About the Board

The Board of Directors consists of six rotating officers who are nominated and elected into office to represent the Los Angeles Geo-Institute Chapter, also known as the ASCE LA Section Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch Geotechnical Group.

 

Anne Lemnitzer

Chair

  • Employer: Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • University of California, Irvine
  • Address: 4149 Engineering Gateway
  • Irvine, CA 92697

  • Phone: (949) 824-8133
  • Email: alemnitz@gmx.de

Lisa M. Star

Vice Chair

  • Employer: Civil Engineering and Construction Engineering Management
  • California State University, Long beach
  • Address: 1250 Bellflower Blvd.
  • Long Beach, CA 90840

  • Phone: (562) 985-5734
  • Email: lisa.star@csulb.edu

Ahmadreza (Reza) Mortezaie

Secretary

  • Employer: GeoAdvantec
  • Address: 457 West Allen Ave. Suite 113
  • San Dimas, CA 91773

  • Phone: (858) 869-4106
  • Email: mortezaie@GeoAdvantec.com

Sharid K. Amiri

Treasurer

  • Employer: CalTrans, Geotechnical Services
  • Address: 3347 Michelson Drive, Suite 100
  • Irvine, CA 92612

  • Phone: (949) 724-2599
  • Email: sharid.amiri@dot.ca.gov

David E. Albus

First Director

  • Employer: Albus-Keefe & Associates, Inc.
  • Address: 1011 N. Armando Street
  • Anaheim, CA 92806

  • Phone:
  • Email: DAlbus@albus-keefe.net

Derek Deutscher

Second Director

  • Employer: Condon-Johnson & Associates, Inc.
  • Address: 3125 East Guasti Road
  • Ontario, California 91761

  • Phone: (909) 390-0268
  • Email: DDeutscher@condon-johnson.com