The Heart of America Chapter Board is proud to announce a new Board Chair, David Yeamans. David is President and General Manager, Aviation and Federal Division at Burns & McDonnell.
David oversees all domestic and international facility engineering and design projects for the company. He is also responsible for the day-to-day operations of a 700-person division as well as developing and executing corporate policies and goals for the full-service engineering, architecture, construction, environmental and consulting solutions firm.
As a Burns & McDonnell Employee-Owner since 1991, David has orchestrated project management engineering and administration functions on projects to achieve high quality and client satisfaction. Guided by his strong management skills, he has designed and/or managed over 450 projects in the past 35 years. This combination of engineering and hands-on leadership responsibilities has allowed David to keep abreast of current engineering concepts and trends, to effectively evaluate and discuss client needs, and to be dedicated to maintaining a high-quality reputation for Burns & McDonnell.
David is a strong advocate for the company's leadership and corporate social responsibility programs and has been very active with Greater Kansas City-March of Dimes as Board Chairman/member (2005-2015), Friends of the Zoo Board of Directors (2011-present), Boy Scouts of America Board member (2010-present), and supporter of the local U.S. Green Buildings Council.
Please help us welcome David Yeamans to the Heart of America Chapter Board.