Kromis Joins Skanska as Diversity and Inclusion Coordinator

Press release 7/10/2013 8:32 AM EST

Skanska USA announced today that Amie Kromis has joined the Midwest team as its diversity and inclusion coordinator. Kromis, a Nashville native, will be responsible for internal coordination for diversity initiatives, and community outreach to small-, women-owned and minority-owned businesses.

A recent college graduate, Kromis brings relevant experience to Skanska, with positions at CNN as a political events intern, Southwest Airlines as a diversity and inclusion intern, and the George W. Bush Presidential Center as a women’s initiative research consultant.

“Skanska puts a strong focus on diversity and inclusion in the workplace,” said Joey Hatch, Skanska’s co-chief operating officer. “Amie’s background will contribute greatly to our engagement and community outreach initiatives throughout our Midwest region and allow us to be better connected with local small-, women-owned and minority-owned businesses.”

Kromis received her Bachelor of Arts degree in corporate communications and public affairs from Southern Methodist University in May 2013. While at SMU, Kromis received the “M” award, the highest honor bestowed upon students.