Advisory Board

The Construction Management Advisory Board's mission is to provide the support to create a program with a national reputation for excellence known for collaboration among students, faculty, and construction industry leaders.

To do this they:

  • Assist the students and faculty in maintaining accreditation.
  • Provide curriculum guidance.
  • Elevate the Program's visibility within the construction industry and its related stakeholders, and within the Ball State community.
  • Provide internship and employment opportunities.
  • Encourage immersive learning.
  • Encourage collaborative synergistic learning opportunities with other programs such as the College of Architecture and Planning and the Miller College of Business.
  • Encourage diversity.
  • Raise funds.

Advisory Board Members    

  • Mark Adams, CPM, Inc.
  • Jim Baker, William Baker Co.
  • Eric Bates, Kleenco
  • Brent Baumer, Ball State University Facilities Planning and Management
  • Michael Benson, Turner Construction Company
  • Michelle Boyd, Top Notch
  • Doug Curts, Wilhelm Construction
  • Alan Dale, Bowen Engineering
  • Devin Doster, Meyer Najem Construction
  • Steve Ehrman, AC Equipment Representatives, Inc.
  • John Gaylor, Gaylor Electric
  • Mark Grasso, Shook Construction
  • Bill Hornbake, Hunt Construction Group, An AECOM Company
  • Michael Key, Turner Construction Company
  • Brian Kirschner, DMK Development
  • Sean Lindsey, Kleenco
  • Todd McBride, Signature Construction
  • Todd Mellish, Gibson Commercial Construction
  • Brian Morgan, E & B Paving
  • Josh Norris, Hagerman Construction
  • Adam Owens, RL Turner Corporation
  • Cam Paddock, E & B Paving
  • Robert Ramey, Wilhelm Construction
  • Adriann Rhoades, Wilhelm Construction
  • Mark Riffey, Ryan Fireprotection
  • Larry Roan, Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf
  • Garry Rollins, retired: Rollins Construction Co LLC
  • Adam Rude, ERMCO
  • Brian Rusk, CPM, Inc.
  • Larry Weigand, Weigand Construction 
  • Brad Whitaker, RL Turner Corporation
Department of Technology
Applied Technology Building (AT), room 151
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-5642
Fax: 765-285-2162