Marshall Macomber is AIAI’s Senior Policy Advisor and President of ThinkP3, where he brings his deep knowledge of Federal policy, the legislative process and political communications to help grow the …Read more
Marshall Macomber is AIAI’s Senior Policy Advisor and President of ThinkP3, where he brings his deep knowledge of Federal policy, the legislative process and political communications to help grow the P3 marketplace. Prior to ThinkP3, Macomber served in government for over twelve years in Washington, DC, working in the U.S. House of Representatives as a top aide to a senior Member of Congress. Macomber started ThinkP3 after seeing the potential for Public-Private Partnerships to help provide government services in tight fiscal environments.
In government, Macomber was Chief of Staff to Congressman Mike Rogers of Alabama. He oversaw all legislative and communications strategy for Rogers, a senior Member of Congress serving on the Agriculture, Armed Services and Homeland Security committees. Rogers was also the founder and co-chair of the Congressional Caucus on Public-Private Partnerships, or P3 Caucus. Macomber was also a Rail Policy Advisor on the Homeland Security Committee under Chairman Peter King (NY). Before being appointed Chief of Staff, Macomber served as Rogers’ Press Secretary. Outside of government, Macomber has been active in political campaigns, helping raise money and providing strategic advice for Congressional candidates. Prior to his career in government, Macomber worked for C-SPAN Television in community relations, marketing and media.Read Less
As Director of Communications for AIAI, Carol is responsible for the oversight and management of the Association’s marketing efforts and brand integrity. She brings a solid knowledge and expertise of …Read more
As Director of Communications for AIAI, Carol is responsible for the oversight and management of the Association’s marketing efforts and brand integrity. She brings a solid knowledge and expertise of all things marketing, while adding a positive will-do attitude to every project. Carol is an experienced professional with a demonstrated history of successes in the marketing and advertising industry, and is determined and personable with a knack for nurturing professional relationships. A problem solver and plate spinner with a dedicated work ethic and enthusiasm, Carol works alongside the team and contributes to the growth and development of AIAI.Read Less
Lisa Buglione is Executive Director of AIAI. With more than 20 years of high-profile management and operations experience, Ms. Buglione oversees every aspect of AIAI’s operations and national public outreach …Read more
Lisa Buglione is Executive Director of AIAI. With more than 20 years of high-profile management and operations experience, Ms. Buglione oversees every aspect of AIAI’s operations and national public outreach initiatives. From coordinating regional and national conferences to creating game-changing organizational operations strategies, Ms. Buglione is instrumental to AIAI’s rapid growth in terms of membership, brand awareness and prolific organizational expansion across the country.
Prior to her role at AIAI, Lisa was Vice President of Star America – one of the country’s preeminent infrastructure asset management firms. Before her time at Star, Lisa was the Director of Marketing and Corporate Communications for Allied North America, one of the country’s largest national construction insurance brokerages, overseeing the coordination and communication of the firm’s internal departments and client relations.
There, Ms. Buglione spearheaded the creation and launch of a new national external and internal branding strategy. Proving herself as interactive, collaborative and consultative leader, she assembled, coached and inspired cross-functional teams, consistently identifying and translating customer needs, market opportunities and industry dynamics into timely, value-added, customer-centric solutions that drove revenue, profit, market share and shareholder value.
Ms. Buglione plays a vital role in leading the organization’s nationwide recruitment efforts with analytical project and client research, current market conditions analysis and legislative liaising to help build the organization’s support structure while concurrently promoting national Public-Private Partnership (P3) growth.Read Less
David Parker is a Senior Vice President and an Officer of Fluor Enterprises, Inc., the principle operating subsidiary of Fluor Corporation. Fluor is a Fortune 500 Company and one of …Read more
David Parker is a Senior Vice President and an Officer of Fluor Enterprises, Inc., the principle operating subsidiary of Fluor Corporation. Fluor is a Fortune 500 Company and one of the world’s largest publicly traded engineering, procurement, construction and maintenance companies.
As Global Head of Business Development for Fluor’s Infrastructure and Power Group; David has overall responsibility for securing new contracts from clients beginning with the identification of new business opportunities through contract execution. Fluor’s Infrastructure and Power Group is an industry leader in developing and delivering large, complex transportation infrastructure and renewable power projects to both public sector owners and private clients.
David has spent the majority of his 30 year career with Fluor, starting out as a field engineer before progressing into project management and business development. Over the past 16 years, David has been actively involved with the
development, negotiation, structuring and delivery of a number of groundbreaking transportation mega projects, including the San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge, the Denver Eagle P3 Commuter Rail, Arizona’s South Mountain Freeway, the LAX Automated People Mover and the Gordie Howe International Bridge, among others. In addition to his group-level executive management responsibilities, David also serves as a board member for several of Fluor’s ongoing P3 project-specific entities.
Originally from South Carolina, David attended Clemson University where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Design and a Master’s in Building Science. He also earned an M.B.A. from Pepperdine University. He is a registered professional Architect and is active in a number of professional organizations.Read Less
Mr. Kusha is Plenary America’s Senior Vice President and Group Head for Project Development and Partnering. In this role, he leads project development across all sectors. He is responsible for …Read more
Mr. Kusha is Plenary America’s Senior Vice President and Group Head for Project Development and Partnering. In this role, he leads project development across all sectors. He is responsible for development, identification and assessment of new opportunities, as well as interaction with owners. He positions Plenary with appropriate project sponsors and selects partners through leveraging industry relationships.
Prior to joining Plenary, Sia served as Senior Vice President and Senior Managing Director of AECOM’s Design and Consulting Services Integrated Delivery group in the Americas. In that role, he was the firm’s Chief Strategy and Development officer for P3 and DB projects in the continent.
A thirty nine-year veteran of the industry, Sia is a highly experienced program and project executive who has delivered a variety of infrastructure programs for a diverse range of public and private clients. He has been instrumental in Integrated Delivery policy development in United States and has helped public owners develop design-build and P3 legislation, programs, project pipelines and procurement processes in Arizona, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, West Virginia and Virginia.
Chosen as a fellow of the American Council of Engineering Companies, ACEC, for his outstanding service to the industry with regards to integrated delivery policy development and procurement of professional services, Mr. Kusha is an industry expert who has deep relationships with elected and appointed officials, public sector owners, as well as private sector sponsors, developers and contractors in the US and abroad.
Mr. Kusha is a graduate of University of Wisconsin – Madison, with degrees in Civil and Environmental Engineering and is a Registered Professional Engineer in FL, GA, NC, WI, MN, and AZ.Read Less
Bill Hvidt, has a talent for connecting with people, building teams and opening markets. He has over 40 years experience working with and for corporate, institutional, public and private sector …Read more
Bill Hvidt, has a talent for connecting with people, building teams and opening markets. He has over 40 years experience working with and for corporate, institutional, public and private sector owners and developers developing and implementing strategies that address the challenges around their capital real estate projects and investments.
He possesses the ability to identify and bring together the needed talent in an environment that creates success for the team.Read Less