November 2, 2020
November Events
November 19th Lunch with the Branch - Webinar
Registration Closes at 9 AM on November 18th
Topic: Future of Transportation with MAG and Sky Harbor,
and a review of the ASCE 2020 Infrastructure Report Card

ASCE/APWA Joint Event

Eric Anderson, Executive Director, Maricopa Association of Governments
Heather Shelbrack, Public Information Manager, City of Phoenix Aviation Department
Jose Aguilar, PE, ENV, SP, M.ASCE, Vice President, ASCE Arizona Section

The future of transportation and planning will be discussed with MAG and Sky Harbor as it relates to current events and trends concerning the COVID19 pandemic. ASCE 2020 Infrastructure Report Card will also be reviewed with the current conditions of Arizona's infrastructure.

Time: Thursday, November 19, Noon - 1:00 pm, Arizona
Location: Virtual
Cost: Free. Registration closes at 9 AM on Wednesday November 18.
Webinar Access: The webinar link will be provided in the registration confirmation email.

Eric Anderson
Eric Anderson is the Executive Director for the Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG), the regional planning agency for the region.
Heather Shelbrack
Heather Shelbrack is the Public Information Manager for the City of Phoenix Aviation Department, which includes Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and two general aviation airports Phoenix Deer Valley and Phoenix Goodyear.
Jose Aguilar
Jose Aguilar is a project manager in aviation and transportation at WSP USA in Tucson, Arizona with 7 years of experience.
Welcome to Phoenix Branch Leadership Team
The Branch's leadership team for 2020-2021:
  • President - Stephanie Templeton, PE
  • President-Elect - Skye Gentile, PE
  • Vice-President - Joe Dietrick, PE
  • Secretary - Brad Donais, PE
  • Treasurer - Kent Lall, PhD, PE
  • Younger Member Forum President - Cynthia Alvarez, PE
  • Membership Chair - Vacant
  • Outreach Chair - Andrew Chill, PE
  • Sustainability Chair - Michael Naber, PhD, PE, ISI ENV SP
  • Past President - Larry Hanson, PE
  • Practitioner Advisor to ASU ASCE Student Chapter - Michaela Chelini, PE
  • Practitioner Advisor to ASU ASCE Student Chapter - Anna Tuura, EIT
VOLUNTEER NEEDED - Branch Leadership Team Vacancy
Membership Chair Opportunity
Are you interested in serving on the Branch Leadership Team in a low-time commitment role? For more information on the Membership Chair position, please contact Stephanie Templeton at

Recordings of Past Webinars
Recordings Now Available
Recordings of past Phoenix Branch "Lunch with the Branch" webinars are now being posted on the AZ Section website/Resources page,
Arizona Chapter of the ASCE UESI is Developing Membership
The Arizona Chapter of the ASCE Utility Engineering and Surveying Institute (UESI) has been established and is in the process of developing membership. If you interested in finding out more about UESI and how to get involved, click HERE.
Sponsor Spotlight
The ASCE Phoenix Branch thanks Hayward Baker and Case Foundation, Keller Companies for their sponsorship for 2020. Visit
Would Your Company Like to Sponsor?
Would your company like to be advertised in all email blasts, events and luncheons? Become a sponsor today! Sponsorship levels range from $100 to $1000. We have many different opportunities:
  • Student Sponsorship
  • YMF Sponsorship
  • Luncheon Sponsorship
  • And More!

To get more information on how to participate and promote your company with the Phoenix Branch, please contact Stephanie Templeton, Phoenix Branch President, at
President's Note
While we may still not be able to connect in person, it is a great time to stay involved or get involved with ASCE and our communities, especially as it gets closer to the holidays. If you have ideas for future luncheon presentations, training opportunities, outreach events, or other ideas you would like to see implemented, please let us know. Reach out to any of the leadership team if you want to get more involved! Thank you and stay safe!

Stephanie Templeton, P.E., M.ASCE
Gannett Fleming, Inc.
ASCE Phoenix Branch President