October 2014
Garbin GeoStructural Group, LLC

Born in Kingsville, Texas and raised in Williamstown, New Jersey, I come from a family of builders, architects and engineers and have been involved with construction for most of my life. 

September 2014
Geotechnica, S.A., Inc.

Mary Ellen Bruce is the Technical Activities Manager for the Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) responsible for assisting technical aspects of committee work, research, publications, seminars, journal, magazine and strategic planning.

August 2014
Engineering Partners International LLC

I am a Principal in Engineering Partners International’s Eagan, Minnesota office.  Engineering Partners is a specialty structural/geotechnical consulting engineering firm practicing in the areas of earth retention, foundation underpinning, and specialty deep foundation design. 

August 2014
SSL: Communications Consulting

S. Scot Litke is owner of SSL: Communications Consulting and a regular writer for the Deep Foundation Institute's Magazine in a new column called "Beneath the Surface”. He is the former Editor of Foundation Drilling Magazine and serves as an advisor to the ADSC: The International Association of Foundation Drilling. Scot was the ADSC Executive Director from 1982-2009.

March 2014
Densification, Inc.

After many years on the consulting side of the geotechnical industry, I joined Joe Drumheller and Densification, Inc. in the role of Chief Engineer in 2012, and was recently promoted to Vice-President.  Densification, Inc.

January 2014
Schnabel Engineering

After working for his father’s deli all through high school and college (along with a few other ventures), Mr. Cadden joined Schnabel Engineering as a co-op student after his junior year at Virginia Tech. 

December 2013

Mr. Moustafa Gouda is a Principal and Director of the Geotechnical/Environmental Services at Maser Consulting P.A. of Red Bank, New Jersey. He has been practicing Geotechnical and Environmental Engineering in the United States since 1970.

September 2013
Frank W Pita Consulting, LLC

For the last 5 years, Frank Pita has been a principal and senior project manager with Jacobs Associates in Seattle, Washington.

September 2013
Bechtel Power Corporation

Dr. Bell received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering degree at the University of Maryland at College Park, MD in 1974, where he then continued his studies and received a Master of Sciences Degree in 1976, followed by a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, which was awarded in 1983.

September 2013
Terracon Consultants, Inc.

I was born and raised in Des Moines, Iowa. I received BSCE (1971) and MSCE - Soil Engineering (1973) degrees from Iowa State University.

September 2013
Texas A&M University

Dr. Lytton is a Professor of Civil Engineering in the Zachry Civil Engineering Department of the Texas A&M University.

September 2013
Colorado School of Mines

Dr. Priscilla Nelson, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, originally joined the New Jersey Institute of Technology in 2005 and served a term as Provost and Senior Vice-President for Academic Affairs.