These governing bodies represent Contractor Member firms involved in the heavy and highway construction industry in western Pennsylvania.

Executive Committee

Frank Piedimonte, PresidentBrayman Construction Corporation
Ali Mills, Vice PresidentPlum Contracting, Inc.
Justin Fox, Secretary/ TreasurerIndependence Excavating, Inc.
David Sciullo, Committee ChairGolden Triangle Construction Co., Inc.
Andrew R. Swank, Immediate Past PresidentSwank Construction Company, LLC

Executive Director

Richard J. Barcaskey

Executive Director

Richard J. Barcaskey joined CAWP in 1998 and in 2007 was appointed by the Board of Governors to serve as Executive Director.

Prior to becoming Executive Director of the Association, Mr. Barcaskey served as Director of Industry Relations for CAWP and was responsible for the training of industry supervisors from over 200 construction firms in issues regarding the collective bargaining agreement, safety regulations, equal employment opportunity, and other federal and state employment laws.

Rich serves on a number of joint labor and management training programs in Western Pennsylvania on which, as a representative of CAWP, he assists in the recruitment and selection of apprentices.

Rich earned his Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Arts degrees from Duquesne University.

Board of Governors

Erik BertrandMosites Construction Company
Robert BreisingerMascaro Contracting, L.P.
Peter J. Caruso IVPeter J. Caruso & Sons, Inc.
Justin FoxIndependence Excavating
Joseph E. KissaneM. O'Herron Company
John H. Laver IVLindy Paving, Inc.
David MatesicMatcon Diamond, Inc.
Anthony MeranteA. Merante Contracting, Inc.
Ali MillsPlum Contracting, Inc.
Frank PiedimonteBrayman Construction Corporation
Steven ReedMekis Construction Corp.
Forrest SchultzB&K Enterprises, Inc.
David SciulloGolden Triangle Construction
Lance ShrefflerGregori Construction
Ryan SurrenaFay, S&B USA Construction
Vince TutinoLindy Paving, Inc.
Brian Jeffe Associate Member RepresentativeSeubert & Associates

Presidents Council

Joseph F. CasilliCasper Colosimo & Son, Inc.
George E. MezeyTrumbull Corporation
John M. MillsPlum Contracting, Inc.
Andrew R. SwankSwank Construction Company, LLC


Robert G. Miner, Jr.Donegal Construction Corp.
Stephen M. MuckBrayman Construction Corp.
Charles J. NiederriterGolden Triangle Construction Co.
Michael A. PaloFrancis J. Palo, Inc.
Kenneth L. WolfMekis Construction Corp.