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Veis, Christopher A.

Veis, Chris

Chris “Shoots” Veis, P.E., M.ASCE

Region 8 Governor Official Nominee

Vision Statement 
Endorsement List  

Biographical Statement


  • MS, Project Engineering and Management, MSU and Montana Tech
  • BS, Environmental Engineering, Montana Tech
  • Registered Professional Engineer in Montana, North Dakota, and Wyoming

Work Experience

  • Interstate Engineering, 2013-Present
  • Engineering West, 2010-2013
  • Montana Department of Environmental Quality, 2002-2010
  • Adjunct Math Professor, Montana State University Billings, 2003-2007
  • KLJ Engineering, 1999-2002
  • Montana Department of Transportation, 1998-1999

ASCE Involvement

  • Montana Section President and Preceding Offices, 2007-2010
  • Eastern Montana Section President and Preceding Offices, 2004-2007
  • Emerging Leaders Alliance, 2010
  • Montana Section Legislative Liaison
  • ASCE Speaker at the Montana Joint Engineers Conference Presentations

Other Volunteer Activities

  • 2014 ENR Mountain States 20 Under 40 Top A/E/C Professional 
  • 2013 Rising Star in Civil Engineering - CE News
  • Billings City Council Member, 2005-2009
  • Montana Department of Revenue - Local Government Advisory Committee
  • Montana Legislature Interim Committee on Special Districts
  • American Marshall Fellow
  • American Council of Young Political Leaders Delegate to South Africa, Indonesia, and Pakistan
  • Billings Engineers Club, Young Engineer of the Year
  • Leadership Montana
  • 40 Under Forty Making a Difference in Billings
  • Billings Engineers Club President
  • Montana High School Football Official
  • Billings Studio Theatre, Actor and Board of Directors


  • Married to Barb Veis and we have a son and daughter
  • Native Montanan

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