LDF Alumni


Mission Statement:


Engage LDF Graduates in support of the mission of Arizona Builders Alliance by:

  •      Providing a forum for purposeful discussion of industry challenges, opportunities and best practices.
  •       Acting as a resource to ABA Committee Chairs for support on current issues and actions towards initiatives.
  •      Continuing to Build a network of future leaders for the industry and for the ABA.


The LDF Alumni consists of a group of leaders who have graduated from the ABA’s Leadership Development Forum. Graduates of the program are invited to be part of the group, which meets four times annually to conduct TED talks that lead to roundtable discussions.

In addition, the group provides continued leadership opportunities in supporting committees, peer discussion and networking.

Please register to attend our next event by clicking here.

To learn more, contact Erica Lange at elange@azbuilders.org or by calling the office at (602) 274-8222 ext. 231.


Meet the LDF Alumni Advisory Board


Brian Earnst

Senior Estimator
Hensel Phelps

Kris Geltch

Vice President

Patrick Donnellan

Preconstruction Director
Suntec Concrete

Rod Miller

Senior Preconstruction Manager
Ryan Companies

Andrew Atkinson

INSURICA Southwest

Aaron Genova


Whitney Bunn

Project Manager
CORE Construction, Inc.

Geoff Wheelock

Vice President
Spectrum Mechanical