The Structural Engineering Institute is led and governed by the Board of Governors. This organizational entity is composed of two representatives from each of the four SEI Divisions as well as the Past President and an ASCE Representative. The officers for President, Vice President, and Treasurer are elected by the Board each year. The SEI Director serves as the Secretary.
The current roster for the Board of Governors includes the following:
Don Dusenberry, P.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE; President
Sam Rihani, P.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE; Past President
Pat McCormick, P.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE; Vice President, BPAD Representative
Ed DePaola, P.E., SECB, F.SEI, M.ASCE; Treasurer, CSAD Representative
Jennifer Goupil, P.E., M.ASCE; Secretary
Stan Caldwell, P.E., SECB, F.SEI, F.ASCE; ASCE Representative
Donna Friis, P.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE; LAD Representative
Andrew W. Herrmann, P.E., SECB, F.SEI, F.ASCE; TAD Representative
Cheng Lok Caleb Hing, Ph.D., P.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE; LAD Representative
Dennis Mertz, Ph.D., P.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE; TAD Representative
David Odeh, P.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE; BPAD Representative
Steve Szoke, P.E., M.ASCE; CSAD Representative
The Board of Governors put forth its 2008 Strategic Vision and is actively working to achieve the vision via its 2011 Strategic Initiatives. The SEI Board of Governors has a strong desire to proactively provide the visioning and strategic initiatives for the structural engineering profession, as well as for the Structural Engineering Institute. The President and Vice President of the Board, as well as the SEI Director, have been identified to be responsible for the continued management of the strategic process. Read more about the Vision and the Initiatives.