At the NSPE Annual Meeting in Dallas in June, the NSPE House of Delegates governing body elected NSPE-CO Past President Michael Aitken, P.E., to serve at the national level. Michael will be Vice President 2016-17, President-Elect 2017-18, and will be national President in 2018-19.
NSPE-CO nominated Michael for the position and wishes him great success!
Michael will be participating in the NSPE-CO Awards on July 21st.
The 2016 NSPE-CO Awards will be presented July 21st at the Lone Tree Golf Club and Hotel. Help recognize excellence in the Colorado Engineering Community by nominating deserving Engineers, Educators and Students, or an entire project! Click here for the NSPE-CO Awards page, with all the details!
Sponsorship opportunities are available, contact the NSPE-CO office at (303) 480-1160 for details. Click here for a pdf with more details on sponsorships.
2016 Platinum Sponsor:
The Law Office of James E. Nelson
Rocky Mountain Group (RMG) Engineers
In 2015 NSPE-CO Awards recognized:
Lisa Troung (Alliant Engineering) -Young Engineer of the Year
Kristi Evans, P.E. (US Bureau of Reclamation) -Project Manager of the Year
Richard Ziernicki, P.E. (Knott Laboratory LLC) - Manager of the Year
Connie King, P.E., Esq. - Woman Engineer of the Year
Casey Bartels (Rampart High School) - Educator of the Year
Martin/Martin Inc. Colorado State Capitol Dome Restotation - Project of the Year
Contact the NSPE-CO state office at (303) 480-1160 to get information on how your company can sponsor the 2016 NSPE-CO Awards.
Thank you to all members who voted in the election of 2016-17 officers. The balloting has closed and the following members will lead NSPE-CO starting July 1, 2016:
Patrick Roberts, President
Ben Railsback, P.E., Vice President/ President-Elect (to serve as President 2017-18); House of Delegates Alternate
Mark Weidhaas, F-NSPE, P.E., House of Delegates Director
Chuck Piersall III, P.E., Immediate Past President
Dave Wells, Treasurer
Kelly Rhoades, Secretary
Lifetime NSPE-CO member David Day has passed. He served as president of the Professional Engineers of Colorado (which became NSPE-CO) in 1971-72. He was commissioned in the US Navy in 1945. He was an engineering professor at the University of Illinois and later was Dean of Engineering at the University of Denver. He was born November 22, 1924 and died Saturday, May 14th, 2016. He was 92.
Click here for the complete obituary. Our thoughts are with his wife Mary, his five children, seven grand children and two great grand children.
With thank Dave for his service to Engineering, and our association.
July 21st - Annual meeting prior to NSPE-CO Awards
October 22nd- Location TBD
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