Roger Thomas, LEED AP, senior project manager with Burke & Associates, was elected to the Las Vegas Chapter Board of Directors for the USGBC. Thomas is a graduate of the University of Idaho with a dual major in Forestry and Philosophy.

Thomas is also a member of NAIOP and serves on their Sustainable Development Committee as well as the NV Energy Design Development Committee.


Kevin Burke, President and CEO of Burke & Associates was named Chairman of the Nevada State Contractors Board.

Burke has been with Burke & Associates since 1989.

He earned his degree in Mechanical Engineering from Kansas State University, with a minor in Business Management. He is also a member of the Board of Directors for the AGC and serves on the Executive Committee of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce Board of Trustees.

Additionally, he is a member of various professional organizations, including NAIOP, Legatus, the Young President’s Organization and the Nevada Development Authority.


Matt Boyd, vice president operations was selected as the Chairman of the AGC Southern Nevada Chapter’s Permits and Inspections Committee beginning in January 2010.

This Committee partners with city and county governmental agencies to develop standardized building codes, zoning, permitting and inspection regulations.

Boyd is a graduate of the Geneva Christian College, where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with Cum Laude Honors and also has Certificates of Completion in Negotiation from the Harvard School of Law.