Kari has been appointed to the American Concrete Institute’s (ACI) Board of Direction. Her position as a Director was announced at the ACI’s Spring Convention in Atlanta, Georgia.
The ACI is one of the largest concrete organizations in the world with over 15,000 members in 98 chapters spanning 108 countries. It prides itself with the highest level of activity in its history, and predicts an even higher level of future participation by ACI members in effectively contributing to better knowledge of concrete.
Kari’s role as a Director will include the support, development and implementation of strategies to increase ACI’s role and membership internationally, and fostering relationships with members of the concrete industry while increasing awareness of the ACI.
By maintaining a high standard of professional and technical ability in its committee memberships and in the authorship of papers, ACI has contributed to a detailed knowledge of concrete and its wide acceptance. Yuers has helped promote ACI by moderating numerous ACI Sessions and sitting on several education and technical committees in addition to coaching and mentoring young people. She was also Co-Chair of the ACI Spring Convention in 2003 and received the ACI Young Member Award for Professional Achievement in 2005.
Congratulations to Kari. We wish her success in her new role as a Director!