For the second time in three years, Electrical Alliance contractors swept the Washington Building Congress’s (WBC) Craftsmanship Awards Program’s electrical category. Eight contractors were recognized for exceptional craftsmanship on 20 projects throughout the Washington, D.C. area.
The Craftsmanship Awards are an annual celebration of excellent work performed by local contractors who display exceptional workmanship, superior skills and individual effort in projects. The electrical category awards work in lighting, power generation distribution and switchgear, and special systems.
Longtime JATC instructor, Chris Cash, has been appointed training director at Washington, D.C.’s electrical apprenticeship program, the Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee (JATC).
Denise E. Mitchell has joined the Washington, D.C. Chapter of NECA as director.
Mitchell has experience both in the labor sector as well as the association world. She served as executive director of the Howard University Medical Alumni Association, labor relations and compliance programs manager with DC Water and senior labor relations officer at the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA).
The Electrical Alliance is a cooperative effort between electrical contractors of the Washington, D.C. Chapter of National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) and skilled craftsmen of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local Union 26.