator/sales person with Peckham Materials Corporation. Christine holds a Master’s Degree in Construction Management from Polytechnic University, and a Baccalaureate Degree in Civil Engineering Technology from Rochester Institute of Technology.

jcarey@jlcenvironmental.com
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Jennifer Carey
President, JLC Environmental Consultants, Inc.

Jennifer Carey is the founder and President of JLC Environmental Consultants, Inc. For the past 28 years, she has gained extensive experience with a wide assortment of environmental challenges in real estate. Carey has worked on hotels, entertainment facilities, commercial office buildings, and many other types of projects. Her team of environmental professionals helps provide property owners, managers, facilities directors and many others find cost effective and compliant solutions to issues. Carey also serves as the director of safety training for Failsafe Training Co., a division of JLC.

Prior to joining the Tutor Perini family, Christine was an Assistant Project Manager with Jacobs Engineering/Sverdrup & Parcel Consultant Inc., an Office Engineer with Thalle Construction Co., Inc. and an estimator/sales person with Peckham Materials Corporation. Christine holds a Master’s Degree in Construction Management from Polytechnic University, and a Baccalaureate Degree in Civil Engineering Technology from Rochester Institute of Technology.

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Lisa Cassone
Executive Vice President, Cassone Leasing Inc
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Lisa Cassone is Executive Vice President of Cassone Trailer and Container Company, Inc. based in Ronkonkoma, New York. Cassone is a family-owned and –operated business founded in 1976 that primarily leases and sells office trailers, containers and modular buildings to construction sites, commercial, municipal and educational entities. Cassone is a certified Women-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE). Lisa’s main responsibilities include setting goals and objectives of the Cassone sales team; developing overall business strategy and development; as well as the design and project management of modular building projects. Prior to joining the family business in 2004, Lisa’s background in the Health Administration field included a role as Director of Practice Management for tertiary-care hospitals in Long Island.

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@lendlease.com

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Linda Christensen-Sjogren
Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer, Lend Lease Americas

Linda Christensen-Sjogren is Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer for Lend Lease Americas. She provides counsel in corporate, contract, construction and employment law, directs outside counsel, guides the legal requirements of the company and coordinates the legal aspects of Lend Lease Project Management and Construction projects. Prior to joining Lend Lease, Christensen-Sjogren was Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Tishman Construction Corporation. As the industry’s first woman General Counsel of a major construction firm in the New York tri-state area, Christensen-Sjogren has a high-profile career that spans nearly three decades.

A graduate of Vassar College and Fordham Law School, Christensen-Sjogren began her legal career with Mudge Rose Guthrie & Alexander before going in-house with Pan American World Airways and its subsidiary Inter-Continental Hotels Corporation. Christensen-Sjogren is a member of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, the American Bar Association and the New Jersey Bar Association and admitted to several other bars including the U.S. Supreme Court. She is a Board Member of ACE Mentoring and a member of the Dean’s Planning Counsel of Fordham Law School. She graduated from Vassar College and received a JD from Fordham Law.

nczesak@tishman.com
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Nancy Czesak
First Vice President, Tishman Construction Corp.

Nancy Czesak is First Vice President of Tishman Construction Corp. Ms. Czesak has worked on a wide variety of projects, from schools to performing arts venues to office fit-outs and public projects. Currently, she is directing work on the complete renovation and upgrade of New York City’s massive Jacob Javits Convention Center. This project requires constant hands-on, extremely close coordination with convention users, and creative use of phasing and staged construction to keep the convention center operational while work continues.

In addition, she has worked on several notable not-for-profit projects, including the Alvin Ailey American Dance Center and Harlem Children’s Zone charter school and offices—both in New York. In addition to her daily job responsibilities, Nancy is a Construction Excellence Peer for the U.S. General Services Administration. In that capacity, she evaluates construction progress on Federal buildings, as requested. She is also a member of the AECOM Women’s Leadership Collaborative in the CIA (Community Involvement and Awareness) working group. Nancy’s industry and community activities are numerous, including serving on the Board of Directors of Professional Women in Construction and the Murray Center for Women in Technology at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), which serves women students and faculty at the school, providing services such as mentoring, job placement, lectures, and scholarships. She serves as a mentor for students at NJIT and has been active with the Boy Scouts of America as an Eagle Mentor, Merit Badge Counselor and Adult Leader.

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Lorraine D’angelo
President, LDA Compliance Consulting, Inc.

