About Bill Black
Bill has been involved in the design and construction industry for nearly 4 decades in a broad variety of roles and industry segments. Through his diverse network of industry practitioners and thought leaders, he is a fixture in the CCA community and the industry at large. Bill is known for his ability to take all situations in stride, and uses his experience, and built-in resilience to motivate others to take on challenges through great teamwork and a strong focus on culture and values. Viewing humour as a powerful way to engage others, Bill is hands on and energetic in his approach and communication style. As a leader his goal is to help others find their true fit within their career path through a sense of team-based achievement, purpose and mastery.
Bill achieved his Bachelors degree in Quantity Surveying from Napier University, and has held roles in the industry ranging from surveying and estimating to leadership and executive positions. He is a founding member of the Mindshift consortium and co-authored “The Commercial Real Estate Revolution”.
About Terrence Patrick
Terrence brings a unique combination of hands-on construction industry experience as well as business and marketing experience to the CCA team. As the Director, Business Development, Terrence can often be found seeking opportunities to help our members succeed and grow their business through our many different services, including BuildWorks, networking events, educational courses, and our Affinity Program, while connecting the right member companies to create relationships in the industry. Terrence also manages the publication the annual CCA Constructor magazine. His grounded approach to creating maximum value for new members and his commitment to supporting the CCA team makes him an invaluable part of the CCA team.
Terrence holds a Bachelors Degree in Marketing from Mercyhurst University and an MBA from the University of Roehampton. Prior to joining the CCA team, he gained experience as a Field Operations Manager, Assistant Business Controls Manager, and Project Manager among other roles. He also played 3 seasons with the Calgary Stampeders, and 1 season with the Hamilton Tiger Cats.
About Adrian Nagle
Prior to joining the BuildWorks and CCA team, Adrian worked on the membership team at the Calgary Chamber of Commerce. One of his core beliefs is that a strong business community is key to driving success and growth in our economy. His previous work with the Chamber of Commerce and now with the CCA has enabled Adrian to truly understand the value of member-based organizations, particularly the importance of being a resource, a support, a connector and an advocate to all areas of the construction industry.
Adrian has a Bachelor of Business Studies, Marketing (Honours) from the University of Limerick, and sits on the Board of Directors for the Ireland, Canada Centre for Commerce, which advocates to create more business opportunities between his two favorite countries.
About Lena Hogarth
A member of the CCA team since 2017, Lena provides our members with exceptional customer service and support as part of our information services team. She is known for her exceptional attention to detail, quick problem-solving skills and willingness to support the team and our members in any capacity. With previous experience in software, project management and marketing/sales, Lena brings a broad depth of experience and knowledge to the CCA.
Lena completed her Bachelors degree in Business Administration from the University of Lethbridge, and has previously held roles in administration analysis and project management.
About Anne Blair
Anne is responsible for making sure that our members have access to all of the services and products that they need in their day-to-day business. She’s the backbone of much of what we do here at CCA – providing administrative and service support to our members and our team. From room rentals to assisting members with purchasing contracts, she’s our front-line support and often the first person you’ll meet when you come through our doors. Her unique ability to approach problems with creativity and efficiency is matched by her calm, reassuring demeanor, making her a tremendous asset to the CCA team.
Anne’s previous roles include office administration and accounting, Geological Wellsite Tech and Draftsperson. She holds Certificates in Petroleum Geological Application, Petroleum Computer Applications, Land Administrative, and has completed programs in Accounting, Topography and General Drafting.
About Gabby Morden
Gabby joins the CCA from the Calgary Chamber where she started as the receptionist and was quickly promoted into the Sales Coordinator role. Gabby’s positive attitude and can-do attitude is a welcomed addition to the team (not to mention she knows a thing or two about Weblink!)