TEXO’s Young Constructors Council (YCC) is a group of construction industry professionals in the DFW Metroplex under the age of 40 who come together to learn about the industry, develop leadership skills, network, build relationships and benefit from one another.

Program expectations

  • Attendance at all YCC meetings
  • Communication and collaboration between members
  • Participating in YCC sponsored events

Attendance policy

  • YCC members are required to attend nine of the twelve monthly meetings. After a member’s fourth absence, he/she will be removed from YCC and their company will be notified. 
  • In addition to monthly meetings, new members are required to attend the New Member Retreat in January


  • Employer must be a TEXO contractor or industry member
  • Demonstrated potential for leadership
  • Prior educational & professional achievements
  • Industry vision
  • Personal motivation
  • Dedication to career success

Program Calendar

  • YCC meets every third Wednesday of the month from 5:30pm to 7:30pm unless otherwise specified. Topics include governmental affairs, professional development, industry relations, and community outreach.

Selection process

  • Application (including resume, photo and nomination letters)
  • New members are strongly encouraged to attend the Member/Steering Committee Meet-&-Greet in October as well as the TEXO YCC Tailgate in at Silver Lake Marina, Lake Grapevine.

Photo & video release

  • By joining the YCC, members agree that TEXO may take and use photographs or videos of them as needed for its record keeping, advertising, social media, and/or public relations projects and they have no rights to the same and will not be compensated for the same. 

Application Information- 2019 Membership

Nomination period opens in August and ends early October. 
Application Fee: $150

TEXO’s Young Constructor’s Council was formed over 10 years ago and has become one of the most successful organizations for young construction professionals in the nation. The group is made up of elite construction industry professionals whose goal is to learn about the industry, develop leadership skills, build relationships, and benefit from best-in-class training. In partnering with TEXO to help train their young professionals, members are seeing the next generation of industry leaders come through TEXO’s YCC.

We’ve included several guidelines to consider as you choose your best and brightest candidates for entrance into the highly sought after program. If you have any questions about TEXO’s YCC program, please contact us at texo@texoassociation.org or 972-647-0697.

YCC Applicant Guidelines

Employer must be a TEXO Member and are allowed the following number of YCC members. These numbers are subject to change for the 2019 application year:

    TEXO Member Type        Annual Construction Volume     
(Contractor Members)   
    Number of YCC Members Allowed    
    < 2.9M  1
    3M – 5.9M  3
    6M – 9.9M  4
    10M – 19.9M  5
    20M – 29.9M  7
    30M – 49.9M  8
    50M – 99.9M  11
   > 100M  14

*The company point of contact for TEXO Members with current YCC members will receive a communication with YCC member information specific to the member company

Applicants are accepted based on a variety of criteria including:
Demonstrated potential for leadership
Prior educational and professional achievements 
Industry vision 
Personal motivation 
Dedication to career success