Board of Directors 2017-2018

President: Kim Gibbons, McCarthy Builders

"Construction has definitely had a positive influence in my life and enriched me in ways that I didn't even know were possible."

​Vice President: Debbie Parker, King of Texas Roofing

​Early in her career, Debbie studied nursing at Navarro County Community College.  She has since gained eighteen years of construction experience in fields such as excavation, aggregate materials, residential remodeling, highway construction and now commercial roofing.

Recording Secretary: Candace Jones, Gerdau Reinforcing Steel

"My hope is that I can use my own experiences to encourage other girls and young women to pursue their passions without fear of stereotypes and to help guide them in how to overcome adversity"

Treasurer: Jennifer VanBreda, Johnson Controls, Inc

​"NAWIC has become a big part of my life over the nine years I have been a member.  this organization can do so much for women in the industry.  I want to continue to help make a difference and make an impact on not only our chapter, but also our region."

Corresponding Secretary: Laurel Wesson, United Rentals

"NAWIC has the opportunity to cultivate the next generation of powerful women in the construction industry and I want to be a part of that!"

Immediate Past President: Ann McCullough, McCullough & Associates

"I have met and learned from amazing women during my 26 years in NAWIC.  The level of professionalism, energy and commitment to the construction industry and to NAWIC that these women have is unparalleled."


Deenie Kurtz, Briggs Equipment
"I love being around empowering women who also work in this industry!  Being a part of NAWIC has truly helped me to be better at my job and to be an all-around better person."

Mary Prey, Zurich Contract Surety
"I've been in the construction industry for over 21 years and have thoroughly enjoyed it.  NAWIC has not only allowed me a look inside the other roles that women play in our industry but also to give back to our community and form wonderful friendships."
Britni Hammond, Iowa Bridge and Culvert
An avid traveler and fitness enthusiast, Britni Hammond has been a member of NAWIC for 4 years, starting in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and relocating to Dallas in 2015.  She was recently voted  CFMA's Financial Professional of the Year!
Lindsay Lauderdale, Brasfield&Gorrie General Contractors
With ten years of practive as a general contractor, Lindsay has been able to experience nearly every trade that the commercial construction industry has to offer.  She has spent the majority of her career managing complex hospital projects and looks forward to sharing her knowledge, growing as a professional in the construction industry and learning from her peers.​


Back: Candace Jones, Jennifer VanBreda, Deenie Kurtz, Mary Prey, Ann McCullough
Front: Britni Hammond, Kim Gibbons, Lindsay Lauderdale
Not Pictured: Debbie Parker, Laurel Wesson

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