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Construction Leaders Honored at Hall of Fame Celebration

Seattle construction leaders were recognized as the 2024 inductees to the UW Construction Industry Hall of Fame at the bi-annual event held in May, 2024.

Rick Hermanson, CEO of the Hermanson Company, shared his journey through decades of industry experience and his work to create opportunities for young people to enter mechanical contracting.

Diane Kocer, Executive Director of the AGC Education Foundation, shared her inspiration to continue to create educational opportunities and career pathways for the future construction workforce.

Darlene Septelka, FDBIA,  a Teaching Assistant Professor of Construction Management at UW and Professional Faculty Fellow, shared her journey from her slide rule days through a career creating opportunities for women to enter the profession.

Diane Kocer
Rick Hermanson
Darlene Septelka