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ASCE is led by a 17-member Board of Direction. The 2010-2011 officers are:
The Society's Executive Director, Patrick J. Natale, P.E., CAE, F.ASCE, leads the Society's 236 staff members.
ASCE's membership is 140,000 as of October 2010. The Society is organized into nearly 400 local affiliates, which include 87 Sections, 158 Branches and 130 Younger Member Groups.
The Society serves approximately 14,000 international members, has Agreements of Cooperation with 72 engineering organizations in 59 countries, and supports 12 International Sections and 19 International Groups.
The Society has eight Institutes created to serve professionals working within specialized fields of civil engineering, including
Architectural Engineering Institute (AEI) -- 8,334 members
Coasts, Oceans, Ports and Rivers Institute (COPRI) -- 3,944 members
Construction Institute (CI) -- 17,956 members
Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) -- 1,950 members
Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) -- 23,385 members
Geo-Institute (G-I) -- 10,754 members
Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) -- 21,008 members
Transportation and Development Institute (T&DI) -- 15,479 members
Membership numbers accurate as of the publication date of the 2011 Official Register.
ASCE's Technical Activities Committee (TAC) has 10 Divisions and Councils, including
Cold Regions Engineering
Computing in Civil Engineering
Lifeline Earthquake Engineering
Disaster Risk Management
ASCE's Sections and Branches allow civil engineers who live and/or work in the same community to network, exchange ideas, build leadership skills and create lifelong professional connections. Sections and Branches are continually looking for motivated volunteers.
To support the civil engineering profession, the ASCE Foundation has raised more than $23 million since it's founding in 1994. The Foundation's programs include an annual appeal, sponsorships, major gifts, capital campaigns and planned giving, and as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. All gifts to the Foundation are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. To learn more about the ASCE Foundation, visit www.asce.org/foundation.