Kelly Porter
800-689-2900 ext. 4783 

CSI Members and Chapters to be Recognized at CONSTRUCT 2017 & The CSI Annual Convention

Alexandria, Va. (June 22, 2017) – The Constructions Specifications Institute (CSI) is thrilled to announce that 15 individuals and 10 chapters will be honored at CONSTRUCT 2017 & The CSI Annual Convention in Providence, RI. The CSI Honors & Awards Ceremony will take place Thursday, September 14 at 6 PM. Preregister for this free event at

Fellows of the Institute are chosen by their peers. Nominees must maintain membership for not less than five years and have notably contributed to the advancement of construction technology, the improvement of construction specifications, education, or by service to the Institute.

Edmund C. Buch, CSI, CCS
Brandilyn B. Fry, CSI, CDT
Frank E. Fuller, CSI
Thad Goodman, CSI, CDT
Timothy J. Gottwalt, CSI, CCPR
Marvin Kemp, CSI, CDT
Billy J. Mathis, CSI, CDT
J.W. Mollohan, CSI, CCPR
Daryl G. Robinson, RA, CSI, CCS
Anne Marie Roeper, CSI, CCPR

Robert P. Brosseau Award for the Advancement of CSI: 
This award recognizes CSI members who have been recognized by peers as leaders focused on education and the training and mentoring of students and emerging professionals.

Gary T. Bergeron, CSI
Charles Thompson, CSI, CCS

Outstanding Contribution Award: 
This award recognizes  a CSI member, chapter, region or group that has made commendable contributions to the goals of the Institute.  It recognizes contributions above and beyond those normally performed as part of a chapter, region, or Institute officer, committee or member .

William Sundquist, CSI
Indianapolis Chapter
Greater Lehigh Valley Chapter

Technical Document Award: 
This award recognizes an individual, chapter, region or group for a single outstanding accomplishment in technical writing other than project specifications.

Catherine M. Houska, CSI

Communication Award:
This award recognizes a CSI member, chapter, region or group for outstanding effort in the communication of CSI related topics and activities. 

Chicago Chapter Newsletter “Change Order”
Chicago Chapter Website
Daniel Hargreaves, FCSI, CDT
Grand Rapids Chapter “Rapid River Ramblings” Newsletter Team
Gulf States Region Newsletter “The Gulf States Leader”
Knoxville Chapter Newsletter "The Speck" 
Little Rock Chapter Newsletter "SpecWork"
Mississippi Chapter 50th Anniversary Video Team
Phoenix Chapter Website

About CSI
CSI is a national association dedicated to improving the documentation, management and communication of building information as used by the construction community. CSI accomplishes its mission through the development of construction standards and formats such as MasterFormat and UniFormat; the promulgation of those formats through master guide specifications and building information management (BIM) software; training and certification programs, including the Construction Document Technology (CDT) and Certified Construction Contract Administrator (CCCA) exams; publication of The Construction Specifier magazine; and a membership of decision-makers who identify and specify building product solutions. CSI members include a cross-section of specifiers, architects, contractors, suppliers and other construction project professionals who are touched by construction documentation. For more information, or call 800.689.2900.

About CONSTRUCT 2017
CONSTRUCT is   your most cost effective strategy   for combining educational opportunities with practical, real-world, product and service solutions for your business success. This event is dedicated to the institutional, industrial and commercial building industry. If you design, build, specify, engineer, renovate or operate in the built environment, this is your event. The show is owned and produced by Informa Exhibitions U.S., Construction & Real Estate. For additional information, contact CONSTRUCT at P.O. Box 612128, Dallas, Texas 75261-2128; call the main show line at (866) 475-6707 or (972) 536-6450. 


CSI's Honors & Awards Program recognizes the talent, achievements, and notable contributions to the construction industry that support the mission of CSI. Participating in the Honors & Awards Program is a great way to let members and others in your community know they are appreciated and valued.

Begin by looking at your chapter members and others in your community or region that have made a difference in the construction industry and have supported the mission of CSI. Look for people, firms, and organizations that are advancing building information management and education of project teams to improve facility performance.

Submit your award nomination now! All honors and awards – excluding the FY 17 Outstanding Chapter Commendation – are due by 2 PM Eastern on May 5, 2017. All submissions uploaded after that time will not be reviewed. The FY17 Outstanding Chapter Commendation submissions are due by 2 pm on July 17, 2017.


2017 Award and Fellowship Submissions (excluding the OCC) deadline has passed. The deadline for the FY 2017 Outstanding Chapter Commendation is 2 PM EST on July 17, 2017.

Questions about CSI's Honors & Awards program? Contact



"Just do it! You deserve it.
You know you 
do. Now show the world
how great you are 
and what CSI has
accomplished through 
your efforts!"
Lane Beougher, FCSI, Lifetime Member,

“It has been an honor to receive three
Institute Awards during my fairly short
tenure with CSI. I now have my 'dream job'
which is a direct result of the people
I have met and the recognition I
have received for my work within CSI.”
Cherise Lakeside, CSI, CDT

"Go for it! You have everything to gain
and nothing to lose. The process and
being selected for an award will
culminate in a great sense of achievement."
William A. (Chip) Hayward, Jr., CSI, CCCA

"Everyone needs to be recognized throughout
their career for good work on behalf
of the Construction Industry."
Peter Baker, CSI, CCPR