It’s an ASCE tradition. As the calendar turns to the new year, ASCE identifies an exceptional group of rising talents as the New Faces of Civil Engineering, shining spotlights on 10 outstanding young professionals and 10 college students who exemplify the future of the profession.
Here are the 10 young professionals named New Faces for 2018:
• Jaffer Almosawy, ENV SP, EIT, EI, A.M.ASCE, Engineering Intern I, GCW Inc, Las Vegas
• Aziza Amiri, A.M.ASCE, Associate Engineer, City of San Jose, San Jose, CA
• Fernando Ceballos, EIT, A.M.ASCE, Engineer III, Pape-Dawson Engineers, Plano, TX
• Jessica Chen, A.M.ASCE, Engineer, Walter P. Moore, Los Angeles
• Guillermo Diaz-Fanas, P.E., M.ASCE, Geotechnical Engineer, WSP USA, New York
• Alexa Ducioame, P.E., CFM, M.ASCE, Project Engineer, Moore Engineering Inc., West Fargo, ND
• Sarah McEwen, P.E., A.M.ASCE, Water Resource Manager, AECOM, Jackson, MS
• Ruwanka Purasinghe, EIT, A.M.ASCE, Civil Engineering Associate, L.A. Dept. of Water and Power, Los Angeles
• Neeraj Kumar Sharma, A.M.ASCE, Assistant Engineer, Atkins, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
• Casie Venable, EIT, A.M.ASCE, Research Assistant, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO
Watch for the announcement of ASCE’s 2018 New Faces of Civil Engineering – College on Jan. 17.