The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) has brought on Julie Buffenbarger, FACI, LEED AP BD+C ,to serve as their senior vice president, local paving. Buffenbarger, a 20-year veteran in providing innovative paving solutions, will have the primary objective of implementing strategies that increase the use of the various forms of ready mixed concrete pavement in parking areas, local roads, etc.
At NRMCA, Buffenbarger will work with local, regional, and state technical and promotion partners to help deliver concrete parking and street paving projects by supporting promotion, design and construction activities. Prior to joining NRMCA, she worked for Laferge Holcim as a construction specialist and Degussa Construction Chemicals and Master Builders, Inc.
NRMCA President Robert Garbini spoke on the role Buffenbarger will play at NRMCA:
“She will join with existing staff to promote ready mixed concrete as the building material of choice across a variety of spectrums, including local, state and national government officials, state associations, contractors, developers, design professionals and other targeted audiences.”