Longtime NSPE Member Nominated for Key Position at Interior Department

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

NSPE extends its sincerest congratulations to longtime NSPE member J. Steven Gardner, P.E., on his nomination as director, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement. NSPE President Tom Roberts, P.E., F.NSPE stated in a letter of congratulations that, “The important role and responsibilities of the director of the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement clearly call for a leader who has proven qualifications attained only through a PE license. We are delighted that someone with your proven skills, background, and qualifications will be leading this office, which is vital to the operations and oversight of thousands of federal engineering projects.” NSPE looks forward to working with Gardner to champion the PE license and protect the public health, safety, and welfare.