The American Society of Civil Engineers
Dayton Section Newsletter
August 2020
Volume 1

Wow. We are already over half way through 2020 and just about everything has gone virtual. Hopefully everyone is adapting to  the 'new normal' and still staying safe and healthy. 

Dayton Section of ASCE is committed to offering meaningful professional development and volunteer activities.  We are also committed to keeping you up to date on the latest civil engineering happenings in the Dayton, Ohio area.  See below for more details!! 

Also, don't forget to join us on Facebook to stay current on upcoming meetings, meeting highlights and photos, local and national project updates, transportation funding updates, etc. 

Conference Updates

Many of this year's conferences have either been cancelled or have gone virtual. Some info below on a few of the usual events:

ASCE Dayton Section Monthly Meetings
Monthly Meetings will re-start soon and will be through a virtual platform. Registration information will be sent out as usual in the coming weeks.

(Ohio Transportation Engineering Conference)
October 20th through 29th, 2020
The conference is now virtual.

Ohio Stormwater Conference 2020
August 26-28, 2020
The conference is now virtual. 

ASCE Dayton Section Seminars
The Spring/Fall seminars are currently under review to possibly be held virtually. More info to follow.

Beaver Creek Wetlands Corridor Trail

The Beaver Creek Wetlands Association is putting together a project to establish a new Ohio Regional Trail within the Beaver Creek Wetlands Corridor to expand enjoyment of the unique natural space.

This will be a multi-phase/multi-year project, and the Association will be looking for volunteers (design and/or construction), as well as funding opportunities, to aid in completion. More information will be provided as available. 

If you or your organization is interested in assisting the Association in any way, please visit their website for information and contacts.

Continuing Education Opportunities

Need PDH Credits?

Chapter activities will re-start soon, but we will keep the 'Continuing Education' section on the ASCE Dayton Chapter website. 

Click to view the NEW Continuing Education page for links to the below upcoming webinars and more info. We will update the page as often as possible with new online learning links and ideas.

Always make sure to verify online courses meet 

If you know of meetings or seminars that could be helpful to other members, please email the Newsletter Editor so it can be posted on the website.

Meet Your 2020-2021 Board of Directors
Congratulations to the newly elected 2020-2021 Dayton Section Board of Directors! We look forward to another great year.

If you are interested in serving as a board or committee member, please contact any of the individuals below.

Don Chase, P.E.

Mike Zink, P.E.
President-Elect /
Vice President

Emily Zazar

Danielle Ermis, P.E.
Newsletter Editor

Alisha Burcham, P.E. Secretary

Andrew Stumbo, P.E.
Younger Members Group Chair

UD Student Chapter  UD

University of Dayton ASCE Student Chapter 

All activities continue to be on hold.

Check here again for information and updates.

In This Issue
ASCE Calendar
of Events

Meeting schedules to be updated once virtual events are finalized.

Be sure to review the UD Student Chapter Events in this edition!
ASCE Email List

We have update our email lists. Please contact us via the Dayton Section website if you or someone you know needs to be added or removed from the list.
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2020-2021 Dayton ASCE Board of Directors
President:  Donald Chase, University of Dayton
Vice President:  Mike Zink, City of Kettering
Treasurer:  Emily Lazar, Danis Building Construction Company
Newsletter Editor: Danielle Ermis, Barrett Paving Materials, Inc.
Secretary:  Alisha Burcham, City of Moraine
Young Member Group Chair: Andrew Stumbo, Barge Design Solutions, Inc.