The Civil Engineering Institute Board of Directors meets regularly to conduct its business, to interact with CEIE, and to report on committee activity. CEI members who are not members of the Board of Directors may attend Board meetings. Minutes of the Board meetings are distributed to all CEI members.
In 2018 and 2019, the Board is scheduled to meet on the following dates:
- November 1, 2018 from 3pm to 5pm VSE All Hands Advisory Board Meeting George Mason University’s Center of the Arts, Grand Tier III (4373 Mason Pond Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030)
- November 7, 2018 from 3pm to 5pm in ENGR 1602 in the Nguyen Engineering Building
- December 5, 2018 from 3pm to 5pm in ENGR 2901 in the Nguyen Engineering Building
- February 6, 2019 from 3pm to 5pm in ENGR 1602 in the Nguyen Engineering Building
- March 6, 2019 from 3pm to 5pm in ENGR 1602 in the Nguyen Engineering Building
- April 24, 2019 from 11:30am to 1:30pm CEI Annual Meeting and Luncheon in Dewberry Hall in the Johnson Center
Directors are elected by the Civil Engineering Institute membership, and serve three-year staggered terms. The current Directors are listed below. The Board elects its officers from among its ranks. Mr. Kurt Thompson, P.E., serves as CEI chairman, Mr. Rich Benton, P.E., serves as CEI vice-chairman, and Mr. Brian Chromey serves as the appointed CEI Treasurer. Directors also serve on committees on an as-needed basis. Dr. Sam Salem, chairman of the CEIE department, serves as CEI’s executive director.
Term Expiring December 2018
Mr. S. Richard Benton, P.E., F. ASCE, DBIA – SR Benton & Associates, LLC
Ms. Jamie Bain Hedges, P.E. — Fairfax Water
Mr. Helman Castro, P.E. – Fairfax County
Mr. Michael E. Post — Shirley Contracting Company, LLC
Mr. Christopher Reseigh, P.E.
Mr. Greg Stavrou, P.E. – Pennoni Associates, Inc.
Mr.Joseph R. Vilseck, III, P.E.
Dr. Michael S. Bronzini, P.E.
Mr. Charlie C. Crowder, Jr.
Mr. Sidney 0. Dewberry,P.E., L.S.
Mr. H. S. Hulme, Jr., P.E.
CEI Executive Director
Dr. Sam Salem
CEIE Faculty Ex Officio
Dr. Behzad Esmaeili
Dr. Celso Ferreira
Dr. Deborah Goodings, P.Eng.
Dr. Mark Houck, P.E.
Dr. Laura Kosoglu
Dr. David Lattanzi, P.E.
Dr. Viviana Maggioni
Dr. Burak Tanyu
Dr. Kuo Tian
Dr. Girum Urgessa, P.E.
Dr. Mohan Venigalla, P.E.
Dr. Shanjiang Zhu