CSDA Announces New Executive Director

The Concrete Sawing and Drilling Association (CSDA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Erin O’Brien as its’ next Executive Director, following the retirement of Pat O’Brien who served as Executive Director of the association since 1992.

“Erin has been intimately involved with the operations of CSDA for the past 10 years, so the opportunity to have her become the new Executive Director of the association creates a turnover (transition?) that will be as seamless as can be imagined. This new chapter creates the opportunity for innovation as well as the growth of programs for our members and the industry as we enter a new decade,” according to Matthew Finnigan, CSDA’s President.

O’Brien began her duties as Executive Director on January 1, 2020 and will lead the association’s presence at the World of Concrete in Las Vegas, NV from February 4 – 7, 2020 and at its Annual Convention & Tech Fair in Carlsbad, CA from March 31, April 4, 2020. 

The Concrete Sawing & Drilling Association is a nonprofit trade association of contractors, manufacturers and affiliated members from the construction and renovation industry. Diamond tools for projects requiring sawing, drilling, selective demolition, cutting and polishing offers the construction industry many benefits including lower total project costs, precision cutting, maintenance of structural integrity, reduced downtime, reduced noise, dust and debris, limited access cutting and the ability to cut heavily-reinforced concrete. Founded in 1972, CSDA has 500 member companies worldwide.