NSPECon 2022 Invited Speakers

Andre Alphonso, EIT

Baer Engineering & Environmental Consulting, Inc., Austin, TX

Pathogen Mitigation Solutions for the Post Pandemic Office

Zohaib A. Alvi, P.E.

za/engineering, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY

Career Development in Practice, Not Theory

Ben Amaba, Ph.D., P.E., CPIM, LEED AP

Clarifai, Collierville, TN

Artificial Intelligence in Critical Infrastructure Systems

Therese M. Baer, P.E.

Baer Engineering & Environmental Consulting Inc., Austin, TX

Pathogen Mitigation Solutions for the Post Pandemic Office

Rebecca A. Bowman, Esq., P.E., D.F.E.

National Society of Professional Engineers, Alexandria, VA

Arbitration, Litigation, Dispute Avoidance - What Are The Best Steps for Managing My Risk?

Stephanie Buckingham

Freese and Nichols, Inc., Fort Worth, TX

Three Coaching Skills to Develop Your Leadership Capability

Jeff Butler

TrinityFix

Closing Keynote Session: Winning the Talent War

Mark Cook, Ph.D.

CrossGroup, Fort Worth, TX

Leadership At All Levels

Christopher Geiger, P.E.

Lockheed Martin, Bethesda, MD

Setting and Verifying Corporate Sustainability Goals Across Environmental, Social, and Governance Topics

Stephen M. Gomba, P.E., CFM

Colliers Engineering & Design, Hamilton, NJ

Management Strategies from the Emergency Services…for Professional Engineers

Rick Guerra, P.E., F.NSPE

Jose I. Guerra, Inc., Austin, TX

Engineering Challenges of the 21st Century

JP Halliwell, P.E.

Georgia Tech Research Institute, Atlanta, GA

The Professional Engineer's Coexistence with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

George S. Hamilton, MS, P.E., F.NSPE

NASA Marshall Flight Space Ctr, Huntsville, AL

Civil Engineering & Construction on the Moon

Tricia H. Hatley, P.E., F. NSPE

Freese and Nichols, Inc., Oklahoma City, OK

Passing Down Institutional Knowledge

Kevin Johnson, P.E.

Freese and Nichols, Inc., Fort Worth, TX

Three Coaching Skills to Develop Your Leadership Capability

Commander Mary Kelly, US Navy (ret), Ph.D., CSP, CPAE

Productive Leaders

Keynote Session: 6-5-7: The 6 Stages of Any Crisis, Challenge, or Change, the 5 Steps to P.I.V.O.T. for Success, and 7 Leadership Reminders To Lead Through It

Michael Leshner, PE

Leshner & Assoc Inc, Elkton, MD

Opening Door #3: Launching a Forensic Engineering Practice

Aaron J. Mann, Esq.

Terracon Consultants, Olathe, KS

Hard Conversations - An Ethics Case Study in the Destructive Power of Conflict Avoidance and the Redemptive Power of Honesty

Michael A. Marra, Esq., P.E., D.F.E.

American Arbitration Association, Philadelphia, PA

Arbitration, Litigation, Dispute Avoidance - What Are the Best Steps for Managing My Risk?

Michael McMeekin, P.E.

Engineering Change Lab, Omaha, NE

Engineering Challenges of the 21st Century

Paula E. Miles, ACC, CPEC, P.E.

The PE Miles Group, LLC, San Antonio, TX

"You Want Me to Lead WHO to do WHAT?!" Lessons from the Frontlines of Engineering Leadership

Michael Milligan, Ph.D., PE

ABET, Baltimore, MD

Engineering Challenges of the 21st Century

Jennifer Molnar

The Nature Conservancy, Arlington, VA

Engineering Challenges of the 21st Century

Srijib Mukherjee, Ph.D., P.E.

Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN

Reliability and Resilience of Energy Systems under Extreme Weather Events

Leanne H. Panduren, P.E., F.NSPE

ROWE PSC, Flint, MI

Lessons Learned on Leading Through Crisis

Robert O. Peruzzi, Ph.D., P.E., D.F.E.

R. Peruzzi Consulting, Inc, Bethlehem, PA

Opening Door #3: Launching a Forensic Engineering Practice

Luigi Rosa, P.E., MSCE, PMP, CCM

Metropolitan Transportation Authority of the State of New York, NY, NY

Roots and wings - Leadership and Construction Mega Projects - A Fresh Look at the Basics

Austin Ruth

Georgia Tech Research Institute, Atlanta GA

The Professional Engineer's Coexistence with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Natalie J. Sayer, MSMSE, ACC

The Blair David Company, Surprise, AZ

"You Want Me to Lead WHO to do WHAT?!" Lessons from the Frontlines of Engineering Leadership

Megan Schultz

Brooker Engineering, PLLC, Charlotte, NC

Career Development in Practice, Not Theory

Vatsal Shah, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, F.NSPE

ANS Geo, South Plainfield, NJ

Generation Next: Engaging Multi-Generational Engineers

Daniel Sierra, P.E., ENV SP, MBA

Burns & McDonnell, Kansas City, MO

The Diversity of Professional Engineers

Samuel G. Sudler III P.E., IntPE, DFE, C.F.E.I., C.V.F.I., F.NSPE

SEA Ltd., Glen Burnie, MD

Opening Door #3: Launching a Forensic Engineering Practice

K. James Taylor, Jr., P.E.

Verdantas, Wilmington, DE

Career Development in Practice, Not Theory

Kathryn B. (Katie) Thomson, Director, Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Implementation, USDOT

Opening Keynote Session: Implementing the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA)

Joshua Twitty

NCEES, Greenville, SC

Defending the License

Brian Wagner, P.E.

Wagner Group, LLC, Middletown, MD

Escalating Excellence: Implementing a GREAT framework into your QA/QC Program

Mike Yost, Esq.

Terracon Consultants, Olathe KS

Hard Conversations - An Ethics Case Study in the Destructive Power of Conflict Avoidance and the Redemptive Power of Honesty