Since 1951, West Coast Branch (WCB) of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has been a local branch the ASCE serving the Tampa Bay Area. The WCB is one of twelve ASCE local branches in the Florida Section. The WCB’s Operations Manual and Bylaws are available for review.

Striving to be a resource for local Civil Engineers, WCB provides educational meetings, seminars, conferences, and networking opportunities. WCB supports several ASCE Technical Institutes and Groups (see below).


President: Colin Miller, P.E.
Vice President: David Hubbard, P.E.
Treasurer:  Heather Hubbard, P.E.
Secretary:  Greg Lee, P.E.
Past President:  Alfredo Cely, P.E.

Special thanks to all past members and presidents.

Local Institute Chairs

Environmental & Water Resources Institute (EWRI): Nick Charnas, P.E.
Geotechnical Institute (GI): Curt Basnett, P.E.
Structural Engineering Institute (SEI): Kathy Ruvarac, P.E.
Transportation & Development Institute (T&DI): Trang Luong, E.I.

Standing Committee Chairs:

Historian: TBD
Membership: Alfredo Cely, P.E.
Outreach: Shawn Brown
Engineers Week: TBD
Fundraising: Said Iravani, Ph.D., P.E.
Webmaster: TBD
Transportation Supersession: Marty Millburg, P.E.
Government Relations: Elie Araj, P.E., D.WRE
Scholarships: Hong Ting “Sam” Chiu, P.E.
Practitioner Advisers: Dallas Evans, P.E. & Hong Ting “Sam” Chiu, P.E.
USF Faculty Advisor: Abla Zayed, Ph.D.
USF Student Chapter President: Michael Garcia
Nominations/Awards: Alfredo Cely, P.E.
Professional Development: Wilbert Beran, P.E.
Younger Members Group (YMG) President: Jillian Berbakov, E.I.