2 nd Annual Engineers Day Conference
November 13, 2019
Presented by ASCE-NH & Shea Concrete Products
Sam White, P.E. is a Project Engineer with McFarland Johnson, Inc. in their Concord, NH office.
He has more than seven years of professional experience in the design, load rating, and
condition inspection of bridges and related structures. In addition to his work on conventional
bridge projects, Sam has developed specialized knowledge and experience in the areas of
Prefabricated Bridge Elements & Systems (PBES) and Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC).
Structural Condition Assessment of Reinforced Pavement in NH
(Rosa Affleck, PH.D. (Research Civil Engineer & Program Manager (Force
Projection & Sustainment Branch, Cold Regions Research & Engineering
Laboratory – U.S. Army Engineer Research & Development Center)))
Dr. Affleck deals with interdisciplinary research involving sustainability and capacity of
infrastructure or system (i.e., facilities, pavements, drainage, and vehicle mobility) that
affect operations. This includes characterizing, modeling, understanding the underlying
effects of the environment, assessing its social impact, and producing solutions for users.
Her projects in geotechnical research address the dynamic changes affecting the system
under seasonal conditions and in polar environments; these include terrain
characterization; measurements of soil properties; vehicle performance analyses, disturbance and rutting of terrain
from vehicle maneuvers; and soil erosion due to snowmelt runoff. Also, her recent research initiative integrates
field observations of social data and geospatial information by applying mixed-methods and creating models to
relate community resiliency and sustainability of infrastructure impact in war-torn communities for capacity
Moving The Dial … It Starts With Effective Leadership (Part 2) (Tammy
Jordan (Founder/Chief Empowerment Officer – Leadership Consulting
Tammy is the founder and CEO of Leader Consulting Group, she works with leaders on
defining their unique culture, hiring and promoting the best talent, developing and
training agile and authentic leaders and teams, and managing rapid growth and change.
Tammy’s professional career has included positions in healthcare, hospitality, not-for-
profit, and consulting. Tammy brings over 20 years of experience to her clients. The
majority of her current clients represent the property management, hospitality and
A/E/C (architecture, engineering and construction) industries. Tammy holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology with
a concentration in Human Relations and Work from Saint Anselm College in Manchester, NH and a Master’s Degree
in Organizational Development and Leadership from Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Tammy
has extensive experience in multiple work assessments, is certified in DiSC and specializes in the Herrmann Brain
Dominance Instrument (HBDI) and The Predictive Index.
11:55 – 12:15 PM