Capital Branch

Our membership is currently over 500 from the counties of Marion, Polk, Linn, and Benton

General Meetings

These luncheons provide a great opportunity to stay connected with your fellow civil engineering professionals. Every luncheon hosts a guest speaker and a technical presentation. Presentations topics include classes to help your professional career and project overviews on significant civil engineering projects and programs in the region.

The technical presentation and professional social setting helps keep you engaged in your civil engineering community. Technical luncheons cover diverse topics and civil engineering disciplines. Typical presenters include contractors, agency staff, educators and consultants.

  • When: 3rd Thursday of the month (Sept. - May)
  • Time: Noon-1:30pm
  • Cost: $15 (includes documentation for credit towards Professional Development Hours (PDH))
  • Where: Chemeketa Center for Business & Industry, 626 High St. NE, Salem, OR 97301
  • Free parking: Marion Parkade 
  • RSVP (no later than Friday before): capitalbranch@asceor.org
 

Upcoming Branch Meetings

News

Officers

President Byron Perry, PE HDR

President
Byron Perry, PE
HDR

Past President Doug Kirkpatrick, PE OBEC Consulting Engineers

Past President
Doug Kirkpatrick, PE
OBEC Consulting Engineers

President-elect James Heyen, PE WEST Consultants

President-elect
James Heyen, PE
WEST Consultants

 
Vice President Peter Olsen, PE Keller and Associates

Vice President
Peter Olsen, PE
Keller and Associates

Secretary Erik McCarthy, PE WEST Consultants

Secretary
Erik McCarthy, PE
WEST Consultants

Treasurer Richard Walker, PE AKS Engineering and Forestry

Treasurer
Richard Walker, PE
AKS Engineering and Forestry

 
Committee Member Stuart Jantze Oregon State Marine Board

Committee Member
Stuart Jantze
Oregon State Marine Board

Committee Member Ken Archibald, PE Retired ODOT

Committee Member
Ken Archibald, PE
Retired ODOT

Committee Member Ken Roley, PE City of Salem Public Works

Committee Member
Ken Roley, PE
City of Salem Public Works

 

Past branch presidents

  • Douglas Kirkpatrick, 2015-2016
  • Ken Puhn, 2014-2015
  • Josh Goodall, 2013-2014
  • Kevin Denn, 2012-2013 
  • Eric Destival, 2011-2012 
  • Stuart Jantze, 2010-2011 
  • Justin Moderie, 2009-2010 
  • Chris Bahner, 2008-2009
  • Ken Roley, 2007-2008 
  • Ken Roley, 2006-2007 
  • Tom Grindeland, 2005-2006 
  • Dan Kizer, 2004-2005 
  • Elizabeth Hunt, 2003-2004 
  • Bruce Wilson, 2002-2003 
  • Paul Eckley, 2001-2002 
  • Tom Lauer, 2000-2001