Potomac Chapter of the Maryland Society of Professional Engineers (MDSPE)
Serving the Professional Engineers in Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties, Maryland.



Last update 9/5/2017

Board of Directors 2016-2018 term
Executive Committee:
President/Chairman – Mike Ozatalar, P.E.
Past President – Bruce Cranford, P.E.
President Elect – Vacant
Vice President – George Gadbois
Secretary – Vacant
Treasurer – Pradeep Behera, PhD, P.E.
Delegate / State Director to the MDSPE Board – Randy Petersen, P.E, FNSPE
Directors:
Director - Professional Engineers in Government – Chris Anderson, P.E.
Director - Professional Engineers in Industry – Robert Lanza, P.E.
Director - Professional Engineers in Private Practice – Michael L. Scott, PhD, P.E.*
Director - Professional Engineers in Construction - Randy Petersen, P.E., FNSPE
Director - Professional Engineers in Higher Education - Pradeep Behera, PhD, P.E.


*elected 6/10/2017 to complete term in 2018 concurrent with Board
Other positions:
Membership chair - George Gadbois
DCCEAS Representative - Issa Khozeimeh, PhD, P.E.
Chapter Website and social media chair - Vacant.
MDSPE Potomac Mathcounts Coordinator – Chris Anderson, P.E.
Engineering Family Day Coordinator - Bruce Cranford, P.E.

Sept 26, 2017 – MDSPE Chapter Meeting. Topic: Tesla Coil Demonstration by Mike Ozatalar &
Larry Adams. Location: Montgomery College, Globe Hall. Final details being
coordinated. $50.00/person. Schedule: Board arrives at 6:00pm to setup. General meeting will start at 6:30pm with networking, 7:00pm - dinner, 7:45pm – Board to welcome membership,
Chapter plans, introduce Board, swear in Michael Scott, speaker introductions.
Presentation at 8:00pm (one hour for presentation and Q&A), adjourn at 9:00pm.
RSVP/POC: Mike Ozatalar (michael.ozatalar@parsons.com)

Oct 5, 2017 - MDSPE 2017 Annual Conference. Hilton Garden Inn White Marsh, 5015
Campbell Blvd, Baltimore, Maryland 21236

Oct 18, 2017 – MDSPE Potomac Chapter Board Meeting at 6:00pm. Location: Amici Miei
Ristorante, 1093 Seven Locks Road, Potomac, MD 20854. RSVP/POC: Mike Ozatalar (michael.ozatalar@parsons.com)

Nov 1, 2017 - MDSPE Fall Newly Licensed Engineers Award night. Location: BaltimoreEngineer’s Club

Nov 15, 2017 – MDSPE Chapter Meeting. Topic: Advanced/Additive Manufacturing, Dr. Devdashetty, UDC Dean Location: TBD(Issa will check Hilton). Schedule: Board arrives at 6:00pm to setup. General meeting will start at 6:30pm with networking,
7:00pm - dinner, 7:45pm – Ozatalar to welcome membership, Chapter updates,speaker introductions. Presentation at 8:00pm (one hour for presentation and Q&A), adjourn at 9pm. RSVP/POC: Mike Ozatalar (michael.ozatalar@parsons.com)

Dec 7, 2017 MDSPE Monument Lighting at Mt Vernon. Engineer’s Club. TBD

Dec 20, 2017 – MDSPE Potomac Chapter Board Meeting at 6:00pm. Location: Woomi Garden, 2423 Hickerson Dr, Wheaton, MD 20902. RSVP/POC: Mike Ozatalar (michael.ozatalar@parsons.com)

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