Program Benefits

YLP participants have an opportunity to benefit in the following ways:
  • Gain a platform to develop your leadership skills and abilities
  • Accelerate your professional growth and development
  • Build relationships with other young leaders in the industry
  • Learn about and get involved in AGC Georgia
  • Stay current on industry trends and best practices
  • Make a personal difference in the lives of those in need through charitable activities and community service
  • Share ideas and exchange information with your peers and seasoned industry leaders
  • Attend select AGC Georgia events and programs at reduced fees or at no cost
  • Attend AGC Georgia professional development classes at a discounted rate
  • Have fun and meet new friends in relaxed, social settings

What Members Say About Us

“Through leadership training, networking with other young industry leaders, and working with others to serve the communities in which we work, the Young Leadership Program has enhanced my life both professionally and personally. The opportunity to ‘sit at the table’ and understand how AGC can help me as an industry professional, as well as my company is invaluable. I will always treasure this opportunity.”
          Drew Watson, Secretary/Treasurer
          Bowen & Watson, Inc. ‐ Toccoa


“Being a part of the AGC Georgia Young Leadership Program has afforded me the opportunity to become involved in something bigger than I imagined it to be. Not only does YLP provide networking and training, but I am proud to be a part of an organization that is extremely active in charitable works around the community.”
          Crystal Powell, Project Manager/Bid Coordinator
          Nix‐Fowler Constructors, Inc. ‐ Mableton

"I have grown both personally and professionally by being an active participant in this dynamic group. I’ve made friendships I’ll carry with me for life and had the distinct honor of contributing to several charitable projects that made a huge difference to many who are less fortunate. It’s an honor to be a part of YLP and work with an amazing group of professionals!”
         Kristen Williams, President
         Penco Electrical Constructors, Inc. ‐ Morrow

"I believe AGC Georgia’s YLP is the premier development program for young professionals in the construction industry. In addition to industry-specific leadership training, we have the opportunity to build relationships with our peers, share best practices, and give back to our community. These opportunities have fueled my growth as a leader within my organization and have greatly improved my ability to be a trusted business advisor to my clients. I highly recommend this program to young professionals who are passionate about the construction industry and want to take their career to the next level.”
         Adam Bateman, Senior Manager
         Moore Colson ‐ Marietta

"With a focus on networking, charitable works, and professional development AGC Georgia YLP is the perfect balance of professional and personal growth opportunity. If you take an active role in the program, you will gain valuable skills and experiences that will benefit both you and your company for years to come.”
         Michael Heisey, Pre-Construction Manager
         RA-LIN ‐ Carrollton