Committee participation is open to all AGC members – committees are a great way to get involved, network and share your talents.
If you would like to join a committee or attend a meeting please contact the staff liaison listed below.
Northern Utah Committees
The Builders Apprenticeship Committee is designed to meet the specific needs of the commercial building contractors throughout the state. With AGC’s apprenticeship program growing, the committee plays a vital role in determining curriculum, related training, and recruitment and retention of apprentices.
Chair: Nick Rideout,
404 W 400 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
The Highway Apprenticeship Committee is designed to meet the specific needs of highway contractors throughout the state. With a new UDOT spec recently in place on federally assisted jobs, the Highway Committee is helping to direct the apprenticeship program with regards to curriculum, related training, recruitment, retention, and use of funds.
Chair: Bob Bushell,
Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction Company
166 E 14000 S, Ste. 200
Draper, UT 84020
The Highway Committee creates a forum for discussion of points of concern or interest with regards to the highway industry in Utah, on both a State and Federal level. AGC works monthly in partnership with UDOT and services as the contractor’s liaison.
Chair: Jeff Cochran,
PO Box 1898
Orem, UT 84059
The Legislative Committee reviews proposed legislation, determines if AGC needs to take a position, develops action plan to support, oppose or monitor legislation for the association.
Chair: Levi Clegg,
Layton Construction Company, LLC
9090 S Sandy Pkwy
Sandy, UT 84070
The Builders Safety Committees primary purpose is to assist in the preservation of the health and wellbeing of the AGC’s membership’s workforce by providing: a forum for exchange of industry best practices, networking and safety resources, quality safety services, training and education.
Chair: Joseph Knickerbocker,
Oakland Construction Company, Inc.
1978 S West Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
The Highway Safety Committee works to collaborate and share membership best practices while utilizing the committee as a forum to address industry safety concerns and issues with a collective voice. The committee also works as a collective voice to build relationships with owners and create safer workplaces in the Utah Highway Industry.
Chair: Dennis Poulsen
Wadsworth Brothers Construction
1350 East Draper Parkway
Draper, UT 84020
The Service/Suppliers Committee as a group is made up of 15 representatives of various organizations that provide material, products and/or services to the AGC general and specialty contractor membership. The committee has representation on the AGC Board of Directors and is the voice for the AGC service/supplier membership.
Chair: Bup Minardi,
Mountain Regional Equipment Solutions
3695 West 2340 South, Suite B
West Valley, UT 84120
Specialty Contractors Committee
The Specialty Contractors Committee is made up of 15 representatives of various trades in building and highway construction. The committee addresses such issues as contracts, insurance, safety, surety, performance, quality controls, relationships, and team construction. The committee has representation on the AGC Board of Directors and is the voice for the AGC specialty contractor membership.
Chair: Mark Rydalch,
250 West Plymouth Avenue
Salt Lake City, Ut 84115
Utility Infrastructure Committee
The Utility Infrastructure Committee is the chapter’s link with underground contractors. The committee serves as the liaison to Blue Stakes and owners of utilities in Utah.
Workforce Development Committee
The Workforce Development Committee is the education/training arm of the AGC. They act as the liaison to the AGC Student Chapters, and coordinate the distribution of AGC scholarships. The committee also assist in special training events.
Chair: Joe Hudson,
Masterpiece International, Inc.
1291 West Center Street
Lindon, UT 84042
AGC Staff Liaison: Lucio Gallegos
AGC Staff Liaison: Kelsee Bishop
Southern Utah Committees
So. Utah Air Quality Taskforce
The goal of the Taskforce is to address concerns from citizens and to help find solutions to air quality issues in the area. It provides a place for citizens, industry, and local government officials to come together and discuss opportunities for improvement – but also recognize positive efforts made by all to keep our air clean.
Chair: Colt and Beau Stratton,
Interstate Rock Products
42 S 850 W
Hurricane, UT 84737
So. Utah Golf Committee
The So. Utah Golf Committee plays an active role in planning all of the Utah AGC golf tournaments in So. Utah throughout the year.
Chair: Brian Stocks,
Western Rock Products
851 North Red Rock Road
St. George, UT 84770
So. Utah Safety Committee
The Southern Utah Safety Committee exists to provide essential safety services to all members including safety training, specific to Southern Utah issues.
Chair: Norm Watkins,
1506 South Silicone Way #3B
St George, UT 84770
Phone: (435) 723-2921