ACEC El Paso
Monthly Meeting
August 15, 2018

Please join us at the Top Golf

Signature Conference Room

Meet and Greet: 11:30 am
Meeting/Lunch: 12:00 noon
Presentation: 12:30 pm

Guest Speaker:
Scott Reinert, PE
El Paso Water Resources Manager

All members welcome.
Early Registration:

$30 lunch August 1st-5th deadline
Late Registration:

$50 lunch August 6-15th deadline.
Please register early.

Our registration closes on the 15th.

Registration Link:


Questions - contact
Denise Kroeker, MBA
Executive Director
ACEC-TX, El Paso Chapter
(C) 915-422-5753


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CONTACT US AT:   +1.915.422.5753

Liaison Committees - American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) El Paso, Texas

Chairperson: Mark Medina

Co-Chair:Trent Anderson

Past Chair: Roberto Moreno
Committee Members: Mark Medina, Trent Anderson, Victor De La Garza, Sergio Adame, Mark Sanchez

Chairperson: Michael Ancell

Co-Chair: Carlos Torres

Past Chair: Joe Cardenas 
Committee Members: Michael Ancell, Carlos Torres, Mike Ramirez, Brian Klaes, Javier Garcia, Ulises Estrada

Chairperson: Lourdes Cardenas
Committee Members: Victor Enciso, Victor De la Garza, Jose Rodarte, Chuck Berry, Eduardo Calvo, Marcy Trujillo, Roberto Moreno, Trent Anderson, Thomas Vick


Chairperson: Javier Garcia

Committee Members: Roxanne Rivera, Joe Cardenas, Trent Anderson, Berna Olague

Chairperson: Roman Bustillos
Committee Members: Thomas Vick, Isabel Vasquez, Lourdes Cardenas, Carlos Torres, Trent Anderson 


The following process is recommended:

Chair invites committee members to an organizational meeting.
Chair elects a Deputy Chair, six regular members, and an unlimited number of alternate members.
Chairs schedule meetings 2-3 weeks in advance.
Both categories of members are invited to participate in a committee planning meeting that should take place about ten days before face-to-face meetings with agencies.
These meetings allow committees to prepare agendas or review the agency's proposed agenda.

American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) El Paso, Texas

The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) has over 5,500 member firms throughout the country who are engaged in a variety of engineering works that propel the nation's economy and infrastructure. Since 1909, ACEC members have represented the breadth of America's engineering industry and are responsible for more than $200 billion private and public works annually.

The American Council of Engineering Companies of Texas(ACEC TX) is devoted to the advancement of the practice of consulting engineering, to the promotion of private enterprise, protection of public welfare, and to the improvement of the economic status of professional engineers engaged in the practice of consulting engineering in Texas. The organization is headquartered in Austin and has over 465 member firms statewide. 

If you work as a professional, consulting engineer in the El Paso region, you may be eligible to become a member of ACEC El Paso upon joining ACEC and ACEC TX.

Information to join the national ACEC can be found at  Membership information for Texas is available at dues must be paid to the national, and state organizations. 


Member Updates - American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) El Paso, Texas

2018 Monthly Meetings

January 17: Terry Sharpe, C.M. Assistant Director of Aviation Operations and Security 

February 16: Breakfast Planning Meeting - Members Only

February 21: Gilbert Trejo, El Paso Water – Chief Technical Officer

March 14: Mr. Eddie Valtier TxDOT Director of Transportation Planning and Development & Mr. Efrain Esparza

March 22: Cathodic Protection for Municipal Utilities Seminar

April:18: Irene D. Ramirez, PE EPISD Director of Facilities and Construction 

May 16: Jessica Herrera Director of City of El Paso Economic and International Development

June 20: Mike Medina, Executive Director of Metropolitan Planning Organization

2017  Monthly Meetings 

January 20: Mr. Khalil Zaied, COEP Update

February 07: Lunch Planning Meeting - Members Only

February 15: Gilbert Trejo, El Paso Water – Chief Technical Officer

March 22: Ellen Smyth, City of El Paso Texas - Environmental Services & Code Enforcement

April 17: Subsurface Utility Engineering Seminar

April 19: Carlos Gallinar, EPISD Executive Director of Planning and Innovation Construction

May 17: Eddie Valtier, TxDOT Director of Transportation Planning and Development &

