The Arizona Builders Alliance appointed Dan Puente of DP Electric as the organization’s 2020 chairman. In his role, he will facilitate discussions with the board of directors, utilize their direction and support to ensure consensus on industry issues and challenges, and help the organization achieve success in 2020. The alliance operates offices in both Tucson and Phoenix.
Puente has been active in the ABA for 19 years and is serving his sixth year on the Board of Directors. He founded DP Electric in 1990, and currently serves as chief executive officer.
Outside of the ABA, Puente is currently serving for the 13th consecutive year on the Board of Directors for ACE Mentoring. He is also a member of the Associated Minority Contractors of Arizona. Puente’s passion and experience in workforce development and changing the perception of today’s youth has already made an impact on the need for trained construction workers in the electrical industry.