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Reyhaneh Navabzadeh, PhD

VP of Membership

Structural engineer at SC Solutions, Inc. with 6 years of professional experience and a doctoral degree in structural engineering from Texas A&M. MSc and BSc degrees in earthquake/structural and civil engineering from Iran. Member of ASCE’s “Structural Wind Engineering” and “Future Conditions of Environmental Hazards” committees.

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Steven Freitas

Life Member Committee Chair

Retired General Engineer formerly with the Quality Assurance, Specifications & A-E Section of the U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, SACRAMENTO DISTRICT, Engineering Division, Engineering Support Branch.
Course instructor for the PROSPECT 185 SPECIFICATIONS FOR CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS from 2012 through 2017.

Omar Lopez

Social Media Committee Chair

Construction Project Engineer at UNICO Engineering, Omar is responsible in ensuring that project plans and specifications are materialized in the infrastructure you see around you. Graduated from Sacramento State in 2020 and is currently working towards his P.E. He mostly manages public works projects but also puts his skills to the use when renovating his house.

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Brett Hoffstadt, PMP, P.E.

Technology Committee Chair

Engineer at the California Air Resources Board. Author of “Success with Drones in Civil Engineering” and co-author of "Exploring Smart Cities Activity Book for Kids." Four US patents for airport and aviation devices for energy and noise reduction. Enjoys thinking like a man of action and acting like a man of thought with his family in Folsom.

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Recent articles to bring Sacramento's civil engineering community together.

Capital Branch Meet-Up

The members of the ASCE Capital Branch will meet-up for their monthly happy-hour. Please join us for networking and learning more about the branch. Hope to see you there!! Thursday, August 31st, 2023 from 6-8PMHigh Read more…

The Cyber Liability Trend

On June 27th, the ASCE Capital Branch hosted Calen Foster, the Senior VP of Programs and Business Development from Pearl Insurance. He presented on cybersecurity and the emerging threats against engineering firms. About the Presentation Read more…

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