Lorraine is the Founder and President of LDA Compliance Consulting Inc., a full service legal and regulatory compliance and risk advisory firm specializing in solution-oriented, preventative corporate ethics and compliance program design, assessment, auditing, monitoring, investigations, education and training. She is a former C-Level executive with proven success in leading regulatory compliance and risk management and is experienced in the function, design and implementation of “best practice” integrity programs.

She has been recognized as a dynamic, forward-looking executive and leader in ethics and compliance issues facing the construction industry, particularly with respect to small, minority, women-owned and disadvantaged business participation on government funded projects.

Lorraine was formerly the Senior Vice President, Ethics & Compliance for Dragados USA, Inc., and the Ethics and Corporate Compliance Officer/Counsel for Schiavone Construction Co. LLC, John P. Picone Incorporated and Pulice Construction; all subsidiaries of Madrid based Grupo ACS, a global construction contractor. She is an accredited ethics and compliance professional. Her 21 years as a commercial and construction law litigator left her uniquely positioned to make her companies leaders in the industry in establishing effective, comprehensive ethics and compliance programs. She was responsible for creating, designing, implementing, monitoring and overseeing those “best practices” programs at her companies.

Nanci-Jean@kndelectric.com
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Nanci-jean DeNapoli
Vice President, KND Electric

Nanci-jean is Vice President and co-founder of KND Electric. Her responsibilities include project management as well as business development for the firm.

Nanci-jean DeNapoli's education began at the SUNY College at Delhi and St. John's University in Queens. Currently, she is attending the SUNY Empire State College and will be receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree in Labor Studies. Most recently, she completed a special training program at Columbia University. She is also a graduate of the Mentor Protégé Program at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

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Christine Donaldson-Boccia
Executive Manager, J.D. Traditional Industries

Christine Donaldson Boccia is the daughter of James C. Donaldson Jr, founder of JD Traditional after he sold back his shares in his family company, Donaldson Acoustics, in 1996. Christine stepped in to run the company after James Jr. passed away in 2007. With a background as administrative assistant while her father was alive, and running a previous company, she had the confidence to assume the managing role. She is instrumental in developing the team that has attributed to the success of this WBE certified company. Christine sits on the Board of Directors of the STA & BTEA and is co-chair of the MWBE Committee. She also holds the honor of the first women to be elected to the board of the Associations of Walls & Ceilings of New York. She holds positions on several other boards and committees in and out of the industry.

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sarah.epifano@skanska.com
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Sarah Reynard Epifano
Business Development Director, Skanska USA Building

Sarah Reynard Epifano returned to the construction industry four years ago as Director of Business Development at Skanska USA Building Inc. after a 13-year hiatus as a stay at home mom to her son Nicholas. With a passion for building relationships internally and externally for project pursuits, Reynard Epifano has built a career on understanding a client’s needs and then rallying the resources to meet them.

Prior to leaving full-time employment, Reynard Epifano was the lead business developer responsible for organically growing Skanska’s Connecticut office. Before that her major accomplishments included starting Turner Construction Co.’s Special Projects Division in Connecticut and overseeing major construction projects such as the mixed-use conversion of the old Electrolux factory site in Old Greenwich, CT for Collins Development.
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Jenny Freeman, LEED AP, PE
Senior Vice President and Director of Healthcare, Hunter Roberts Construction Group

Jenny Freeman, LEED AP and Professional Engineer, is Senior Vice President and Director of Healthcare at Hunter Roberts Construction Group. Prior to joining Hunter Roberts, she served as a Project Executive at Skanska USA Building Inc. for over three years and earlier as a Vice President at Bovis Lend Lease for 20 years. Freeman, a well-known leader throughout the Metropolitan area construction market, is responsible for operations and sales related to Hunter Roberts’ healthcare practice in the New York metropolitan area. She has a proven track record developing healthcare projects from pre-construction through occupancy. She is responsible for carrying out Hunter Roberts’ mission and message: to bring a streamlined, efficient, and fresh approach to building healthcare projects. Freeman earned her Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan and was a graduate of Horace Mann.

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Lela Goren
President, The Goren Group

Lela Goren is driven by the power of buildings to create change – economic, social, historic.

She founded Lela Goren Group to build that kind of building. Magical physical spaces that bring people together, to create experiences that shift mindsets and expand possibilities. Economic opportunities for business, neighborhoods, communities. Foundations of the past, transformed to enrich the future.

Lela is a person who builds. As a real-estate developer and investor for 15 years, Lela has worked on millions of square feet of real estate and mixed-use developments in New York City, including residential, hospitality, office and retail in all phases of assembly, acquisition, finance, design, construction, sales and marketing. In 2016 she won the Women Builders Council Developer of the Year award.

Lela is an activist. As an intellectual property lawyer with a masters’ degree in international law, Lela saw change happen – or not – through the global systems of the United Nations, first in Geneva and then in New York City. She already knew how change happens at the grassroots: passionate, dedicated people roll up their sleeves and get to work. That’s how it happened when she was a college activist. And that’s how it continues to happen, having served on the boards of the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Donor Direct, Equality Now and The New Israel Fund, earning her the 2013 Civic Spirit Award by the Women’s City Club of New York.

Lela is a person who can work at scale. Recently as Chief Development Officer at WeWork Lela oversaw design, development and construction on projects around the world. Later as Vice Chair she oversaw governmental affairs, helping to build WeWork into one of the fastest growing companies in New York City history.

Lela is an untiring optimist. When she was four, Lela rode on her grandfather’s construction truck in Israel, and saw Jews and Arabs working and building together. When she was 30, she walked the halls of the United Nations General Assembly, and saw a building that made space for the whole world. Today, she sees what unites the broad spectrum of people it takes to put up a building, and the future they can build together.

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bgilbane@gilbaneco.com
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Brennan Gilbane Koch
Business Development Manager, Gilbane Building Company

Brennan is a fifth generation family member, focused on Gilbane’s steadfast commitment to client's satisfaction through her work. She is a key promoter of the company’s dedication to creating customers for life and is active in making sure that client satisfaction is measured in communicating these results and using them as a way to constantly improve the firm’s business practices across all Global projects and overall how Gilbane is impacting the industry it services. An educator by training, she is also focused on internal engagement, through the focus on building internal promoters as part of the external promoter strategy. By using various tools to measure and gauge employee positioning and engagement, Brennan is able to implement actions to improve the employee environment and build positive connections with the company, its culture and its brand. Brennan Gilbane earned her Bachelor’s degree from Brown University and her Master’s degree from Providence College. Before joining Gilbane Building Company, Brennan was a teacher at St. Paul’s School and St. Brigid School.

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jharris@mckissack.com
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Julie Harris
Vice President, McKissack & McKissack

Julie Harris, Vice President at McKissack & McKissack, provides operational oversight and leads the business development efforts for disaster recovery/resiliency projects. She is a subject matter expert on HUD and FEMA disaster policy and programming related issues and brings more than eight executive level years of experience managing and implementing Long-Term Community Recovery Programs.

Furthermore, Julie has nine years of leadership in diversity and inclusion practices and diversity workforce development. She served as a Manager for four years at INROADS Inc., an organization that focuses on developing and placing talented underserved youths in business and industry, thus preparing them for corporate and community leadership roles. In addition, for five years, Julie served as Program Director of Louisiana State University’s Engineering Diversity Program and the Ronald McNair Scholars Program.

A former world-class athlete and Olympian, Julie was an all American for the National Championship LSU Lady Tiger Track and Field team and also served as a coach for the 1996 Belize Olympic team.

dinwald@wpa-works.com
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Debra Inwald
Founder and Principal, Works-in-Progress

Debra Inwald is the Founder and Principal of Works-in-Progress, which provides Capital Project development services to the nonprofit sector. Since 1994, WPA has managed over 150 projects for educational clients from early childcare through higher education, museums and social service organizations. Works-in-Progress services range from project formulation and strategic facility visioning/planning through design and construction.

Works-in-Progress provides full service and as-needed capital project management and add value, frequently resulting in cost savings and projects that exceed original expectations. From needs assessment and project formulation/team formulation through move coordination, the firm provides full Client Representative services. Before founding her own business, Inwald was a project manager for the City of New York Division of Design and Construction. She holds degrees in Architecture from the University of Michigan and Columbia University.

gkemper@reconrebar.com
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Gloria Kemper
President, Recon Construction

Gloria Kemper, President of Recon Construction, has developed her Queens-based company into a strong brand name. Recon is a quality industry resource for reinforcing steel placement in both private and public sector. In 2011 Gloria was the recipient of Anchin, Block and Anchin’s Construction Industry Award for the fastest growing MWBE Subcontractor. Growing a small specialty subcontractor business has had many challenges in the recent market place.

