ABC Heart of America offers all of its members an opportunity to serve on a number of committees. By providing valuable input to our Board of Directors, committees help establish ABC Heart of America’s policies, priorities and objectives.
Please view our list of committees below & email Reed@abcksmo.org if you are interested in learning more.
List of Committees
Workforce Development Committee
Identify and develop opportunities to recruit the next generation of craft professionals to the construction industry.
Identify opportunities to strengthen the training, prioritize initiatives for ongoing program improvement, and handle all disciplinary matters with regards to apprentices as outlines in the Apprenticeship Standards.
Kansas City Council
Responsible for member retention in the Kansas City Council by serving as ambassadors to new members, providing world class networking events, and delivering management education programs that meet the specific needs of the Kansas City members.
Eastern Missouri Council
Responsible for member retention in the Eastern Missouri Council by serving as ambassadors to new members, providing world class networking events, and delivering management education programs that meet the specific needs of the Eastern Missouri members.
Serve as a safety resource for ABC members and help promote the health, safety, and welfare of all members of the construction industry by developing training programs and seminars that meet members’ needs, serving as subject matter experts for staff and members, and developing and maintaining relationships with OSHA-related industry groups.
Government Affairs Committee
Focus on all aspects for ABC’s advocacy strategy as it works to promote and defend the needs of the merit shop construction industry at the local, state, and federal level.
Excellence in Construction Awards Committee
Implements the annual awards program to recognize and celebrate the best of merit shop construction in the Heart of America.
Ambassadors help with retention of existing members, enlistment of new members, and serve as goodwill representatives of ABC at a variety of functions.