D.A. Dodd announces participation in Purdue CEMT advisory Committee

Jason DeMeyer, Vice President of Northern Indiana operations of D.A. Dodd LLC announced today Dave Siddall, Project Manager has been appointed to the Purdue Northwest CEMT Advisory Committee.

The CEMT (Construction Engineering and Management Technology) Advisory Committee is comprised of business, industry, and labor community members who are dedicated to the educational and economic growth of their community. Industrial advisory committee members work closely with faculty and administration to prepare the community’s future work force.

Adjusting the plan of study to better suit real world experiences is one of the main goals of the committee.  “D.A. Dodd feels that having the ability to be part of Purdue’s team in helping students understand the marketplace will have a significant impact.” said Siddall. “Purdue is training such tremendous talent, and to further acclimate them to the marketplace will be to everyone’s advantage.”

“The CEMT advisory committee understands that stimulating students’ minds now will help stimulate economic growth in the future.” Said DeMeyer. “Moving forward, we have an opportunity to mold students to real life situations and prepare them to be productive members of the local and regional economy.  It’s a great honor to be a part of the advisory committee.”  Mark McKnight, President of D.A. Dodd’s echoed DeMeyer in his support of Siddall’s appointment. “D.A.Dodd has a responsibility to the community to support educational efforts, and using our employee’s expertise assures today’s students they will have the best preparation needed for tomorrow’s marketplace.”

About D.A. Dodd

D.A. Dodd, LLC, is part of the Mno-Bmadsen family of companies – the investment enterprise of the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians. Based in Northern Indiana, D.A. Dodd is a leader in mechanical contracting and has expanded its market area and now has offices located in Lafayette, Mishawaka, Indianapolis, Indiana and Benton Harbor Michigan.  Dodd’s work history includes projects large and small for industrial, commercial and institutional customers. Offering a full range of services including plumbing, industrial process piping, refrigeration, Plant Maintenance, HVAC and design build.  For more information: www.dadodd.com.

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