To be competitive and provide reliable service Recon needed to make strategic investments in its accounting and project management systems also the new state of the art equipment was implemented for the field. A certified New York State Women Business Enterprise (WBE), Kemper is a strong advocate of women in construction. She is a Board Member of the Women Builders Council and the Subcontractors Trade Association MWBE Committee. As a board member of Udalls Cove Preservation Committee, Gloria has long been a community volunteer working with young people to promote awareness and respect for the environment.

moconnor@langan.com
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Michele O'Connor
Principal, Langan

Michele O’Connor is a Principal at Langan and director of the firm’s civil engineering practice in New York City. Langan provides integrated planning, site engineering, and environmental consulting services for private developers, property owners, and public sector clients.

Michele’s career at Langan began in 1994 as a Staff Engineer. Since then she has successfully risen through the ranks of the firm, establishing herself as a land development expert for large scale urban redevelopment projects. In 2010 she moved to Langan’s New York City office, where she currently co-leads a team of 40 civil engineers. Her practice includes site engineering design and planning for a wide variety of commercial, institutional, park, retail, and residential development projects. Michele’s expertise includes site assessment and feasibility studies, resiliency consultation and design, detailed engineering designs for land use permitting and construction, infrastructure design, hydraulic analyses, stormwater management design, and construction phase coordination and administration.

jmcd2455@gmail.com
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Joan McDonald
Principal, JMM Strategic Solutions

Joan McDonald is former Commissioner of the New York State Department of Transportation and former Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development. From February 2011 until July 2015, she served as the 11th Commissioner of the New York State Department of Transportation, an organization with 8,300 employees and an annual budget of $4 billion. Joan led the Department through various weather events (Hurricane Irene, Superstorm Sandy, and the 2014 Buffalo “Snovember to Remember”). As Commissioner, Joan chaired the Northeast Corridor Commission, co-chaired the Tappan Zee Bridge Mass Transit Task Force, and served on the Executive Committee of the Transportation Research Board.

Currently pursuing her LEED AP Certification, she holds her OSHA 30 Certification and LEED Green Associate Credentials. With over 18 years of experience in both General Construction, Construction Management and Mechanical building trades, Alexandria has a career history of directing multi-million dollar projects by maximizing profitability through skillful contract negotiation, management, budgeting and scheduling. She is a motivated and accomplished executive and manager, known for her expertise in developing and managing highly efficient construction project teams.

Mrs. Perotti is currently working in the Retail, Hospitality and Transportation Divisions of Holt Construction where she serves as Project Executive for General Construction projects with several major airlines and airport concession expansion/renovation programs at LaGuardia, Philadelphia, Logan, Newark, and JFK Airports as well as the World Trade Center.

aperotti@holtcc.com
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Alexandria Perotti
Project Executive, Holt Construction Corp.

Alexandria Perotti is a Project Executive with Holt Construction Corporation. She has managed projects for the US Army Corps of Engineers, State of New Jersey Department of Buildings and Construction, The Port Authority of New York/New Jersey and multiple New Jersey school districts as well as numerous projects for private owners and developers in the New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Boston areas. Mrs. Perotti has a Bachelor’s of Science Degree from Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT.

Currently pursuing her LEED AP Certification, she holds her OSHA 30 Certification and LEED Green Associate Credentials. With over 18 years of experience in both General Construction, Construction Management and Mechanical building trades, Alexandria has a career history of directing multi-million dollar projects by maximizing profitability through skillful contract negotiation, management, budgeting and scheduling. She is a motivated and accomplished executive and manager, known for her expertise in developing and managing highly efficient construction project teams.

Mrs. Perotti is currently working in the Retail, Hospitality and Transportation Divisions of Holt Construction where she serves as Project Executive for General Construction projects with several major airlines and airport concession expansion/renovation programs at LaGuardia, Philadelphia, Logan, Newark, and JFK Airports as well as the World Trade Center.

edellavolle@kseng.com
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Eileen R. Della Volle
Vice President of Business Development, KS Engineers

Eileen R. Della Volle is Vice President of Business Development for KS Engineers (KSE). She draws from her vast experience working in the design and construction industry. She continues to play a key role in expanding KSE’s corporate presence into public private partnerships, education, science and technology and urban development in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Her ability to develop long lasting client relationships has given her an expansive multi-level network. Della Volle’s skills as a communicator have made her a sought-after participant in developing public policy. Additionally, she possesses a unique understanding of diversity in the community and in the marketplace.

