Industry

PADB Membership Information

The Construction Management Professional Advisory Development Board (CM PADB) was established on January 1, 2000 to support and promote the Construction Management program at CSU.  The PADB is comprised of representatives from all sectors of the construction industry with a vested interest in the continuous improvement of our program and our graduates.  Members participate in biannual meetings and dialogue with faculty and staff through four active subcommittees:

  • Undergraduate Curriculum
  • Undergraduate Recruitment and Diversity
  • Research and Outreach
  • Professional Development and Membership

Letter from the PADB Chair

Questions? Contact:
Becky Bell

Industry Relations Coordinator
becky.bell@colostate.edu
(970) 491-1502

Levels of Membership

Individual Membership: $100.00

Individual members provide the foundation of the CM PADB and are often alumni that want to stay in touch with the program while supporting Construction Management at CSU.

Membership benefits include:

  • Construction Management gift and welcome packet and subscription to monthly highlights newsletters
  • Opportunity to impact the direction of the CM program through PADB meetings and subcommittees
  • First look at department accomplishments and initiatives

Gold Memberships: $1500.00

Gold members have priority access to various department events and recruiting activities. Any organization that participates is entitled to designate a representative or multiple representatives of the organization to participate in the activities of the CM PADB.

In addition to the above benefits, Gold members also receive the following:

  • Discounted Career Fair booth and program advertisement each semester ($850 value)
  • Two complimentary registrations for the Construction Management Research Symposium (as scheduled)
  • Priority invitation to CM student club networking events, including the fall clay shoot and spring golf tournament
  • Access to upcoming graduate resumes
  • Company membership plaque and annual renewal medallions
  • Select advertising opportunities in department publications

Platinum Memberships: $2500.00

Platinum members have priority access to various department events and recruiting activities. Any organization that participates is entitled to designate a representative or multiple representatives of the organization to participate in the activities of the CM PADB.

In addition to the above benefits, Platinum members also receive the following:

  • Complimentary 6' Career Fair booth and a half-page program advertisement each semester ($1,700 value)
  • Preferential recruiting activities, including early Career Fair registration, first look at graduate resumes, and exclusive first week of recruiting
  • Priority status for guest lectures, invitations to club events, student mentoring opportunities and competition teams advising, and preferential participation in the CM Leadership course (subject to availability)
  • Annual company spotlight in quarterly CM Highlights newsletter

Association Memberships: Complimentary

Association members are representatives of various professional associations.

The Advisory Board Chair may invite individuals representing professional associations to sit on the CM PADB. Association members, in deference to the other significant contributions to the Construction Management program, are not required to pay annual membership dues.

Membership benefits include: all those of Individual Memberships.

Emeritus Memberships: Complimentary

Emeritus members are retired senior construction executives who wish to participate in the CM PADB.

The Advisory Board Chair may invite individuals as emeritus members to the CM PADB. Emeritus members will be senior constructors who have distinguished themselves in some aspect of construction and are not required to pay annual membership dues.

Membership benefits include: all those of Individual Memberships.