               Martin Rodin, P.E., TxDOT Director of Professional Engineering Procurement Services 

June 14: Peyton McKnight Peyton McKnight, ACEC General Counsel & Legislative Director- Legislative Update

July: *** NO MEETING***

August: *** NO MEETING***

September 20: Joe C. Pickett, Texas House of Representatives

October 16: 1ST ACEC Golf Tournament Benefitting STEM El Paso

October 18: Betsy Keller, El Paso County Administrator

November 15: David Bogas, Director of Development EPT Land Communities

December 7: ACEC Holiday Reception for Year Round Guest Speakers

December 13: Sam Rodriguez, City Engineer Director of Capital Improvements

2016  Monthly Meetings 

January 20: Gilbert Trejo El Paso Water- Chief Technical Officer

February 17: Martin Rodin, PE Director of Professional Engineering Services -TxDOT

March 16: Joe Wardy, President/CEO of the Hub of Human Innovation

April 20: Steve Stagner, President of ACEC Texas

May 18: Bryan Crowe, General Manager of Destination El Paso

June 15: Gilbert Mesa, PE Utility Manager of Fort Bliss Water Services Company

July 20: Raymond Telles, Executive Director of The Camino Real Regional Mobility Authority

July 21: ACEC Meet & Greet with Engineering Community - Honoring Mr. Khalil Zaied

August - *** NO MEETING***

September 14: Carmen Arrieta-Candelaria, EPISD Deputy Superintendent of Finance and Operations & Carlos Gallinar, EPISD Executive Director of Planning and Innovation Construction & Nicolas Corona, EPISD Executive Director of Operations Support Services & Jose Lopez, EPISD Chief of Staff
Topic: EPISD Bond Update

October 05: Dewatering Seminar

October 19: Roberto Puga, P.G. Project Navigator, Ltd. Site Custodial Trustee

November 10: Project Management Training - Mr. John Geddie, President of Geddie & Associates

November 16: *** NO MEETING***

December 8: ACEC Holiday Reception for Year Round Guest Speakers

Membership - 2018 - 2019 American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) El Paso, Texas
Join us to be a leader of the El Paso community today!

2829 Montana Ave., Suite 206, El Paso, TX 79903
Ph: 915.493.6468/ Fx: 915.564.0160  
Steve Ainsa, PE -
Chuck Berry, PE -


404 Executive Ctr., El Paso, TX 79902

Ph:915.261.1321/Fx: 915.533.4089

Edgar Fino, PE -

AMEC Earth & Environmental
125 Montoya Rd, El Paso, TX 79932
Ph: 915.585.2472/ Fx: 915.585.2626
Jamie Barnes, PE -

AIA Engineering, Ltd
800 N. Mesa, Suite 150, El Paso, TX 79902
Ph.: 915.313.3680
Rick Prieto, PE - 

211 North Florence, Suite 202, El Paso, TX 79901
Ph: 915.533.9025 M. 915.861.1141/ Fx: 915.533.9045 

Clinton Swearingen, CCM Construction Supervisor 3

Joel Mora, PE -

Bath Engineering Group
4110 Rio Bravo St, Suite 102, El Paso, TX 79902
Ph: 915.534.9110/ Fx: 915.534.9143
Phil Rothstein, PE -
Javier Garcia, PE -

Brock & Bustillos, Inc.
417 Executive Center Blvd, El Paso, TX 79902
Ph: 915.542.4900/ Fx: 915.542.2867
Roman Bustillos, PE -
Randy Brock, PE - 
Sergio Adame, PE -

Brown & Caldwell, Inc.
1200 Golden Key Circle, Suite 430, El Paso, TX 79925
Ph: 915.545.4400/ Fx: 915.543.9400 
Carlos Torres, PE - 

Carollo Engineers, Inc.