Della Volle has a distinguished history of volunteer activities for Ocean County Community College, Kean University, Society of Marketing Professionals and as a Board member on Southern New Jersey Development Council and the Women Political Caucus of New Jersey. NJ Biz Magazine has recognized her with their prestigious 40 Under 40 Award and as one of the Top 50 Business Women in the State. She is also the recipient of the SMPS NYC Chapter Marketing Achievement Award and the Odyssey International “Award of Excellence”.

DRichardson@gcany.net
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Denise Richardson
Executive Director, General Contractors Association

Denise M. Richardson is the Executive Director at the General Contractors Association of New York, a trade association that represents New York City’s unionized, heavy civil, public works general contractors. Prior to joining the GCA, Richardson had a long career with both the MTA and New York City government in construction contract procurement, administration and financial management. Richardson is also on the boards of the Regional Plan Association, the New York City Transit Museum and the New York League of Conservation Voters.

jscott@grassicpas.com
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Jaime Scott, CPA, CCIFP
Audit Manager, Grassi & Co.

Jaime Scott is an Audit Manager at Grassi & Co. She works with a variety of clients within the Construction Industry and works closely with Grassi & Co. partners to provide high-quality service and advice to leading construction companies in the New York Metro area.  During her time at Grassi & Co., Jaime has amassed a wealth of experience addressing auditing, reviews and compilations and preparing financial statements.

In addition to serving clients, Jaime studies the dynamics of the Construction Industry, gathering the necessary information to provide sound advice and positive business improvements for her clients. She meets with a variety of influential individuals within the industry to learn about key points and developments related to the construction companies she serves. As a result, her depth of knowledge and experience enables her to provide her clients with valuable insight on market dynamics and conditions impacting their businesses. Jaime is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and earned her CCIFP in December 2013. She is also a member of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) and the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA).

telesel@jbb.com 
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Lina G. Telese
General Counsel, Jaros, Baum & Bolles (JB&B)

Lina Telese joined Jaros, Baum & Bolles (JB&B) in 2015 as General Counsel and is responsible for all legal matters at JB&B. She provides proactive professional advice on critical strategic, legal and internal policy issues.

Telese is part of the firm’s executive team, interacting closely with the firm’s partners and providing legal support to the Accounting, Human Resources, Marketing and Information Technology Departments. Telese is responsible for the firm’s contract negotiations and oversees the firm’s litigation support, risk management, employment and licensing compliance affairs.

Prior to joining JB&B, Telese was a partner at Zetlin & DeChiara, LLP, a leading national construction law firm. She has more than 20 years of legal experience, including over 15 years in architecture, engineering and construction law, with a targeted focus on construction contract drafting and negotiations for sophisticated building projects.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Elizabeth Velez
President, The Velez Organization

Elizabeth Velez serves as President of the Velez Organization. Ms. Velez’s experience in the construction industry has spanned over twenty years, and she participates on industry and community based boards, such as the New York Building Congress, National Hispanic Business Group, Association of Minority Enterprises of New York (AMENY), the Mayor’s Commission on Construction Opportunity, the Board of ACE Mentor of New York and the NYC Department of Business Services Advisory Board. She is a former member of the Board of Trustees for Boricua College. Ms. Velez holds an MBA, and is actively involved in issues facing the construction industry and affirmative action.

swilkin
@bradfordconstruction.com

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Sandra Wilkin
Founder and President, Bradford Construction Corporation

Praised by Forbes in an October 2012 profile on her game-changing digital “makeover of [the] New York construction industry,” Wilkin is a passionate advocate for minority- and women-owned small business enterprises (M/W/SBEs) and the creative ways Bradford’s three core divisions⎯technology, diversity consulting and construction management⎯can support them. In partnership with Leica, Bradford provides laser scanning and Building Information Modeling (BIM) services for building life-cycle and disaster recovery information projects, such as 9-11 and Hurricane Sandy. This capacity-building approach provides a competitive edge for a small woman-owned business enterprise (WBE) like Bradford.

Wilkin’s all-inclusive M/W/SBE experience spans articles for City & State Magazine, service on Governor Cuomo’s M/WBE Team and oversight of Bradford’s management of the nationally recognized New York City School Construction Authority (NYCSCA) mentorship program, which once mentored Wilkin, and the New York City Department of Small Business Services (NYCSBS) mentorship program, where Bradford provides technical assistance.

The firm works in a range of sectors, such as healthcare, transportation, education and housing for the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY), the State University of New York (SUNY), City University of New York (CUNY), the New York State Office of General Services (NYSOGS) and the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA), among others.