Committees

The strength of this organization stands with its volunteer network. We encourage your service and active participation in one or more committees. Bring your vision and ideas for improvement to share and help us better serve our fellow members.

Members: to join a committee login to your My Profile and select the committee you would like to join.


Our Commitees

The Chapter Officers Council: a forum for NUCA Chapter Presidents to share information with one another on issues affecting their chapter’s activities and to learn about NUCA programs that benefit members. 

The Chapter Executive Directors Council: a forum for NUCA’s affiliated chapter’s executive directors to share information with one another on issues affecting their chapter’s activities and to learn about NUCA programs that benefit members.

The Construction Law Committee: a forum to review, monitor and investigate new trends in contract documents, to alert contractors of potential pitfalls in these documents, and to provide resources on new contract language.

The Education Committee: a forum charged with developing and overseeing educational programs, not directly related to safety, that benefit utility construction and excavation industry. 

The Government Relations Committee: a forum to develop, monitor and review NUCA’s legislative and regulatory agenda. 

The Political Action Committee (PAC): solicits and raise funds to contribute to federal political candidates that support the legislative goals of the utility construction industry.  Members of this committee should embrace fundraising.

The Recruitment & Retention Committee: is a forum charged with the development of membership and chapters within the association.  

The Safety Committee: a forum to identify safety and health problems, and legislative issues that affect utility contractors and excavators, and to make recommendations about what could be done to help NUCA members address these issues and problems. The ultimate goal is to reduce costly accidents, litigation, and unnecessary regulations.

The Damage Prevention Committee:

The Workforce Development Committee:

The Trenchless Technology Committee:


You must be a member in good standing to serve on a committee. Committees may require a commitment to attend a minimum of two meetings per year. Committee members are expected to fund their own travel and hotel expenses. If an additional stand-alone meeting is scheduled, NUCA may provide partial funding for travel and hotel. In addition to meeting twice a year, monthly conference calls are scheduled.