Recent hires and promotions
Lexandria, Va.-based Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) announced that Dennis J. Hall was elected to the office of President-elect of the CSI. Hall is the managing principal of Hall Architects, Inc. , based in Charlotte, N.C. and Dallas.
Washington D.C.-based Westlake Reed Leskosky hired Roger Chang , PE, LEED AP, as principal and director of sustainability.
La Crosse, Wis.-based Michaels Engineering added Patrick O'Donnell to the position of energy efficiency division team member.
James R. Watson , director of federal program for Alpharetta, Ga.-based MACTEC , has been selected to serve on the Permanent Board of Direction for the National Academy of Sciences ' "BuildingSMART" committee.