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Wittmer, Donald G.

 

Donald G. Wittmer 

Donald G. Wittmer, P.E., M.ASCE

Region 3 Director Nominee

Vision Statement 

Endorsements 

Biographical Statement: 

Education 

  • BS, Civil Engineering, University of Iowa, 1990

Work Experience 

  • Transportation Department Manager, HNTB Corporation, Chicago, IL, 1990- present
  • Project Manager for Interstate 190 Phase I Study, Illinois Route 131 Phase I Study, Interstate 80 Near-Term Phase I Study, and Interstate 90 Phase I Study along with many other projects

ASCE Involvement 

  • Member since 1997
  • Active in University of Iowa Student Chapter
  • Active in Illinois Section’s Younger Member Group (YMG), 1992-2002
  • YMG Past Treasurer, Vice Chair, and Chair
  • Proctored YMG P.E. Review Class for 3 consecutive years (Spring and Fall)
  • Planned and arranged speakers for 10 technical meetings and several social outings
  • Zone III Younger Member Council Chair, 1996-1997
  • Corresponding Member to the Committee on Young Members, 1998-2000
  • Director, Illinois Section Board, 1999-2000
  • Secretary, Illinois Section Board, 2000-2002
  • President Elect, Illinois Section Board, 2002-2003
  • President, Illinois Section Board, 2003-2004
  • Past President, Illinois Section Board, 2004-2005
  • District 8 Council Member, 2003-2004
  • District 8 Council Chair, 2004-2005
  • Region 3 Governor, 2007-2010
  • Nominations Committee, Illinois Section, 1997, 2001-2005
  • Engineers Week Representative, Illinois Section, 1998-2010
  • Newsletter Editor, Illinois Section, 1998-2000
  • Communications Committee Chair, Illinois Section, 1998-2000
  • Annual Dinner Committee, Illinois Section, 1998-2000
  • Budget Committee, Illinois Section, 2000-2003
  • 150th Anniversary Committee, Illinois Section, 2000-2002 
  • Awards Committee, Illinois Section, 2000 and 2005
  • State Government Relations Committee Member, 2004-2007
  • State Government Relations Committee Chair, 2007-2009
  • Codes and Standards Committee Member, 2009-present
  • National Engineers Week Committee Member, 2009-present
  • Public Policy Committee member, 2010-present
  • Incoming National Engineers Week Committee Chair, 2012-2013
  • ASCE National Conference Local Steering Committee Member, 2006
  • Member of Key Contact Program
  • Member of Illinois Section Report Card Committee
  • Attended 8 ASCE Government Relations Fly-Ins in Washington, DC
  • Attended 2 ASCE Illinois Section Government Relations Drive-Ins in Springfield, IL
  • Attended 3 ASCE Management and Leadership Conferences
  • Attended 4 ASCE Zone III Younger Member Conferences
  • Planned and Organized Region 3 Assemblies, 2009 and 2010

Other Volunteer Activities 

  • American Consulting Engineers Council of Illinois, IDOT Region 1 and Cook County Committee
  • Western Society of Engineers (WSE), Past President, Treasurer, Trustee
  • Chicagoland Engineers Week Committee Chair, 2002
  • National Engineers Week Future City Competition, Chicago Regional Coordinator, 1997-present
  • DuPage Engineers Week Steering Committee and Volunteer, 1998-present

Personal 

  • Professional Engineer, Illinois and North Dakota
  • ASCE Illinois Section Young Civil Engineer of the Year, 1999
  • ASCE Illinois Section Citizen Engineer of the Year, 2009
  • WSE Charles Ellet Award, 2002
  • Order of the Engineer Member 

Vision Statement 

Endorsements