New Class of Fellow Members Announced for 2012

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Wednesday, May 23, 2012

The National Society of Professional Engineers has named 17 professional engineers to its 2012 class of Fellow Members. The Fellow membership grade honors those active NSPE members who have demonstrated exemplary and devoted service to their profession, the Society, and their community.

NSPE state and territorial societies can nominate one person for each 500 voting members on its rolls per year. Nominations are also open to NSPE Interest Groups, Chartered Affinity Groups, and the Board of Directors. NSPE's Fellow Recognition Program was launched in 2001 and has named over 500 of its members as Fellows. The 2012 NSPE Fellows include the following (in alphabetical order by state):

Noelle R. Cochran, P.E. (Colo.); Majella Sosa Doneza Stevenson, P.E. (Hawaii); Dennis K. Kuhlman, Ph.D., P.E. (Kan.); John A. Zoeller, P.E. (Ky.); Alan D. Krouse, P.E. (La.); Christopher K. Richard, P.E. (La.); Ronald J. Rodi, P.E. (La.); Kodi Jean Church, P.E. (Minn.); Stephen A. Hutti, P.E. (Mo.); Karen D. Stelling, P.E. (Mo.); Brig. Gen. James M. Abraham, P.E., USA (Ret) (Ohio); Tina Lynn Sutermeister, P.E. (Ohio); Michael J. Sadaka, P.E. (Pa.); David M. D'Amico, P.E. (R.I.); and Mark S. Davy, P.E. (Wis.).

The following were nominated by their indicated groups and were also selected as 2012 NSPE Fellows:

David Scott Wolf, P.E. (Professional Engineers in Government); and David W. Carlysle, P.E. (National Association of Building Inspection Engineers).

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The National Society of Professional Engineers is the national society of licensed professional engineers from all disciplines that promotes the ethical and competent practice of engineering, advocates licensure, and enhances the image and well-being of its members. Founded in 1934, NSPE serves more than 40,000 members and the public through 53 state and territorial societies and more than 400 chapters. For more information, please visit