Committee/Task Force Details


Inclusion Advancement 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 Engineer
Valrico, FL
United States

Robert Howard
Robert Howard, P.E.
(Vice Chair)
Vice President, COT Services
Geo-Technology Associates, Inc.
Quakertown, PA
United States

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

Melinda (Myndi) L. Bacon
Melinda (Myndi) L. Bacon, P.E.

Senior Project Engineer
SME
Kalamazoo, MI
United States

Ms. Kristy Balwinski
Ms. Kristy Balwinski, P.E., LEED AP

Principal
Terracon
Ashburn, VA
United States

Abeera Batool
Abeera Batool, Ph.D., P.E.

GAI Consultants, Inc.
Cranberry Township, PA
United States

Cameron Beul
Cameron Beul, P.E.

Principal
Golder Associates Inc., a WSP Company
Lakewood, CO
United States

Ms. Michaela T. Brewster
Ms. Michaela T. Brewster, CPG

Env Department Manager/Principal
Terracon
Omaha, NE
United States

Joel G. Carson
Joel G. Carson

Executive Director
Geoprofessional Business Association
Donnelly, ID
United States

Ms. Lori Cathcart
Ms. Lori Cathcart

Director of Corporate Sustainability
Terracon
Tustin, CA
United States

Mr. Stephen Eric Gould
Mr. Stephen Eric Gould

Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
GAI Consultants, Inc.
Homestead, PA
United States

Lindsi Hammond
Lindsi Hammond, P.E.

Principal
GRI
Tigard, OR
United States

Scott D. Harding
Scott D. Harding, C.P.S.S./S.C.

CEO
SCI Engineering, Inc.
St. Charles, MO
United States

Andrew Herr
Andrew Herr

Field Geologist
Eustis Engineering L.L.C.
Metairie, LA
United States

Mr. Ed Jackson
Mr. Ed Jackson

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

Lee James & Associates
Denver, CO
United States

Mr. Keith Mobley
Mr. Keith Mobley, P.E., G.E.

President /CEO
Northern Geotechnical Engineering - Terra Firma Testing
Anchorage, AK
United States

Bradley Nielsen
Bradley Nielsen, P.E.

Project Manager
Kleinfelder, Inc.
Irving, TX
United States

Erica O'Connor
Erica O'Connor

Human Resources Manager
Universal Engineering Sciences, Inc.
St. Louis, MO
United States