NSPE-CO is initiating an awards program to recognize excellence in the Engineering field. Nominations will open soon for the awards, which will be presented at an awards dinner on Thursday, July 31st at the Holiday Inn Cherry Creek. Tickets are just $25 per person. We will be recognizing Engineers in five categories: Young Engineer of the Year, Minority Engineer of the Year, Woman Engineer of the Year, Project Manager of the Year and Manager of the Year. We will also recognize an Educator of the Year that supports the NSPE-CO goal of cultivating future Professional Engineers. Call the State Office for details at (303) 480-1160.
Charles Piersall III, P.E. is 2014-15 State President, having been elected as President-Elect in 2013. Congratulations to the other elected officers for 2014-15:
Secretary/Treasurer: Patrick Roberts, P.E. Patrick has served as the Central Chapter Treasurer in 2013-14, and recently stepped in to fill the State Secretary/Treasurer role when the position was vacated mid-term. Patrick works for Martin/Martin.
National Director House of Delegates: Mark Weidhaas, P.E., F-NSPE, who has served as the House of Delegates alternate. The National Director House of Delegates represents Colorado at the national NSPE governance level.
Alternate National Director, House of Delegataes: Ben Railsback, P.E., M.S. In 2013-14 Ben served as Central Chapter Secretary. Ben is Director of Mechanical Engineering for Knott Laboratory.
Write in candidates for Vice President/President elect are being contacted and an announcement will be made soon.
David Conner, PE, MBA, LEED AP has been recognized by NSPE as a Fellow.
NSPE established the Fellow member grade in 2000 to honor those active Society members who have demonstrated exemplary service to their profession, their Society and their community.
The NSPE-CO Board voted to nominate David, and the extensive nomination was submitted earlier this year. The nomination includes letters of recommendation from NSPE-CO leadership as well.
Congratulations to David Conner, F-NSPE, PE, MBA, LEED AP for this much deserved honor.
NSPE-CO President Chuck Piersall, P.E., presented David with his Fellow pin at the recent NSPE Leadership Conference in Washington D.C.
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