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American Council of Engineering Companies of LA Elects New Board

David Dupre, P.E., with Meyer Engineers, Ltd. of Metairie, has been elected as chairman of the American Council of Engineering Companies of Louisiana for 2020-2021.

The American Council of Engineering Companies of Louisiana (ACEC of Louisiana) is the business association of over 140 Louisiana engineering firms providing the tools and educational opportunities for members to become better business owners and managers. ACEC of Louisiana is a Member Organization of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC).  

Other officers elected and sworn in at the ACECL annual meeting July 24, 2020 include:

  • Chairman-elect: Andree F. Cortez, P.E. of T. Baker Smith, LLC, Thibodaux
  • Vice-Chairman: Michael J. Thomassie, P.E. of Duplantis Design Group, PC, Baton Rouge
  • Secretary-Treasurer: Nathan J. Junius, P.E., P.L.S. of Linfield, Hunter & Junius, Inc., Metairie
  • National Director: J. Andrew Craig, P.E., P.L.S. of Mohr and Associates, Shreveport

Members at large for 2020-2021 include:

Sherri Lebas, P.E., of GEC, Inc., Baton Rouge

Michael B. Songy, P.E., P.L.S. of CSRS, Inc., Baton Rouge

Lisa F. Cookmeyer, P.E. of Trigon Associates, New Orleans

Bob Boagni, P.E. of Greenman-Pederson, Inc., Baton Rouge

Don R. Arrington, P.E. of S.E. Huey Company, Monroe

Brett P. Bayard, P.E., P.L.S. of Mader Engineering, Inc., Lafayette

Chad M. Poche, P.E., Gulf South Engineering & Testing, Kenner

Chapter Presidents include:

Micha Duffy, P.E. of Coyle Engineering Co. Inc. – Shreveport Chapter

Colby J. Guidry, P.E. of Huval & Associates, Inc. – Lafayette Chapter

Kent A. Poyser, P.E. of WDG Architects Engineers – New Orleans Chapter

Chad A. Bacas, P.E. of Forte and Tablada – Baton Rouge Chapter

Butch Babineaux, P.E. of C. H. Fenstermaker – Lake Charles Chapter

The officers, members at large and chapter presidents comprise the board of governors for ACECL.

By ACEC of Louisiana

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