Message from the YMG Chair
Hello and welcome to the ASCE Rhode Island Section website! I am honored to be able to serve as Chair of the Younger Member Group this year and I hope to continue to grow and improve the Rhode Island ASCE YMG. This year ASCE RI is turning 100! We are celebrating with a yearlong competition in which we will give one firm “100 years of bragging rights.” In addition to our typical monthly events we are planning new events in hopes to double the amount of events and younger member participation. Like Rhode Island, we are a small tight-knit group but we still host large, fun, laid back monthly events.
My participation in ASCE began once I joined the workforce in Providence. I was looking to meet with other Civil Engineers and grow my network; I have been involved ever since. So far being a member of ASCE YMG has not only helped me to network but it has also allowed me to grow my leadership skills and give back to the community.
I appreciate you visiting our website and hope to see you at some of our upcoming events. We are always looking for additional help, and it is always a great time to get involved. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us.
Alexandra (Sasha) Weller, P.E., M.ASCE
YMG Chair 2019-2020