Keynote Speakers

Get inspired and energized by this year’s keynote speakers!

Each speaker will share their unique story of overcoming challenges and obstacles as related to the 2021 LCI Congress theme, Learn by Doing from Those Who Do. Learn more about our exceptional keynote speakers and join us at Congress to hear their insights!

Dennis Doran

Mr. Doran has over 30 years of construction industry experience where he has served in a variety of roles which has provided him with a wide range of perspectives on the industry and in particular the critical issues associated with people and relationships.

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General Stan McChrystal

A dynamic, powerful speaker, General McChrystal impresses audiences with field-tested leadership lessons, stressing a uniquely inclusive model that focuses on building teams capable of relentlessly pursuing results. When old systems fall short, he believes true leaders must look for ways to innovate and change. Citing stories from his career, McChrystal reveals a four-star management strategy, concentrating on openness, teamwork, and forward-thinking.

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National Owner Panel Keynote – Kevin Antonelli

Infrastructure and Construction Management Lead Kevin is responsible for the oversight and monitoring of design quality assurance, infrastructure and construction for Google’s Development of district infrastructure and ground up projects. He oversees the EH&S and bulk sourcing programs, along with union collaboration, contract management and prequalification and management of General and Subcontractors, Architects and Engineers.

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National Owner Panel Keynote – Terri Gosine

Terri Gosine is the Director of Integrated Infrastructure Services at Edmonton Public Schools, a public school division in Alberta, Canada. Terri was instrumental in bringing integrated project delivery to Edmonton Public Schools. To date her team has completed seven IPD new build projects. The Division has also completed a $6 million IPD project to provide small maintenance upgrades at 13 schools. Following this success, they are currently tendering 3 more projects at 30 schools across the Division.

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National Owner Panel Keynote – James Pease

James Pease is the Executive Director of Design and Construction for UCSF Health. He leads teams using Lean Integrated Project Delivery for complex capital projects. James is a licensed general contractor and past chairman of the LCI NorCal CoP. He is the executive editor of and has a BS in Management Science from UC, San Diego.

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National Owner Panel Moderator – Victor Sanvido

Senior Vice President at Southland Industries As a senior vice president, Victor Sanvido is responsible for delivering engineering-led, integrated lean project delivery services to end users in Southland’s target markets. With an emphasis on lean design and lean construction techniques, he has been instrumental in developing integrated teams for a variety of healthcare clients. Formerly a professor of architectural engineering at Penn State University, Dr. Sanvido has written over 100 publications and remains an active leader of several industry organizations.

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Phoenix Owner Panel Moderator – Natasha Schnaitmann

Preconstruction Executive Southland Industries Natasha has been in the design and construction industry since 2002 focusing on HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection projects in Nevada, Southern California and Phoenix. She has experience building hospitals, new casinos, high rise construction, tenant improvements, data centers, and central plants.

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