Calvin Beyer

Risk Management Director, Lakeside Industries, Inc.

Cal Beyer is the Director of Risk Management since August 2014 at Lakeside Industries, Inc. in Issaquah, WA. Cal has over 28 years of experience in the risk management, insurance and safety. He has extensive experience in strategic risk improvement and risk management best practices for the construction industry. He is leading a cultural transformation of Lakeside’s safety program on its journey to exceptional safety performance.

Cal was appointed as an inaugural member of the Workplace Task Force of the National Action Alliance in 2010. He was appointed to the Executive Committee for the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention in 2016. Since 2015, Cal and Dr. Sally Spencer-Thomas (and other co-authors) have written a series of articles on mental health and suicide prevention in various construction industry presentations. He has been speaking on these topics at regional and national construction industry conferences.

Cal is a former member of CFMA’s Executive Committee and served as National Secretary for 2009-2010. He speaks regularly at CFMA’s Annual Conference & Exhibition and frequently presents at CFMA regional conferences. Cal is an established author for CFMA Building Profits with 17 authored and co-authored articles since 2006. He participates on the Heavy/Highway Task Force and regularly contributes to the Talking Heavy newsletter.