ASCE has honored Aimee L. Corn, P.E., M.ASCE, and Jennifer Sloan Ziegler, Ph.D., P.E., ENV SP, M.ASCE, with the 2023 Edmund Friedman Young Engineer Award for Professional Achievement for professional achievement in service to the advancement of the profession, evidence of technical competence, high character and integrity, and contributions to public service outside their career.

Corn earned her bachelor’s degree at Seattle University, 2012, and her master’s degree at Colorado State University, 2014, both in civil engineering. She is currently a civil/structural engineer for Gannett Fleming, Greenwood Village, Colorado.

Ziegler earned her undergraduate degree in civil and environmental engineering, 2010, as well as her graduate degree, 2012-13, from Mississippi State University. She has a graduate certificate (2018) from University of New Orleans and is employed as a project manager and engineer at Cypress Environment & Infrastructure, Ocean Springs, Mississippi.

The Edmund Friedman Young Engineer Award for Professional Achievement is made to younger members of ASCE (35 years of age or younger) who are judged to have attained significant professional achievements by the degree to which they have served to advance the profession; exhibited technical competence, high character, and integrity; developed improved member attitudes toward the profession; and contributed to public service outside their professional careers.