Please email the committee chair if you are interested in joining the committee or with any questions.

CommitteeDescriptionChairMembersEst. End Date
TechnologyAll things tech including the website and social media.Steve Strong (S.Strong@IEEE.org)Steve, Roger, Jim, and Betty JeanOngoing
Diversity, Equity, and InclusionImprove the engineering profession by advocating and supporting a climate of diversity, equity, and inclusion and actively working to ensure that GSPE’s membership reflects the ever-changing demographics of our society.Betty Jean Jordan (BettyJean@GSPE.org)Betty Jean, SteveOngoing
GovernanceThe governance committee shall develop a strategic plan in alignment with NSPE’s strategic plan and deliver said plan to NSPE. The governance committee shall also be responsible for reviewing certain motions delegated to the committee during usual BOD meetings to include job board requirements, our policy on policies, etc.Graham Sizemore (graham.sizemore@gmcnetwork.com)GrahamOngoing
Promoting LicensureStrengthen the engineering profession by encouraging engineering graduates and professionals to obtain and maintain their licenses.Laura Buchanan (LMBuchan@southernco.com)LauraOngoing
Engineering FirmsContact engineering firms and engineering, procurement, and construction firms to promote licensure, NSPE/GSPE, and marketing collaboration.Joe D’Alessandro (jdalessandro@energyengineersinc.com)JoeOngoing
AdvocacyLead efforts to influence government decisions & actions impacting the health, welfare & safety of the public & the practice of professional engineering.Roger Grabman (roger-eng-soc@charter.net)RogerOngoing
MentoringProvide multiple mentoring resources at GSPE.org. Encourage engineering firms to establish a mentoring policy.Doug Benner (dbennerpe@gmail.com)DougOngoing
Awards CommitteeEvaluate current awards (selection criteria, nomination forms, etc.) and determine how to best advertise to get increased nominations.Gale Sights (gesights@mindspring.com)GaleOngoing
ECOB EoY Awards JudgingJudge applications for Engineer of the Year Awards for the Engineering Council of Birmingham. (reciprocal agreement with GSPE)Joe, Doug, and Luther