Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin’s office made a presentation at the City of Fresno City Council on February 27th to recognize our Fresno Branch of ASCE. Fresno Branch President Ben Holton, PE, explained to the City Council some of the aspects of Civil Engineering and what our Branch represents. The process of nominating and winning ASCE Awards at the Section level was described as well as the demographics of our Section. Tony Akel, PE, Fresno Branch member and representative to the SF Section, described the accomplishments and attributes of the four Award Winners.
The award recipients accepted their awards again in front of the Fresno City Council. Our Awards Recipients were Steve Delsid (Outstanding Engineer in Private Practice), Martin Querin (Outstanding Engineer in Public Practice), Drs. Jesus Larralde and Ching Choo (Outstanding Faculty).