Thomas Smith III
Thomas Smith III

Tom Smith serves as the Society's executive director. A dedicated member of the American Society of Civil Engineers for more than 25 years and a civil engineer by training and education, Tom also holds a law degree. Before joining ASCE in 1997 as the association’s general counsel, he practiced law with a focus on land use issues.

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Society News

September 17, 2020

The ASCE 2020 Convention is here to set you on the path to building innovation. The Society’s flagship event will delve into civil engineering topics that are most relevant to you and will earn you...
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Society News

August 13, 2020

Infrastructure is the foundation of society. It keeps communities connected and enables them to thrive. Our roads, water systems and energy grid are critical structures that protect the public’s...
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Society News

July 16, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the world, creating a “new normal.” But it’s our continued mission to give you the most out of your ASCE membership. This includes our events and...
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Society News

June 11, 2020

Earning your license is an important step in becoming a professional civil engineer. As in all aspects of your career, ASCE wants to see you succeed. With the fall P.E. and S.E. exam dates nearing,...
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Society News

May 14, 2020

The coronavirus outbreak has altered many of our personal and professional lives. For ASCE, this meant shifting to virtual operations and canceling or postponing several events. While we must remain...
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Society News

April 9, 2020

Around the world, right now, humanity has one goal: Stop the spread of COVID-19. Self-quarantine and social distancing are critical tools in flattening “the curve.” But these measures can make us...
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March 18, 2020

COVID-19 continues to have a global impact affecting travel, commerce and our daily lives. As with many other organizations, the safety and well-being of our staff and members is our top...
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Society News

March 12, 2020

As civil engineers are entrusted with protecting society’s welfare, ASCE is committed to giving you the tools to do so. That’s why we’ve taken our free PDH program to the next level by doubling...
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Society News

February 13, 2020

From skyscrapers and dams, to bridges and drinking water, civil engineering is integral to our quality of life. Civil engineers build modern civilization and are responsible for the health, safety...
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Society News

January 9, 2020

ASCE marked its 167th year in 2019 – one that upheld our goals of engagement and creativity in the civil engineering profession. We also enhanced our commitment to members by expanding exclusive...
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