A vice president in the Binghamton office, David (Dave) Vaughn is responsible for growing LeChase’s business in the surrounding area. In his role, he manages local client, employee and subcontractor relationships, oversees daily operations and works to ensure LeChase delivers services and projects that meet or exceed client expectations. Dave also serves as the LeChase client manager for State University Construction Fund (SUCF) and Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY) projects. Dave was named a vice president in 2011, having progressed through a series of management roles after joining LeChase as a project engineer in 1995. He began his construction career in 1987. An active member of the Binghamton community, Dave is a board member for the Southern Tier Red Cross and committee chair for local Red Cross services to the armed forces. He also coaches travel softball in the town of Vestal, N.Y.