Members & Guests Celebrate Aboard The USS Iowa

Celebrating aboard the USS Iowa harbored in San Pedro, ECA also used the historic setting to celebrate young and talented minds in presenting this year’s Les Weed Memorial Scholarships.

Those receiving the Les Weed Memorial College Scholarship honors for this year include Christina Scappaticci, Tyler Flately, Michelle Costanza, Jacob Knievel, and Carlyn Morones.

Those receiving the Construction Industry Educational Scholarship the Ace Mentor Program, Vache Garabedia, Taylor Lode, Pete Hertel, Cameron Christensen, and Autumn Webb.

Since its inception in 1990 by late ECA President, Les Weed, the ECA Scholarship Committee has awarded $211,000 to 109 recipients to further academic careers in a variety of disciplines.

The 100 guests in attendance were treated to a tour of the revered USS Iowa battleship, then feasted on a barbecue dinner celebrating the history of the great ship and our talented leaders of tomorrow.


ECA Conventioneers Light Up Las Vegas! 

ECA members, family and guests gathered at the Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino in downtown Las Vegas in June to soak up the atmosphere and enjoy this electric city during the association’s Annual Family Convention!

Conventioneers enjoyed the ECA Hospitality Suite for the duration of the weekend which served as central command for events, information and a place for all to meet and spend time.

Convention Committee Chairman, Garrett Richardson organized the activities for the group which also included golf and a pool side festivities.

Good times, great friends and family along with the support of our generous sponsors helped make the ECA Annual Family Convention in Las Vegas a resounding success!