Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Reston, Va. ― Charles W. Black, Jr., a senior environmental engineer with the Charleston, S.C. office of S&ME, Inc., was recently elected as a governor of Region 4 of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Region 4, one of the Society’s ten regional governing boards, represents members from Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. Black began his term on Oct. 1, 2010.
Within ASCE, Black has served as program chair, secretary, treasurer, president and director of the South Carolina Eastern Branch. He has also served as secretary and president of the South Carolina Section. Black is past president of the Charleston Civil Engineers Club and a member of the Urban Land Institute, the Society of American Military Engineers and the American Council of Engineering Companies.
Black received his bachelor’s degree from Clemson University. He is a registered professional engineer in South Carolina and is a resident of Charleston, S.C.
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