Committee/Task Force Details


Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee

Committee Description

To promote and foster diversity equity and inclusion (DE&I) within GBA and encourage and support DE&I efforts by our member firms.


Committee Leadership
12
Veronica De Freitas
Veronica De Freitas, P.E.
(Chair)
Geotechnical Department Manager
Universal Engineering Sciences, Inc.
Tampa, FL
United States

Peter Suah
Peter Suah, P.E.
(Vice Chair)
Principal Engineer / President
Antillian Engineering Associates, Inc.
Orlando, FL
United States

Bradley Nielsen
Bradley Nielsen, P.E.
(Director)
Project Manager
Kleinfelder, Inc.
Irving, TX
United States

Teresa Peterson
Teresa Peterson, P.E., C.M.E., LEED AP O&M, ENV SP
(Director)
Vice President
Gannett Fleming, Inc.
Marlton, NJ
United States

Ms. Kristy Balwinski
Ms. Kristy Balwinski, P.E., LEED AP
(Member)
Principal
Terracon Consultants, Inc.
Ashburn, VA
United States

Abeera Batool
Abeera Batool, Ph.D., P.E.
(Member)
GAI Consultants, Inc.
Cranberry Township, PA
United States

Cameron Beul
Cameron Beul, P.E.
(Member)
Principal
Golder Associates Inc., a WSP Company
Lakewood, CO
United States

Ms. Michaela T. Brewster
Ms. Michaela T. Brewster, CPG
(Member)
Env Department Manager/Principal
Terracon
Omaha, NE
United States

Joel G. Carson
Joel G. Carson
(Member)
Executive Director
Geoprofessional Business Association
Donnelly, ID
United States

Ms. Lori Cathcart
Ms. Lori Cathcart
(Member)
Assistant Director of Environmental Services
Terracon
Tustin, CA
United States

Corey Clarke
Corey Clarke
(Member)
Structure Groups
Livermore, CA
United States

Kathryn Ekman
Kathryn Ekman, P.Eng.
(Member)
Quality Coordinator
Klohn Crippen Berger Ltd.
Vancouver, BC
Canada

Carrie L. Foulk
Carrie L. Foulk, P.E., G.E.
(Member)
Senior Geotechnical Engineer
BSK Associates
Livermore, CA
United States

Mr. Stephen Eric Gould
Mr. Stephen Eric Gould
(Member)
GAI Consultants, Inc.
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Lindsi Hammond
Lindsi Hammond, P.E.
(Member)
Principal
GRI
Tigard, OR
United States

Scott D. Harding
Scott D. Harding, C.P.S.S./S.C.
(Member)
CEO
SCI Engineering, Inc.
St. Charles, MO
United States

Robert Howard
Robert Howard, P.E.
(Member)
Associate
Geo-Technology Associates, Inc.
Quakertown, PA
United States

Michael E. Hutchinson
Michael E. Hutchinson, LG, LHG
(Member)
CEO / Senior Principal Hydrogeologist
GeoEngineers, Inc.
Tacoma, WA
United States

Mr. Ed Jackson
Mr. Ed Jackson
(Member)
Golder Associates Inc., a WSP Company
Walnut Creek, CA
United States

Lee R. James
Lee R. James, C.P.A., C.M.C., F.GBA
(Member)
Lee James & Associates
Denver, CO
United States