Herb Yamamoto

Diversity, Equity + Inclusion Co-Chair, DBIA NW; Vice Chairman, Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs

Herb Yamamoto is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley (Mechanical Engineering, B.S. & M.S.) and is the founder and CEO of BIM Connection LLC, a provider of VDC services for MEP trade partners.  He is a passionate about Design-Build as it overlays with Lean Design and Manufacturing principles he learned while working in Japan with leading companies.  Herb serves as Vice Chairman of OAME (Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs), an organization that pioneered DEI principles in Oregon for over 30 years.

Most of all, he values his faith in Christ and his family.