July 11, 2013 AdminHBA People

Rebecca Dozier Earns CDFA Certification

HBA is pleased to announce that Rebecca Dozier, Executive Administrator and Director of Human Resources, has recently earned the credential of Certified Design Firm Administrator (“CDFA”) after successfully completing the CDFA exam at this year’s EDSymposium held in Williamsburg, Virginia.  The Society for Design Administration developed and administers the certification program.

“Earning the CDFA designation demonstrates an exceptional comprehension of the key areas of administration and management in the A/E firm, finance, HR, administration, marketing, and project management as well as a commitment by the individual to continuous learning and advancement in their career.” – Betsy Nickless, 2013-14 SDA National President

Established in 1959, the Society for Design Administration is the largest organization directed to Architecture/Engineering/Construction Administration.  SDA’s mission is to promote the exchange of ideas and to educate its members in the related disciplines of design firm administration and management.  To become certified, an applicant must have experience in A/E/C firm management and administration, pass a thorough examination of competencies, and adhere to a professional code of ethics.

For more information about SDA or the CDFA certification process, visit www.sdadmin.org.


Congratulations, Rebecca!