Committees

The strength of this organization stands with its volunteer network. Volunteer and participate in one or more NUCA committees - see list below. Bring your vision, ideas, and voice to help us better serve our fellow members and the industry!

GET INVOLVED IN A COMMITTEE TODAY:

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


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.
NUCA Contact: Chris Barrett

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.
NUCA Contact: Anne Luzier

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

The Government Relations Committee: a forum to develop, monitor and review NUCA’s legislative and regulatory agenda. 
View committee meeting minutes from March 14, 2019.
NUCA Contact: Eben Wyman

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.
NUCA Contact: Chris Barrett

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

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.
NUCA Contact: George Kennedy

The Damage Prevention Committee. 
View committee meeting minutes from September 2019 committee conference call.
NUCA Contact: Anne Luzier

The Workforce Development Committee: This committee supports organizations and public events that promote industry career opportunities, shares workforce recruitment and development programs and success stories with NUCA chapters and the broader industry, provides industry-specific vocational scholarships, and seeks to create informational “Career Path Guides” for our industry.
NUCA Contact: Robert Baylor

The Trenchless Technology Committee
View committee meeting minutes from October 2019 committee conference call.
NUCA Contact: Anne Luzier

MEMBERS: TO JOIN A COMMITTEE YOU MUST LOGIN TO YOUR NUCA MEMBERSHIP PROFILE - LOGIN AT TOP OF THIS PAGE. Once logged into your Profile, select the committee(s) you would like to join from the My Committee link located on the left hand menu.

If you experience any issues with joining a committee please contact the NUCA Staff Liason, the main NUCA office by phone #703.358.9300, or email nuca@nuca.com.


Please note: You must be a NUCA 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 or quarterly conference calls may be scheduled.