AGC Elects New Officers and Board Members

At its Jan. 22 annual meeting AGC of Washington elected its 2010 slate of officers and board members. The officers are:

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Tom Zamzow
President

Tom Zamzow is the Puget Sound Regional Manager for Granite Construction Company. Zamzow has 24 years of construction experience in Nevada California and Washington. He began his career as an estimator with Granite Construction Company in Reno in 1985. In 1996 he became the Area Manager of Granite’s Carson City Operations. He became the Manger of Washington Operations for Wilder Construction in 2001. Wilder Construction merged with Granite Construction Company in 2008. He is an active member of the AGC of Washington including service on its Transportation Task Force. Zamzow serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the Washington Asphalt Paving Association (WAPA) and the Washington Aggregate & Concrete Association (WACA). He served as WAPA President in 2006. When not traveling the world Tom lives with his sons and wife Monica in Mukilteo.

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Pat McGarry
First Vice President

Pat McGarry is Vice President for Manson Construction Co. He started at Manson in 1968 working aboard the company’s tugs and crane barges. In 1984 Pat helped opened Manson’s first remote office in San Francisco and in 1991 became Vice President with responsibility for all of Manson’s Northwest Alaska and International work. Pat serves on the Boards of the Seattle Marine Business Coalition and the Manufacturing Industrial Council and serves on the advisory committees for the King County South Park Bridge Project and Royal Victoria Yacht Club Construction Committee. In addition to his Board service Pat has served on the AGC’s Property Committee and Carpenter and Operators Negotiating Committee. Pat and his wife Carol have raised many top winning Irish Setter show dogs over the last 40 years as well as being competitive sailors in the Northwest.

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Steve Isenhart

Second Vice President

Steve Isenhart is Co-owner Estimator and Project Manager for Tiger Construction. Steve started the building division for Tiger in 1985. He holds a BS degree in Geophysical Engineering from Colorado School of Mines. Steve is an active AGC member both as a Board member and as a leader of AGC’s Northern District. He is a retired volunteer fireman and EMT who served 20 years at Kendall Fire Station; for ten years he was a Commissioner for Whatcom County Fire District 14. Steve is married to Sharon Isenhart and has two children. His interests include biking boating fishing golfing hiking and skiing.

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Mark Seaman

Secretary/Treasurer

Mark Seaman is the CFO and Secretary Treasurer of J.R. Abbott Construction Inc. a general construction company with offices in Seattle Arcadia CA and Lake Oswego OR. After graduating from UC Berkeley Economics 1977 he worked in the San Francisco area for 20 years in real estate finance construction and asset management. He moved to Seattle in 1996 and was a Controller at McDonald Miller before landing at J.R. Abbott Construction Inc. as their CFO in 1998. Mark and a partnership of six other principals purchased J.R. Abbott Construction Inc. in May of 2006. He is an active member of the AGC of Washington and CFMA and lives in Bellevue with his wife Cindy.

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Lee Kilcup

Immediate Past President

Lee Kilcup is CEO and Chairman of GLY Construction. Kilcup became vice president of operations for GLY in 1989 and vice president of operations and estimating in 1991. In 1999 he was promoted to senior vice president and in 2001 he became GLYs president. In addition to his service on the AGC’s Board Kilcup has served as president of the AGC Education Foundation. Other activities at the AGC include Labor Committee Chair WALECET Board Member and Finance and Building Committee. He has been active on the advisory board for WSU Architecture and Construction Management the board of directors for Olalla Guest Lodge and the building committees for Sahalee Country Club and Timberlake Christian Fellowship. Kilcup and his wife Anne live on Capitol Hill.

The Board members are:

Jeff Arviso Kiewit Pacific Co.
Cedric Butch Brooks Woodworth and Company
Patrick Cosentino Charter Construction Inc.
Brent Guinn McKinstry Co.
Frank Imhof IMCO General Construction Inc.
Max Kirk WSU School of Architecture & Construction Management
Darcy Kooiker Berntson Porter & Company PLLC
John Parnass Davis Wright Tremaine
Brian Parsons Pipkin Construction
Thom Sicklesteel Sicklesteel Cranes Inc.
Gary Smith Lease Crutcher Lewis
Jeff Stroud Mountain Construction Inc.
Todd Vacura Ferguson Construction Inc.