Joining a Growing Industry of Design-Build Professionals Redefining How America Builds

Saxonburg, PA: Katherine Bucek, Project Manager with Brayman Construction Corporation has successfully completed the Design-Build Institute of America’s comprehensive education and certification testing program to achieve the design-build industry’s highest designation as a nationally certified Design-Build Professional®.  Two to six years of substantial, documented direct project experiences in design-build project delivery experience is an additional prerequisite for Designated Design-Build Professional® certification.

“We are incredibly proud and excited to congratulate Katherine on achieving her DBIA certification. This accomplishment not only demonstrates her unwavering commitment to excellence in the field of design-build, but also underscores her dedication to driving innovation and fostering collaboration within our industry,” said Tom Hesmond, P.E., DBIA, with Brayman Construction Corporation. “Well done, Katherine! Your hard work and determination have truly paid off, and we look forward to witnessing your continued growth and success.”

“We believe that continuous education and training are the cornerstones of our success. I am proud to see our team members embrace opportunities for professional growth and development. By investing in our employees’ knowledge and skills, we not only strengthen our company’s capabilities, but also foster a culture of innovation and excellence. Our commitment to ongoing learning ensures that we remain at the forefront of our industry, delivering the highest quality services and solutions to our clients,” said Stephen Muck, Chairman and CEO of Brayman Construction Corporation.

DBIA Certification is the nation’s only measurable standard of an individual’s knowledge of the Design-Build Done Right® principles vital to successful project delivery. By completing these requirements, which touch on all aspects of design-build, candidates earn the right to display “DBIA” after their names, identifying them as experienced design-build professionals.

“DBIA’s Designated Design-Build Professional™ certification program has grown exponentially over the years mirroring the growth of the entire the design-build industry. In fact, many public and private owner solicitations now expressly encourage the inclusion of team members with DBIA® Certification in their expanding number of design-build projects. DBIA is proud to offer the industry’s gold standard in education and to continue to certify record numbers of dedicated design-build professionals each year,” said Lisa Washington, DBIA Executive Director/CEO.