John "Kirby" Anderson, DBIA
Mr. Anderson has over 15 years of experience in the water and wastewater construction business and has worked for MGC for more than 10 years. Kirby holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Engineering and is a Design Build Institute of America Designated Professional. He has worked on myriad projects in every function from Project Engineer to Division Manager. Kirby uses his considerable experience helping MGC, our employees and clients succeed in all aspects of project delivery from concept through closeout.
Immediate Past Chair
Chris Butler, DBIA
Chris is a Certified Design Build Professional and a Construction Manager for the Intel Corporation in New Mexico. He has over 17 years of experience as a design-build practitioner in the construction industry. He has worked on a wide range of projects including healthcare, hospitality, office building, industrial, manufacturing, oil and gas, law enforcement and education facilities.
He has been a member of the DBIA since 2011 and a certified DBIA Professional since 2012. Chris has served as a member of the DBIA-SW board since 2012 and has served as an executive committee member since 2014.
Prior to joining the Intel Corporation, Chris was the Project Management Director for Jaynes Corporation’s Healthcare Division. He provided complete project management oversight for all their healthcare work.
Chris honorably served in the United States Air Force and Graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from the University of Louisiana at Monroe. He is passionate about the design build delivery method and enjoys working with clients that are experiencing the process for the first time. He has a history of being awarded projects as a direct result of satisfied customers.
David Kinchen, DBIA
Burns & McDonnell
With 30+ years of experience, David currently leads Burns & McDonnell’s water services in the Southwest, including Texas and surrounding areas. This growing team of engineering, construction, and design professionals deliver water and wastewater solutions for municipalities, utilities, and industrial clients.
Throughout his career, David has led multidisciplinary teams and managed nearly $1 billion in projects across multiple industry sectors including municipal and industrial water and wastewater. He has served in key leadership and management positions at major, top-tier engineering and construction management firms.
A thought leader in the water and wastewater design-build industry, David has presented, instructed, and spoken at multiple conferences and owner forums, and has written articles for leading industry publications.
Nancy Nuttbrock, PE
Brierley & Associates
Ms. Nuttbrock is the Chief Operations Officer at Brierley Associates Corporation, whose focus is tunneling and underground space design and construction. Ms. Nuttbrock has been utilizing Design-Build project delivery since before 2009, when she acquired the DBIA Accredited Professional designation. As Brierley’s COO, she maintains an integral role in Brierley’s Design-Build projects, and uses her combined expertise in the tunneling and Design-Build realms to guide project Owners and Design-Build teams through the process. She is active in the local DBIA Houston Chapter, and also the DBIA SW Region. has presented, instructed and spoken at multiple conferences and owner forums, and have written articles for leading industry publications.