Local Events Calendar

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Learning Lab – Prepare to Win Module 3: Post-Proposal Short-List Presentation 8:30 am
Learning Lab – Prepare to Win Module 3: Post-Proposal Short-List Presentation
Nov 2 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
SMPS ALASKA CHAPTER Prepare to Win: Your Guide To Proposal Success Series Module 3: Post-Proposal Short-List Presentation Please join us for the third and final module in the Prepare to Win: Your Guide to Proposal Success webinar series. This one focuses on Short List Presentation. We all[...]
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SMPS Board Meeting 12:00 pm
SMPS Board Meeting
Nov 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
SMPS Executive Board Meetings are held every 2nd Wednesday of the month from noon-1pm. Locations are different each time, typically at a member’s office. FREE and open to members! Please RSVP to White@rmconsult.com to attend.
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November Luncheon: Infrastructure Panel 11:30 am
November Luncheon: Infrastructure Panel
Nov 14 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
November Luncheon: Infrastructure Panel @ Dena'ina Center
Alaska’s infrastructure requires constant maintenance and development. Come learn about how the Port of Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC), and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) are approaching infrastructure upkeep in Alaska. Panelists will discuss current projects, upcoming work and proposal best practices. Speakers[...]
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Nov
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SMPS Board Meeting
Nov 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

SMPS Executive Board Meetings are held every 2nd Wednesday of the month from noon-1pm. Locations are different each time, typically at a member’s office.

FREE and open to members!

Please RSVP to White@rmconsult.com to attend.

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November Luncheon: Infrastructure Panel
Nov 14 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Alaska’s infrastructure requires constant maintenance and development. Come learn about how the Port of Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC), and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) are approaching infrastructure upkeep in Alaska. Panelists will discuss current projects, upcoming work and proposal best practices.

Speakers Include:

  • Sharen Walsh, PE, AMPE, Deputy Director – Port of Anchorage
  • John Johansen, PE, Engineering, Environmental, and Planning – ANC
  • Aldone Graham, Acting Chief of Contracting Division – USACE, AK District

If you have a question you would like to ask the panel, please e-mail Rose Hanson at programs@smpsalaska.org by Thursday November 3, 2017.

Learn More About Our Speakers:

Sharen Walsh, PE, AMPE has served as the the Deputy Director for the Port of Anchorage since 2014. She oversees the operations, maintenance, and security functions of the Port’s day-to-day activities and also manages the as-needed engineering and construction contracts associated with repair and upkeep of the Port’s existing infrastructure. 

Sharen is a lifelong Alaskan. A registered civil engineer, she has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Notre Dame. She has 39 years of experience in design engineering, construction management, and construction contracting in both the public and private sectors. From 2010 to 2014, she served concurrently as Anchorage’s Building Official and as Deputy Director of the Development Services Division for the Community Development Department. Her project experience includes: housing, water, and sewer work in rural Alaska; defense contracting projects on Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson and on the Aleutian Islands of Adak and Shemya; and roads and drainage projects in the Municipality of Anchorage. She has served on the municipal Platting Board, the local boards of the American Society of Civil Engineers, the Alaska Association of General Contractors, and the Imaginarium Science Learning Center. She recently completed a year of service on the board of Region II of the International Code Council and currently serves on the Anchorage School District Capital Improvement Advisory Committee.

John Johansen, PE, is the Manager of Engineering, Environmental and Planning at the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport for the Alaska DOT &PF. He is responsible for the planning and delivery of about $50M in capital projects annually and ensuring the airport is in compliance with environmental regulations.

John is a licensed structural engineer and civil engineer in the States of Alaska and Washington. John was born and raised in Fairbanks, Alaska. He received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering degree from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in 1980 and he received a Masters of Civil Engineering (Structural) degree from Cornell University in 1985. John worked in Fairbanks with Stutzmann Engineering designing roads, buildings, water and sewer systems, and bridges. In 1989 he moved to Seattle and spent 12 years with KCM, Inc. as a senior structural engineer and project manager designing wastewater treatment facilities, docks, and industrial and commercial buildings. In 2001, John and his wife, Cheri, moved to Anchorage where he spent 4 years with Reid Middleton, Inc. as a senior structural engineer and project manager working on institutional, commercial, and office buildings. In 2005 he took his current position with the State. John is an Accredited Airport Executive of the American Association of Airport Executives

Aldone Graham bio coming soon

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SMPS Board Meeting
Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

SMPS Executive Board Meetings are held every 2nd Wednesday of the month from noon-1pm. Locations are different each time, typically at a member’s office.

FREE and open to members!

Please RSVP to White@rmconsult.com to attend.

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SMPS Board Meeting
Jan 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

SMPS Executive Board Meetings are held every 2nd Wednesday of the month from noon-1pm. Locations are different each time, typically at a member’s office.

FREE and open to members!

Please RSVP to White@rmconsult.com to attend.

Feb
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SMPS Board Meeting
Feb 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

SMPS Executive Board Meetings are held every 2nd Wednesday of the month from noon-1pm. Locations are different each time, typically at a member’s office.

FREE and open to members!

Please RSVP to White@rmconsult.com to attend.

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SMPS Board Meeting
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

SMPS Executive Board Meetings are held every 2nd Wednesday of the month from noon-1pm. Locations are different each time, typically at a member’s office.

FREE and open to members!

Please RSVP to White@rmconsult.com to attend.

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SMPS Board Meeting
Apr 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

SMPS Executive Board Meetings are held every 2nd Wednesday of the month from noon-1pm. Locations are different each time, typically at a member’s office.

FREE and open to members!

Please RSVP to White@rmconsult.com to attend.

May
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SMPS Board Meeting
May 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

SMPS Executive Board Meetings are held every 2nd Wednesday of the month from noon-1pm. Locations are different each time, typically at a member’s office.

FREE and open to members!

Please RSVP to White@rmconsult.com to attend.

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2018
SMPS Board Meeting
Jun 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

SMPS Executive Board Meetings are held every 2nd Wednesday of the month from noon-1pm. Locations are different each time, typically at a member’s office.

FREE and open to members!

Please RSVP to White@rmconsult.com to attend.

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Wed
2018
SMPS Board Meeting
Jul 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

SMPS Executive Board Meetings are held every 2nd Wednesday of the month from noon-1pm. Locations are different each time, typically at a member’s office.

FREE and open to members!

Please RSVP to White@rmconsult.com to attend.

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