Colorado Public Works Journal, Spring 2022

Spring2022| 7 PEOPLE Works News CRMCA/CSSGA Promote Annelise Shepherd The Colorado Ready Mixed Concrete Association (CRMCA) and Colorado Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (CSSGA) are pleased to announce the promotion of Annelise Shepherd from Communications & Administrative Manager to Director of Communications & Advocacy. Annelise has been involved with the CRMCA and CSSGA for 10 years in a variety of positions. In her new role, she will focus on broadening the impact of the aggregate mining and ready mixed concrete industries in the state, creating messaging to increase awareness of the benefits of the industries for a wide range of stakeholders, and advancing member engagement. Annelise attended Virginia Commonwealth University, graduating in 2012. In 2021, she received a Master of Public Administration with a concentration in Environmental Policy, Management and Law from the University of Colorado - Denver. CRMCA and CSSGA look forward to working with Annelise in her expanded role. Please reach out to the associations, if you would like to engage further. Christy Crook has been serving the Rocky Mountain Masonry Institute for two years. The first year on the special events committee and then Christy was elected to the Board last year. 2022 marks the start of her tenure on the Executive Committee – a role which has never been held by a woman in their history – she will serve as the Secretary/Treasury for 2022, VP in 2023 and President in 2024, and the final year as Past President. So far, she has been tasked with developing a Leadership module for their certification courses, and also assisting with the development of the Future Leaders Group as well. Christy is both excited and honored to have been elected for the position, and is very much looking forward to her term! CPWJ Congratulates Christy on this major achievement. Rocky Mountain Masonry Institute first woman on the board of Directors Tammy Buck Excels in Asphalt and Concrete Yeh and Associates is proud to recognize Tammy Buck as the Colorado Asphalt Pavement Association (CAPA) “Member of the Year”! Additionally, she will be recognized at the upcoming American Concrete Institute (ACI) Spring 2022 Concrete Convention for her outstanding dedication to our industry. Tammy has also been awarded a scholarship to attend the National Center for Asphalt Technology at Auburn University (NCAT) to further expand her knowledge in design, testing, and quality control for production of capital and maintenance projects. Way to go Tammy!