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VIRGINIA ENGINEERS ON THE MOVE
June 2013 Virginia Engineers On The Move

MBP is pleased to announce that Don Young, P.E., CCM, F.SAME, Vice President/Regional Manager, has been named a Fellow by the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME). Young is a retired Colonel of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and has been an active member of SAME for more than 32 years.

Koontz-Bryant, P.C. is pleased to welcome the following new CADD Technicians:
David Williams brings with him over 22 years of experience. He has an AAS degree in Civil Engineering Technology from J. Sargeant Reynolds; and
Jamie Bland has over 15 years experience working with CADD and has been working in land development for 11 years. He has an AAS degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology from John Tyler Community College.
David Williams Jamie Bland

Luke F. Lester, who currently holds an endowed professorship of electrical and computer engineering at the University of New Mexico, has been named the head of the Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech effective August 10, 2013. Dr. Lester started as an assistant professor at the University of New Mexico in 1994, shortly after earning his doctorate in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University. He co-invented the first pseudomorphic high speed, high-electron- mobility transistor, a device that was later highlighted in the Guinness Book of World Records as the fastest transistor.
Sanjay Raman, professor of electrical and computer engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been named university’s associate vice president for the National Capital Region. Prof. Raman’s new position will support the goal outlined in the National Capital Region Strategic Plan to develop programs in research and innovation that will link all Virginia Tech campuses to the nation and to the world. He joined the Virginia Tech faculty in 1998 and received his bachelor’s degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and a master’s degree and Ph.D. from the University of Michigan.
Gary S. Brown, Bradley Distinguished Professor of Electromagnetics in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been conferred the title of professor emeritus by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors. A member of the Virginia Tech community since 1985, Brown was principal investigator on grants researching the effects of the natural environment on electromagnetic wave propagation and scattering in radar and communication systems. Brown received his bachelor’s degree, master’s degree and Ph.D. from the University of Illinois.
Timothy Pratt, professor of electrical and computer engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been conferred the title of professor emeritus by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors. A member of the Virginia Tech community since 1981, Pratt was principal or co-principal investigator on grants and contracts researching the propagation of signals through the earth’s atmosphere from communication satellites. Pratt received his bachelor’s degree and his doctoral degree from the University of Birmingham (Great Britain).
Luke F. Lester Sanjay Raman Gary S. Brown

The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) today announced the appointment of John Lanier to be Chief Operating Officer of North American Technician Excellence (NATE). As COO, Lanier will plan, direct, and coordinate the operations of NATE, managing daily operations and executing full responsibility for, and oversight of, all of NATE’s programs. Prior to joining the NATE team, Lanier held a variety of executive leadership roles, most notably as Senior Vice President of Operations at the National Federation of Independent Business. Lanier earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics at the University of Minnesota, has completed an executive education program at the Kellogg School of Management, and is pursuing his MBA.


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