Articles

Keynote Speaker - January 2021

Kathleen Jackson, P.E., Member of Texas Water Development Board Topic:  Water for Texas: Water for the Future   Kathleen Jackson was reappointed to the Texas Water Development Board by Governor Greg Abbott on March 9, 2017. She was appointed to the Board by Governor Rick Perry on...

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Keynote Speaker - December 2020

Michael Morris, P.E., Director of Transportation, North Central Texas Council of Governments Topic:  New Approaches, Modes, Funding, Projects and Technologies for DFW Region   Michael Morris is the department director and has been on staff in the Transportation Department of the North...

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Keynote Speaker - November 2020

Patrick Miles, P.E. - Associate, Water Resources, Freese and Nichols, Inc Topic:  White Rock Lake Dredging Feasibility Study As a firm associate and member of FNI’s Water Resources Design Group, Patrick leads team efforts in hydrologic and hydraulic modeling for dams, levees, canals, ...

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Keynote Speaker - October 2020

Auro Majumdar, P.E., PTOE - Senior Program Manager, Capital Development, Department of Aviation, City of Dallas Topic:  Dallas Love Field Airport Update Auro graduated with a Master of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Clarkson University in Potsdam NY. Auro has been with ...

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Keynote Speaker - September 2020

Ed Motley, P.E. - Lake Ralph Hall Program Manager Topic:  Developing a New Water Supply - Lake Ralph Hall Ed is a graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington with both a bachelors and masters degree in civil engineering.  He has practiced engineering for over 43 years taking on ro...

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Keynote Speaker - August 2020

Brian Barth, P.E. - Director of Project Planning and Development, TxDOT Topic:  TxDOT's Transportation Program, 2020 Brian R. Barth serves as Director of Project Planning and Development, responsible for overseeing the Transportation Planning and Programming, Right of Way, Environmental Aff...

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Keynote Speaker - July 2020

Jeff Williams, P.E. - Mayor of City of Arlington Topic:  Engineering and Development behind Globe Life Field and all of the Entertainment District in Jeff Williams, P.E. is President and CEO of the civil engineering design and planning firm, Graham Associates, Inc. and has also served as M...

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Keynote Speaker - June 2020

Frank Pugsley, P.E. - Director of Water and Wastewater Utilies, City of Denton Topic:  Hickory Creek Lift Station Frank Pugsley holds a Masters Degree in Environmental Engineering from Texas Tech University, is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Texas and serves as the Directo...

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Keynote Speaker - May 2020

Kent Collins, P.E. - Director of Public Works at City of Coppell Topic:  City of Coppell COVID-19 Response Kent Collins, P.E. is the Director of Public works for the City of Coppell, Texas, where he leads a diverse team that provides service in the areas of water, wastewater, streets, traff...

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Keynote Speaker - April 2020

Gary Thomas - Executive Director of Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) Topic:  DART Silver Line Gary C. Thomas is president/executive director of Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART). He is responsible for a 13-city transit system covering 700-square mile service area with bus, light rail, commut...

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