C+S August 2020 Vol. 6 Issue 8 (web)

Project Manager Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) San Antonio, Texas

Dr. Roshani’s career is built around three cores: teaching, research, and public service. His location in San Antonio allows him to teach undergraduate courses at UTSA, which means he can mentor the younger generation. Furthermore, Roshani has made significant research contributions to the field by way of civil engineering; he has also worked with the local community by managing several street rehabilitation projects in San Antonio. Accomplishments: • 5-Year Street Maintenance Program—City of San Antonio, Program Manager • 2018 Street Rehabilitation Packages—City of San Antonio, Project Manager • 2020 Flatwork Construction Management—City of San Antonio, Program Manager • Accelerating Innovation in Partnered Pavement Preservation—TxDOT, Post-Docural Researcher Public/Professional Service: American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) member, Highway Construction Committee, member, Transportation Research Board (TRB), member Education: B.S. in Civil Engineering, University of Mazandaran, M.S. in Road and Trans - portation Engineering, University of Guilan, Ph.D. in Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA)

Hossein Roshani, PhD, PE, M. ASCE

Project Manager Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) Conroe, Texas

Dedra Ecklund has focused her career on the management and design of water and wastewa - ter systems for public entities. She has designed or managed more than 50 projects ranging in construction cost from $150,000 to $200 million for cities throughout the state of Texas. She has also given back to the profession, starting a program called Public Speaking for Engineers which encourages engineers to become comfortable with public speaking. Accomplishments: • Southeast Transmission Water Line (SETL), Project Manager • Lift Station Evaluations—Pearland, Texas, Project Manager • Water Plant No. 3—The Woodlands, Texas, Project Manager • Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation for Emerald Forest Utility District, Designer and Engi - neer-of-Record Public/Professional Service: American Water Works Association—Texas Section (TAW - WA), Diversity Committee Co-Chair, Sterling Ridge Village Association (SRVA), board member, Education for Tomorrow Alliance (EFTA), volunteer Education: B.S. in Agricultural Engineering, Texas A&M University

Dedra A. Ecklund, PE



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