President

Julian A. Garcia P.E., M.ASCE
Los Angeles County DPW

Treasurer

Christopher Sheppard, P.E. M.ASCE
Los Angeles County DPW

Secretary

Lisa Martellaro-Palmer
City of Los Angeles DOT

Membership Chair

Erika Bensch, P.E. M.ASCE
Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County

Historian

Paul Choy, P.E., M.ASCE
Los Angeles County Department of Public Works

About ASCE MLAB

Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) represents more than 145,000 members of the civil engineering profession worldwide and is America's oldest national engineering society. The Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch (MLAB) is dedicated to serving its more than 3,000 members locally. MLAB's membership is the largest is the country and its breadth of engineering experience is demonstrated in the many volunteers who give their time and efforts to the betterment of the profession and the society.