Making a difference in our communities is a key tenet of the S.B. Ballard Construction Company culture. Stephen Ballard, in his position as General Superintendent and Corporate Secretary, recognizes the importance of continuing to push Hampton Roads forward, and was honored to be accepted as a participant in the region’s Civic Leadership Institute. Selected to participate in the Institute’s Executive Program, from September 2022 through May 2023, Stephen is one of 50 executives chosen to engage, make connections and share valuable knowledge of regional insights. The diverse group of leaders participate in sessions led by key professionals across a wide swath of industries and civic organizations – all with the intent of exploring and innovating new ways to promote progress in all aspects of living and conducting business in Hampton Roads.