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Ms. Deryl McKissack

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President and Chief Executive Off...

Local Address: WASHINGTON DC, District of Columbia, United States
McKissack & McKissack
1401 New York Ave., N. W., Suite 900
Washington, District of Columbia 20005
United States

Company Description: McKissack & McKissack is a woman/minority-owned, full service Design, Engineering and Program Management firm with more than 150 professionals in three offices in...   more

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • Bachelor of Science , Civil Engineering
    Howard University
  • architecture
    Howard University
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Web References
Leadership: McKissack & McKissack, 24 May 2014 [cached]
Deryl McKissack, P.E., PMP / Chairwoman and Chief Executive Officer
Deryl McKissack has 30 years of recognized performance in project development, with a consistent track record of success. Ms. McKissack founded her organization in 1990, as an outgrowth of her family business and as a sole entrepreneur working with very limited financial resources. Along with her management team, Ms. McKissack has created an organization that is customer focused, financially strong and building on its impressive record of professional triumphs and community service. Ms. McKissack is active in myriad civic and building industry organizations-from her role on the Board of Directors of the DC Building Industry Association and Living Classrooms Foundation; to serving on the Board of Trustees for the Miami Art Museum; to her memberships with the Executives' Club of Chicago, National Forum of Black Public Administrators and Construction Management Association of America.
Deryl McKissack, P.E., PMP
Deryl McKissack ..., 20 Oct 2013 [cached]
Deryl McKissack
MIAMI, FL - Miami Art Museum, ..., 14 Dec 2009 [cached]
MIAMI, FL - Miami Art Museum, South Florida's major contemporary art museum, has elected nine new members to its board of trustees: Steven J. Guttman, Mark H. LaRoe, Juan P. Loumiet, Rodolfo Luzardo, Deryl McKissack, Mark E. Oren, M.D., Arthur Halsey Rice, Eneida Roldan and Dennis Scholl.
Deryl McKissack is president and chief executive officer of McKissack & McKissack, an architecture, environmental engineering and program management firm which she founded in 1990 as a sole entrepreneur. Through her leadership and vision, McKissack & McKissack has grown to a firm of 150 employees with offices in Washington, DC, Chicago, Miami and Baltimore. The firm is ranked by Engineering News Record as one of the top "construction management for-fee" firms in the nation. Its successful track record includes the new Martin Luther King, Jr. memorial, the renovation of the main U.S. treasury building, the restoration of the Thomas Jefferson and Lincoln memorials, the new Washington convention center, the new Washington Nationals major league baseball stadium, the O'Hare International Airport modernization program, and the new Baltimore Hilton Hotel and Convention Center. Prior to launching her own company, McKissack worked with Howard University, Turner Construction Company and Dames & Moore Group, leaders in the construction and engineering industries. McKissack serves on the board of directors of the National Building Museum, the Classrooms Foundation and the DC Economic Club. He is a former member of the board of the National Building Museum. McKissack has a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Howard University, where she also studied architecture. In 2007, she was the recipient of the Adelphi Commencement Honorary Degree, Doctor of Public Service, from the University of Maryland University College.
Contact: Deryl ..., 7 April 2014 [cached]
Contact: Deryl McKissack
Press Releases & Headlines: McKissack & McKissack, 1 Nov 2011 [cached]
Deryl McKissack, PE, PMP, President and Chief Executive Officer of McKissack & McKissack, earned the Washington Business Journal's (WBJ) 2011 Women Who Mean Business Award for her professional and personal achievements. Ms. McKissack was among 25 women who received this honor during a celebration of the 8th annual Women Who Mean Business Awards at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on November 17th, 2011.
The annual awards program is designed to recognize the region's most influential businesswomen from a variety of industries and professions. The 25 honorees were selected from nearly 150 nominations.
Additionally, Ms. McKissack was featured in a WBJ special pullout section in the November 18th issue. Please click the link below to view the article and video interview of Ms. McKissack that was showcased during the Women Who Mean Business Award ceremony.
WBJ Article Deryl McKissack: 2011 Women Who Mean Business
WBJ Video 2011 Women Who Mean Business: Deryl McKissack, McKissack & McKissack
Photo Caption: Deryl McKissack photographed from the event with Heather Cox of Capital One Bank (left) and Alex Orfinger (right) of the Washington Business Journal
January 2012 Beyond the Dream: Deryl McKissack, Lisa Anders
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