Denver, CO (March 15, 2019) – PCL Construction’s vice president of finance for US operations, Michael
J. Kehoe has been named the 2019 recipient of the Dr. Kate Waller Barrett
Advocate Award from Florence Crittenton Services of Colorado.
Services is a Denver nonprofit with a mission to educate, prepare, and empower
teen mothers and their children to become productive members of the community.
Mike served on the board for six years and was board chair during their school
bond program, capital campaign, and campus redevelopment project. Dr. Kate
Waller Barrett was a social reformer and co-founder of the first Florence
Crittenton home. The Advocate Award is given annually to a community member who
embodies the spirit of empowerment to and sponsorship of young mothers and
“Mike epitomizes the
characteristics of what we are looking for in our award winner,” said Florence
Crittenton Services president & CEO, Suzanne Banning. “He has been a fierce
advocate for our teen families, making sure our girls and the community knew
that they deserved the best in services and a campus that matched the quality
of the best schools in our state.”
An active member of
the Denver community, Mike is currently a member of the Mile High United Way’s
Board of Trustees and a network affiliate member of Executives Partnering to
Invest in Children. In 2017, Mike was named the inaugural winner of the Denver Business Journal’s Top Financial
Executive Award. Mike and his wife, Yun Hui live in Golden and have three sons;
Jordan, Jeremy, and Justin.
PCL is a group of independent construction companies that carries
out work across the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, and in Australia.
These diverse operations in the civil infrastructure, heavy industrial, and
buildings markets are supported by a strategic presence in 31 major centers.
Together, these companies have an annual construction volume of $7 billion,
making PCL one of the largest contracting organizations in North America. Watch
us build at PCL.com.
For media inquiries, please contact:
Manager, US Communications