303 N. Oregon, Suite 300, El Paso TX 79901


Sanaan Villalobos, PE -

CEA Engineering Group
4712 Woodrow Bean, Suite F, El Paso, TX 79924
Ph: 915.544.5232
Ruben Chavez, PE -

Jorge Azcarate, PE -
Ulises Estrada, PE -

Frank Corral, PE -
Jorge Grajeda, PE -

CH2M HILL Engineers, Inc.
445 Executive Center Blvd, Suite 110, El Paso, TX 79902
Ph: 915.206.2165 / Fx: 915.545.2859
Michael Ancell, PE -


12305 Mercantile Avenue, Suite B, El Paso, TX 79928

Ph: 915.858.1892/ Fx: 915.858.1896 M: 915.861.2410

Jesus A. Ramos, Jr., P.E. -

CQC Testing and Engineering, L.L.C.
4606 Titanic, Ave., El Paso TX 79904
Ph:915.771.7766/ FX: 915.771.7786
Jaime Rojas, PE -

Dannenbaum Engineering Co.
10737 Gateway Blvd. West, Suite 112,El Paso TX 79935
Ph: 915.225.5074/Fx: 915.490.1566
Jose L. Reyes, P.E.-

Frank X. Spencer & Associates, Inc.
1130 Montana Ave, El Paso, TX 79902
Ph: 915.533.4600
Frank Spencer, PE -

Victor Encisco, PE -

Daniel Avila, PE -
Martha Ortiz -

Freese & Nichols, Inc.
221 N. Kansas, Suite 700, El Paso, TX 79901
Ph.: 915.260.4380 M.:575.649.2481
Brad E. Kirksey, PE -
Alan Greer, PE -

GRV Integrated Engineering Solutions LLC
11385 James Watt, Suite B-13, El Paso, TX 79936
Ph: 915.351.6701/Fx: 915.595.2905
Maria G. Robles -

Hazen and Sawyer
5505 N. Mesa, Suite 2, El Paso, TX 79912
Ph.: 915.307.3569
Anthony Chacon, PE -

303 North Oregon, Suite 820, El Paso, TX 79901
Ph.: 915.887.0875
Kelvin Kroeker, PE -

Eduardo Calvo - 
Darrin Willer, PE - 

Huitt-Zollars, Inc.
5822 Cromo Dr, Suite 210, El Paso, TX 79912
Ph: 915.587.4339/ Fx: 915.587.5247
Jose Rodarte, PE -

Isabel Vasquez, PE - 

Floyd Johnson, PE -

Roxanna Medina, PE -

LOI Engineers Inc.
2101 E. Missouri Ave., Suite B, El Paso, Texas 79903
Ph:915.781.1532/ Fx: 915.781.1190
Bernardino Olague, PE-

Molzen Corbin

PO Box 920458
6606 N. Mesa, Suite 214, El Paso, TX  79902

Ph:915.308.4080/ Fx: 915.236.1960/ M: 575.644.3517

Jerry Paz, PE, M.ASCE, ENV-SP -

Bert Juarez, PE -

Moreno Cardenas, Inc.
2505 E. Missouri Ave, Suite 100, El Paso, TX 79903
Ph: 915.532.2091/ Fx: 915.542.0307
Joe Cardenas, PE -
Robert Moreno, PE - 
Brian Klaes, PE -
Mark Medina, PE -

Parkhill, Smith & Cooper
501 W. San Antonio, El Paso, TX  79901
Ph: 915.533.6811/ Fx: 915.544.2059
Mark Sanchez, PE -
Mike Ramirez, PE -
Marcelino Trujillo, PE -
Keith Rutherford, PE -

Quantum Engineering Consultants, Inc.
720 Arizona Avenue, El Paso, TX 79902
Ph.: 915.532.7272/ Fx.: 915.532.7373
Robert Gonzales, PE -

Souder, Miller, & Associates
5862 Cromo Dr. Suite 200 D, El Paso, TX 79912
Ph.: 1.800.647.0799/ M.: 915.238.1956
Marty Howell, PE –
Karl E. Tonander, P.G., PE, C.P.G. –
Francisco X. Urueta, PE, CPESC –

7002 Commerce Ave, El Paso, TX 79915
Ph: 915.778.5233/ Fx: 915.779.8301/ M: 915.260.4917
Ruben Solis-Hernandez, PE -

Walter Miller -
Ivan Avelar, PE -
Manuel Salas, PE -

Walter P Moore
221 North Kansas St, Suite 601, El Paso, TX 79901
Ph: 915.838.3111/ Fx: 915.838.3150
Lourdes Cardenas, PE -
Victor de la Garza, PE -

Our chapter members are leaders in the El Paso community. They work closely with the City of El Paso, TxDOT, EPISD, and other key agencies to enhance and safeguard El Paso's quality of life.