Chicago, IL | October 15-17, 2019

Hosted at the University Club of Chicago and Union League Club, this program will focus on construction management in clubs and the competencies a club management professional needs to complete a successful project, renovation, or deconstruction. Topics will be diverse and extensive and cover every aspect from start to finish of a major project.



Highlighting different person club projects: floor plans, communication plans/PR pieces and timelines. - Joe Krenn, CCM, CCE; Matt Lambert, CCM; Todd Bruen

Creating an effective and efficient project management team (Hiring the Architect, Project Manager, Interior designer, etc.), Master plan development, working with a Historic Building – Gaining confidence of the membership for project approval – Joe Krenn, CCM, CCE, GM/COO and Julie Brown,CPA, CMA, CFO- Farmington Country Club

Funding Capital Improvements – Julie Brown, CPA, CMA, CFO - Farmington Country Club

Assembling the Construction Team and Roles and Responsibilities/Deadlines – Matt Lambert, CCM – GM/COO The Country Club at Mirasol

Construction Feasibility and Valuation – David Lucker, CPA, Director RSM US LLP

Construction/Project Cost Estimating – Todd Bruen, Director of Facilities and Construction, Desert Mountain

Construction Contracts & Project Administration

Specs and Contracts (Draw Schedules)

Construction Scheduling & Project Controls – Craig Smith from C2 Limited Design

Construction Safety – Todd Bruen, Director of Facilities and Construction Desert Mountain

Panel Project Wrap Up: hiring, training of staff, equipment and mediation if need – Joe Krenn, CCM, CCE; Matt Lambert, CCM; Todd Bruen


Union League Club of Chicago
65 W. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60604
Block reference: CMAA-G

Make your reservations via telephone or email and reference Block: CMAA-G.
Phone: 800-443-0578
Each guest will pay their own charges. A credit card is required at the time of making reservations.

Cutoff: Monday, September 16, 2019 
All unused rooms will be released without penalty on the cutoff date.


Full Member Registration: $695
Registration includes dinner on the night of October 15 and two days of education on October 16-17.
Please Note: Attendance will be limited to the first 60 registrants.


All registration cancellations and refund requests must be made in writing by the individual whose name appears on the registration. To be valid, submit all requests to CMAA Registration at CMAA regrets that refunds will not be given for no-shows. Substitutions are gladly accepted; substitutions of registrations are permitted prior to the event. Only one substitution is permitted per original registrant. The individual submitting the substitution request is responsible for all financial obligations (any balance due) associated with the substitution. Badge sharing, splitting, and reprints are strictly prohibited.