Burke President & CEO, Kevin Burke, Appointed as a Kansas State Alumni Fellow for the College of Engineering

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Burke Construction Group, Inc. Announces the Appointment of President & CEO, Kevin Burke as a Kansas State Alumni Fellow for the College of Engineering.

LAS VEGAS, April 12, 2019 – Burke Construction Group is pleased to announce the recent appointment of President & CEO, Kevin E. Burke as a Kansas State Alumni Fellow for the College of Engineering. The College of Engineering enrolls over 4,100 students into 8 academic departments and 11 undergraduate degree programs.

Every year since 1983 the Kansas State Alumni Association recognizes alumni who have distinguished themselves in their careers. With approximately 187,000 living graduates, this recognition is a special way of honoring alumni’s many contributions to their profession and the university. The 317 Kansas State Alumni Fellows are chosen by each college to return as distinguished guests, mentors, friends and counselors. This special appointment will give Kevin the opportunity to share his professional expertise with students as well as faculty in classroom and informal settings.

 

Image (Left to Right): General Richard Myers (President of Kansas State University), Kevin Burke (President & CEO of Burke Construction Group) and Dean Darren Dawson (Dean of College of Engineering at Kansas State University)

 

Kevin Burke earned his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering with a minor in business management from Kansas State University.  Since joining Burke Construction Group in 1989, Mr. Burke has held various leadership positions within the organization, culminating into his appointment as President & CEO in 2001. Kevin was twice appointed by the governor of Nevada as Chairman of the state’s Contractor’s Board and is currently sitting on the Nevada Contractors Association (NCA) board. Additionally, Mr. Burke also continues to play a key role in some of the construction industry’s most distinguished organizations, including National Association of Industrial and Office Parks (NAIOP), Henderson Chamber of Commerce (HCC), Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance (LVGEA), Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Young President’s Organization (YPO) Gold. In addition to the large role Kevin plays within the industry, he is also very focused on giving back to the community through charities and volunteering opportunities, especially in the Southern Nevada region.

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For more information, please contact Jaskinder Aujla with Burke Construction Group at (702) 522-2013 or marketing@burkecgi.com.

About Burke Construction Group – Building Client Visions since 1984 – Burke Construction Group is an award-winning general contracting firm headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada with regional offices located in North Dakota. Licensed / registered in 26 states, Uniquely positioned to meet the demands of a geographically diverse marketplace, Burke provides comprehensive preconstruction, construction management, LEED® and sustainable building under a variety of project delivery methods, Affording customized solutions and support to our clients and partners, Burke Construction Group handles both public and private projects throughout various market sectors – including: Educational, Cultural & Religious, Federal/Public Works, Financial, Healthcare, Hospitality/Entertainment, Mission Critical/ Redundant Systems, Office/Industrial, Remote Sites, Retail, Senior Care/Affordable Living/Multi-family, and Tenant Improvements.  For more information, please visit www.burkecgi.com.

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