ABC Baltimore Committees


Advocates of the association to recruit and retain members
Chair: Brittany Peddicord, Safway
Staff Liaison: Danielle Hardy, Erica Jablonsky
Meeting Date: 2nd Tuesday each month

Architect & Contractor’s Roundtable

Connects contractors, architects and developers so that they may discuss common issues and strive to grow the industry as a whole.
Chair: Ted Jasinski, Frederick Ward Associates
Staff Liaison: Brittany Chaapel
Meeting Date: Bi-Monthly

Education & Training

Oversees all aspects of the apprenticeship program, including School-to-Career, Craft Training, and Pre-Apprenticeship Programs.
Chair: Mike Wall, Clinton Electric
Staff Liaison: Chris Hadfield
Meeting Dates: Quarterly as needed


Organizes business and social events for the chapter. Oversees the Awards of Excellence program.
Staff Liaison: Brittany Chaapel
Meeting Date: 1st Tuesday of the month, 9:00 a.m. or 3:30 p.m.

General Contractor’s Council

Helps with the issues and concerns of General Contractors in the Baltimore Metro area.
Chair: Ken Wingate, North Point Builders, Inc.
Staff Liaison: Mike Henderson
Meeting Date: Tuesdays every other month, 8:00 a.m.

Legislative Council

Comprised of representatives from different Maryland chapters who meet in Annapolis to monitor, track, and influence legislation that affects the construction industry.
Staff Liaison: Mike Henderson
Meeting Date: Every Monday during the General
Assembly in Annapolis; otherwise every 2nd Monday of the month.

Project JumpStart Employer Advisory Committee

Group explores strategies and methods for building and strengthening the network of construction employers with the ultimate goal of connecting JumpStart graduates into meaningful, career-oriented jobs in the construction industry.
Staff Liaison: Kate McShane
Meeting date: Bi-monthly lunch meeting


Plans educational programs and assists our members with safety issues.
Staff Liaison: Mike Barton
Meeting Date: As needed

Women in ABC


Women affirming and assimilating other women in every aspect of the construction building industry by committing to service for the purpose of outreach and support.
Staff Liaison: Ally D’Ovidio
Meeting Date: 3rd Thursday of Month, 3 p.m.

Young Leaders of ABC

Focused specifically on the needs and concerns of young professionals in the construction industry.
Staff Liaison: Brittany Chaapel
Meeting Date: 3rd Tuesday of the Month,
8 a.m. or 3:30 p.m.