Spring 2021 Distinguished Service Award Presented to Danny Daoust and Jan Shumate

We are excited to present Danny Daoust and Jan Shumate with the 2021 CII Distinguished Service Award!

The Distinguished Service Award is the only CII Leadership Award selected by the CII staff. The recipient must have been a chair or co-chair of a CII standing committee or team, and have demonstrated a strong and lasting commitment to the mission and objectives of CII and to moving the industry forward.

Please join us in congratulating Danny and Jan!

          Danny Daoust (Spring 2021)
Danny Daoust is Manager for Project Services in Construction Management Services at ConocoPhillips.

Dan was Vice Chair of CII’s Research Committee from 2013 to 2016, and chaired the Funded Studies Committee from 2016 to December 2018.

Dan continues to bring his construction services talent to several CII teams, including the Advanced Work Packaging CBA, the Upstream, Midstream, and Mining Sector Committee, the Annual Conference Committee, and the Strategic Planning Committee.

His interest in successfully implementing standardization in the UM sector led to him taking on the sponsorship role for RT UMM-01, Standardization: Achieving Higher Levels in the Upstream, Midstream, and Mining Commodity Market.

About the proposed CII-CURT industry alliance, Danny has said, “Given the current environment, there has never been greater need to identify ways to efficiently manage operating costs while increasing application and adoption of innovative technologies and best practices to improve the competitiveness of our organizations.”
          Jan Shumate (Spring 2021)
Jan Shumate is the Director of Worldwide Engineering & Construction Services and Solutions at Eastern Chemical Company, a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability.

Jan came to CII when Fiatech joined CII in 2018, and has remained an active member of the Technology & Innovation Committee and a proponent of CII initiatives.

Jan currently serves as the vice chair for the Sector Leadership Committee.  

Jan is a member of Research Team DCC-07, Capital Efficiency Scorecard for the Downstream and Chemicals Projects.

Date posted: April 22, 2021