LeGrand Christofferson, a native of Richmond, Utah, maintained a life-long commitment to family values, community service, and professionalism. He was involved in athletics and campus activities while earning scholastic honors at UW. Following graduation, Mr. Christofferson joined Chicago Bridge and Iron. During almost four decades with the company, he held positions as manager of worldwide operations, Vice President for Operations, and member of the Board of Directors. Due to his innovations and leadership, Chicago Bridge and Iron received global recognition in welding and steel fabrication processes. The processes Mr. Christofferson developed are now incorporated in the design and fabrication of all steel structures.