Charge: Actively solicits and evaluates potential DCA members and make recommendations on member programs and awards to help recruit and retain members. The committee works to welcome new members through orientation at the meetings, and through a Peer Guide process by which new members are paired with an existing member to help guide them through the first year of membership.
Composition: The Chairs of each committee are appointed by the President at the Mid Year Meeting. The Vice Chairs are appointed by the Chair at the Mid Year Meeting. The position of chair and vice chair alternate every two years between regular members and associate members. Members of the committee are self selecting, though the President can appoint members to the committee.
Mission Statement of the Committee: Actively solicit and evaluate potential DCA members and make recommendations on member programs and awards.
Maintained DCA membership:
Contractor Membership –
(2014) 70 / (2015) 69 / (2016) 74
Associate Membership –
(2014) 134 / (2015) 132 / (2016) 134
Pipeline Construction Segment is maintaining its high level of strength in the current economy and will grow and strengthen over the next 4 years!
DCA Members Participation:
Mid-Year Meeting attendance
2014 = 193 2015 = 196 2016 = 237
Fall - Board Meeting attendance
2014 = 92 2015 = 130 2016 = 117
Annual Convention attendance
2014 = 418 2015 = 426 2016 = 455
Annual Convention Auction results
2014 = $728,360 2015 = $879,500
2016 = $899,700
Equipment Survey Results and Participation:
2014 Results = $774 million
Participation – 59%
2015 Results = $923 million
Participation – 65%
2016 Results = $864 million
Participation – 56%
2017 Goals and Objectives:
Focus on getting existing members to participate in all DCA functions.
Increase member levels.
Continue to show value to our membership.
Increase participation/attendance of contractor members at all meetings.
Make concerted effort to attract more contractor members.
Members can view meeting minutes in the Members Only section of the web site.
Membership Committee Charter