What Are Committees?

ASCE's National Capital Section operates several volunteer-run Committees responsible for administrative, technical, outreach, and special-project functions. Administrative committees include: Logistics (Manages logistics and the registration desk for Section-level meetings); Technology (Manages administrative email accounts, Website, Online storage of documents) and Newsletter (Publishes 8-issues of the acclaimed ASCE-NCS eNewsletter in PDF format). Technical committees include: Construction, Geotechnical, History & Heritage, Structural, Sustainability, Transportation, , Water Resources, and Younger Member Forum. Outreach committees include: Communication (Sends newsletter, event registration, and volunteer opportunity communications); Volunteer (Manages Engineer's Week, Life Member). Special Project committees include: Centennial Celebration, DC Infrastructure Report Card, Boundary Stones, and other special projects the Section takes on. As a member of this Section, the path to a leadership position on the Board of Directors is through active participation in our committees. Should you be looking for ways to expand your management and leadership skills, consider joining or leading a Committee. You will find the contact information for our current Committee Chairs under the Contact Us menu.


Structural Committee Call for Members

The ASCE National Capital Section is currently looking for individuals interested in the newly developed Structural Committee. The Structural Committee offers those with an interest in structural engineering the opportunity to network with other professionals, to sharpen their technical and professional skills and to grow professionally. If you are interested in participating in the Committee's activities, use this link to add your name and contact information to the online spreadsheet. Details for the first Structural Committee meeting of 2019 will be sent out to all interested parties in the coming months.

For additional information about the Committee, contact Gillian Love by clicking this link and expanding the Contact Form to submit your message.