Hunter Brown Receives 2017 DBIA Distinguished Student Leadership Award

Hunter Brown receives the 2017 DBIA Distinguished Student Leadership Award from Lisa Washington, DBIA CEO, and Praful Kulkarni, DBIA Board Chair.The Design-Build Institute of America awarded Hunter Brown, a senior in CEEM with an emphasis in construction, its 2017 Distinguished Student Leadership Award in November.

Brown helped establish the DBIA-UA chapter in fall 2016, and has served as president in the chapter’s first two years. With his help, the DBIA-UA chapter has competed in multiple design-build competitions, including the 2016 and 2017 DBIA Nationals and the UA Student Union Rooftop Garden.

With Brown as liaison to UA ASCE student chapter, DBIA-UA also participated in the 2017 ASCE Pacific Southwest Conference and will attend the 2018 conference in April.

While he interned with McCarthy, Brown worked on a major design-build project: the University of Arizona South Stadium Parking Structure.


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