2. August 2016 11:30
Bonnie Horning, administrative assistant at R.A. Smith National — a nationwide, multi-disciplined civil and structural engineering and surveying firm — headquartered in Brookfield, Wis., has obtained her Certified Administrative Professional (CAP) certification from the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP).
IAAP recognizes professional growth and lifelong learning through certification. Within the administrative profession, the IAAP CAP certification is the only professional certification recognized that includes all aspects of the office environment.
At R.A. Smith National, Horning’s responsibilities include technical editing, quality control, software training, document workflow management, in-house training coordination and company event assistance.
Horning has been employed with R.A. Smith National for nine years. She has more than 20 years of experience in the administrative profession.
15. July 2016 11:16
IECA Great Connections: The Midwest Connection for Stormwater and Erosion Control Professionals 2016 Conference
La Crosse Center
La Crosse, WI
July 26-28, 2016
Jeff Mazanec, P.E., municipal services senior project manager at R.A. Smith National, will present at the Great Connections stormwater and erosion control conference. Mazanec will be presenting on two different topics. "Lessons Learned from 46,000 Erosion/Sediment Control Inspections" provides a summary analysis of data collected throughout many site erosion and sediment control inspections in several states between 2007 and 2015. Mazanec’s "The MS4 Permit: A Holistic Approach to Stormwater Management" presentation will take a step back to view an overall approach for stormwater management per MS4 permit requirements.
This bi-annual conference is co-organized by IECA (International Erosion Control Association) chapters, and brings together stormwater professionals, contractors, planners and designers from 12 different states and four Canadian provinces.
Read more on these presentations, sign up for the conference and learn more.