Prevailing Wage Conference in Phoenix
(March 18-20, 2014)
The Wage and Hour Division hosted a three-day, prevailing wage conference at the Phoenix Convention Center on March 18-20, 2014.
Wage and Hour investigators Karen Sánchez (left) and Kristina Espinoza greet and register the 285 attendees.
WHD's district director in Phoenix Eric Murray (at podium) welcomes attendees during the opening ceremony. The division's acting regional administrator Juan Coria (sitting at left) and Tim Helm, the division's branch chief for government contracts, also spoke during the event.
Acting regional administrator for the Wage and Hour Division's Western Region Juan Coria, speaks to attendees.
Tim Helm, branch chief for government contracts for the Wage and Hour Division, answers a question from an attendee following his presentation on general compliance principles under the Davis-Bacon Act.
Cinthya Guerra, senior investigative advisor for the Wage and Hour Division (speaking) and Phoenix-based investigator Alice Whitfield gave a presentation on compliance.
Tim Helm, the division's branch chief for government contracts and Phoenix-based investigator Charmaine Zahler, during the prevailing wage conference.
Investigators Riley Sutherlin (at podium) and Jennifer Carr explain principles under the Davis-Bacon and Related Acts.
Desmond Pitt, from the division's branch of government contracts (at left), investigator Karen Sánchez, and Daniel Simms, senior advisor for government contracts, interact with attendees at the conference in Phoenix during the event's opening day, March 18.
Phoenix-based investigator Clara Ramos answers questions from participants.