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What is the "Municipal Engineers of the City of New York"?

The Municipal Engineers of the City of New York was established as a Society on April 3, 1903 to:

  • Promote and advance the various engineering sciences which are employed in the government of the City of New York and to elevate the standards of proficiency of the technical services of the City
  • Promote the welfare and enhance the economic standard of the City's engineering and related services

Who are the "Municipal Engineers of the City of New York"?

As the Society established its Constitution and became one of the leading technical/professional organizations within the City, it further broadened the interpretation of professional affiliation, mission, goals and objectives. Today, our membership includes Engineers, Architects and Scientists, as well as men and women practicing in allied fields from the public and private sectors.

What does the "Municipal Engineers of the City of New York"do?

A prominent Board of Directors and Past Presidents develop an exciting annual schedule of activities and events organized through various Committees: Publications, Lecture, Inspection, Awards and Prizes, Scholarships, Publicity and Membership including:

  • The Municipal Engineers Journal, published two times annually, with a wide distribution including local libraries and the National Library of Congress
  • Educational programming, including monthly technical presentations and field tours featuring metropolitan area public works such as transportation facilities, East River bridges and New York
  • Special events such as the Wimmer Memorial Forum and Reception, Scholarship Presentations and a Dinner Dance honoring our Engineer/Architect of the Year




President:  Tariq Bashir , P.E.

1st VP: Mohammad Arain , P.E.

2nd VP: Irene Sadko, P.E.

Secretary: Sudha Mannava


Treasurer: Soudabeh Bayat, P.E.




Directors, Term Expires 11/19


Mehdi Asharian, P.E. 


Peter Kontogiannis, P.E.


Kumar Santosh


Russell Holcomb, P.E.


Eric MacFarlane, P.E.


Isaac Menda


Paul Roppa, P.E.



Herman Rizo, P.E.



Directors, Term expires 11/20


Suresh K. Ceyyur


Robert Collyer, P.E.


Rocco Mastronardi, P.E.


Henry D. Perahia, P.E.


Maria Petkanas, P.E.  


Keith H. Pilewski, P.E.


David M. Plotkin, P.E.


Lucius Riccio, PhD, P.E.


John Zurita, P.E.



Immediate Past Presidents:


Ray Girgis, P.E. 


J. Evans Doleyres, P.E. 


Mark Klein, P.E.


Richard Zetterlund, P.E.


Bharat Parekh, P.E. 


Brian Gill, P.E.


Husam Ahmad, P.E.


Frank Mondello, P.E.


Paul Nietzschmann, P.E.


Chris Sklavounakis, P.E.


Harry Tom, P.E.


Douglas McNevin, P.E.


George Adelhardt, P.E.


Thomas Diana Jr., P.E.


Madan Naik, P.E.


Andy Lalchandani, P.E.




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