NAEP Board of Directors

The NAEP Board is comprised of representatives from each of the affiliated chapters and elected at-large board members. If you wish to contact members of the board, please email [email protected] and we will forward your message to the appropriate member. 


Michael Mayer, HDR Inc.
Term Expires 2025

Past President

Rona Spellecacy CEP, AICPHDR Inc.
Seattle, Washington
Term Expires 2025


Vice President

Dennis Peters
Term Expires 2025


Nic Frederick, DAWSON
Holly Springs, North Carolina
Term Expires 2025



Michelle Rau, PMPJacobs
St. Petersburg, Florida
Term Expires 2025

At-Large Board of Directors (Three-Year Terms)

Marie CampbellSapphos Environmental
Pasadena, California
Term Expires 2025

SunTemple Helgren
Term Expires 2024

Christine Magers
Term Expires 2024


Tim Perry
Term Expires 2024

Jim Spangler, CEI, A.M. ASCESpangler Environmental
Raleigh, North Carolina
Term Expires 2024

Caroline Levenda, QEI
Palos Hills, IL
Term Expires 2026

Emily Gulick

Emily Gulick, CEP-IT, Jacobs
Oceanside, California
Term Expires 2025

Chris Holdridge

Chris Holdridge, HDR Inc.
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Term Expires 2025

Ward Marotti, Spangler Environmental, Inc.
Term Expires 2026


Jerryll Moreno, MA, RPA, ERM, Inc.
Term Expires 2026




Charles P. Nicholson, PhD, HDR Inc.
Knoxville, Tennessee
Term Expires 2025

Kovid Saxena, AICP, LEED AP, ENV SP, Sam Schwartz Consulting
Term Expires 2026


Fred R. WagnerVenable LLP
Washington, DC
Term Expires 2025

Chapter Representatives

Alaska AEP Logo

Anna Kohl, HDR Inc.
Alaska AEP

Arizona AEP Logo

Jeff Johnson, SWCA Environmental Consultants
Arizona AEP

Marie Campbell, Sapphos Environmental
California AEP

Florida AEP

Courtney Arena, HNTB, Gannett Fleming
Florida AEP

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Lauren Schramm, Pond and Company
Georgia AEP

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Will Bow,
Bow Engineering
Hawaii AEP

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Denny Mengel, Jacobs
Idaho AEP

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Brian McGowan, TransSmart, Inc.
Illinois AEP


Mid-Atlantic Region of Env. Professionals Logo

Gary Kelman, CEP, NAEP Fellow, MS, M.ASCE
Mid-Atlantic AEP

 Minnesota AEP Logo

Jennifer BringHDR Inc.
Minnesota AEP

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Jennifer Burdette, Natural Resource Consultants
North Carolina AEP

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April Breen, Jacobs
North Texas AEP

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Kim Wetzel, Jacobs
Northwest AEP

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Kate Sharpe
Pennsylvania AEP

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Mark MohrThree Oaks Engineering
South Carolina AEP

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Luke Gatlin, Alamo 1
South Texas AEP

Lauren Burokas
Arizona AEP

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Gary Kelman, MS, M.ASCE, CEP