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CSI to Elevate Nine Members to Fellowship

By Higher Logic Administrator posted 08-15-2016 16:17


CSI to Elevate Nine Members to Fellowship

Alexandria, Va. (June 27, 2016) - CSI announced today that the organization will elevate nine members to Fellows of the Institute during the Honors & Awards Ceremony at CONSTRUCT 2016 & The CSI Annual Convention in Austin, TX, on Thursday, September 8, 2016.

Fellows are nominated by their colleagues and selected by CSI's Jury of Fellows in recognition of their accomplishments in advancing construction technology, improving construction specifications, educating people in the construction industry or advancing the goals of the Institute.

CSI Fellowship Award CSI members joining this distinguished group in 2016 are:

Ken Buschle, CSI, CCS, CCCA of CSI's Florida SW Chapter

Sherry Harbaugh, CSI, CCS of CSI's Spokane Chapter

Walter Holmen, CSI, CDT of CSI's East Bay-Oakland Chapter

Richard Howard, CSI, CCS of CSI's Columbus Chapter

Alan Itzkowitz, CSI, CCS, CCCA of CSI's Chicago Chapter

Kent Kile, CSI, CCPR of CSI's Nashville Chapter

Kevin O'Beirne, PE, CSI, CCS, CCCA of CSI's Buffalo Western New York Chapter

Keith Robinson, CSI, FCSC of the CSINext Virtual Chapter

Robert Swan, CSI, CCS, CCCA of CSI's New Orleans Chapter

In the organization's 68 year history, less than 430 members have been elevated to Fellowship. For more information on CSI Fellows visit CSI members and colleagues are encouraged to attend the CSI Honors & Awards Ceremony where the Fellowship Investiture will take place. There is no charge to attend the Ceremony. Immediately following the Ceremony, there will be a Celebration of Fellows Reception ($). To register to attend the Ceremony and Celebration, visit the CONSTRUCT 2016 & The CSI Annual Convention website at


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, UniFormat: the promulgation of those formats through master guide specification and building information management (BIM) software; training and certification programs, including the Construction Documents Technology (CDT) and Certified Construction Contract Administrator (CCCA) exams; publication of Construction Specifier magazine; and an ever-expanding 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, visit, or call (800) 689-2900. Follow CSI on Twitter @CSIConstruction

About CONSTRUCT 2016

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. For additional information and to register, visit