GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
Chair: Jill K. Thompson - Orth-Rodgers & Associates, Inc.
Vice Chair: Gregory Lebo, P.E., - Urban Engineers, Inc.
1. Monitor current legislative and regulatory initiatives affecting the business of engineering firms.
2. Communicate positions and actions to the membership of ACEC/PA.
3. Assist in guiding the government liaison and lobbying efforts of the Association.
4. Help to build strong relationships with state and local governmental agencies which are critical to the success of member firms.
Updated Position Papers (April, 2013):
We are getting ready for the 2013-2104 GAC season. The following dates have been confirmed for the upcoming season:
September 11, 2013 - PennDOT Secretary of Transportation Barry Schoch; GAC meeting to follow
October 9, 2013 - Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz
November 20, 2013 - Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission CEO Mark Compton. This event will be a member recruitment event.
January 8, 2014 - State Treasurer Rob McCord
Februrary, 2014 - no GAC breakfast
March 11, 2014 - Professor G. Terry Madonna of Franklin & Marshall College
**please note all GAC breakfasts for the 2013-2014 season will be held at the Hershey Lodge and will begin at 8:00am.
Please click on the links below to access the minutes and information from the September 11, 2013 Government Affairs Committee Meeting:
Please click on the links below to access the minutes and information from the February 14, 2013 Government Affairs Committee Meeting:
Please click on the links below to access the minutes and information from the July 18th, 2012 Government Affairs Committee Meeting: