April 23, 2014

In late March, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) officially announced that Mark W. Woodson, P.E., L.S., D.WRE, F.ASCE, is the official nominee for the 2015 ASCE President-Elect seat.

Mr. Woodson is president and owner of Woodson Engineering & Surveying, Inc., in Flagstaff, Arizona, which he founded in 1994. From 2003 to 2006 he served as a member of ASCE’s Board of Direction, and he held the office of treasurer from 2007 to 2009. Woodson chaired the Strategic Planning Committee from 2009 to 2012. He currently sits on the Committee on Leadership and Management and the Transportation and Development Institute’s Board of Governors.

Actively involved in his community, Woodson is a member of Flagstaff’s city council, the Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce, and the state’s Board of Technical Registration’s Enforcement Advisory Committee. He was appointed by Arizona’s governor to the state’s Land Department–Urban Land Planning Oversight Committee. Woodson served as president of ASCE’s Arizona Section in 1991. The section honored him with its Arizona Civil Engineer Distinguished Service Award in 1994 and John C. Park Outstanding Engineering Award in 2002. Mark has been a Diplomate, Water Resources Engineer since August 2013.

Mr. Woodson stated the following in his vision statement:

“There are three primary strategies we must continue to pursue going forward in order to sustain and expand ASCE’s impact across the globe. We must raise the bar for our profession; ensure our global infrastructure keeps pace with growth; and focus not only on the sustainability of our infrastructure, but the resiliency of it, too.”


To contact Mark: [email protected]

To read ASCE News coverage on announcement

To view Mr. Woodson’s vision statement