ACEC/MA Board of Directors

The ACEC/MA Board of Directors oversees the activities and affairs of the organization and the professional staff consisting of an Executive Director and a Director of Finance and Operations, and establishes and adopts rules of policy and procedure.

The Board of Directors is chaired by the President. In the absence or incapacity of the President, the President-Elect chairs the Board of Directors.
FY2017 Board of Directors (eliminate spaces in email addresses to contact by email)


Mark S. Bartlett, PE

Senior Associate 
400 Crown Colony Drive, Suite 200
Quincy, MA  02169
T: 508-591-4331

mark.bartlett @



Dennis J. Baker, PE

Associate Vice President

HNTB Corporation

31 St. James Avenue, Suite 300

Boston, MA  02116

W: 617-532-2210

djbaker @


David E. Pinsky, PE


Tighe & Bond, Inc.

53 Southampton Road

Westfield Executive Park

Westfield, MA  01085-1371

W; 413-572-3239

depinsky @


Michael J. Scipione, PE

President & CEO

Weston & Sampson Engineers, Inc.

Five Centennial Dr
Peabody, MA  01960-7906
T:  978/532-1900
scipionm @



Matt A. Card, PE
Vice President

MA Division Manager
Alfred Benesch & Company
50 Redfield Street
Boston, MA  02122-3630
W: 617-288-0900
mcard @


Mark Walsh-Cooke, PE, LEED AP BD+C

Arup USA Inc.
955 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA  02139
W: 617-349-9228, Main: 617-864-2987x 23228
mark.walsh-cooke @


Senior Vice President

Michael J. Walsh, PE

Vice President

CDM Smith

75 State Street, Suite 701

Boston, MA  02109

W: 617-452-6535

walshmj @



Dawn M. Connelly

Director of Corporate Affairs

Green International Affiliates, Inc.

239 Littleton Rd, Suite 3

Westford, MA  01886

W: 978-923-0400 x306

dconnelly @


National Director (ACEC National Board of Directors) 

Lisa A. Brothers, PE, LEED AP BD+C
President and CEO

Nitsch Engineering
2 Center Plaza, Suite 430
Boston, MA 02108

W: 617/338-0063

lbrothers @


Vice President

Jennifer A. Howe, PE

Principal | Director of Federal Government Studio
SMMA | Symmes Maini & McKee Associates
1000 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
W: 617/520.9494
jhowe @



Heather M. Ford

Vice President of Engineering and Science

Nobis Engineering, Inc

585 Middlesex Street

Lowell, MA  01851

W: 978-703-6013

hford @




David J. Hatem, PC
Donovan Hatem LLP 

53 State St, 8th Floor

Boston, MA  02109

Dir T:  617/406-4800
F:  617/406-4801
dhatem @



David M. Vivilecchia

Regional Finance Manager-Principal

VHB-Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.

101 Walnut Street, PO Box 9151

Watertown, MA  02471

W: 617-607-6184, Main: 617-924-1770

dvivilecchia @


Abdelmadjid (Madjid) M. Lahlaf, Ph.D, PE,

Principal Engineer

Lahlaf Geotechnical Consulting, Inc. (LGCI)

23 McGinness Way

Billerica, MA  01821

W: 978-330-5912

Madjid.Lahlaf @



ACEC National ExCom Contact

Joel P. Goodmonson, PE, FACEC

Executive Vice President-Principal

Architectural Engineers, Inc.

63 Franklin Street, 5th Fl

Boston, MA  02110

W: 617-807-1666, 617-542-0810

jgoodmonson @




Judy S. Eburn

Vice President/Controller
GEI Consultants, Inc
400 Unicorn Park
Woburn, MA  01801
jeburn @


Filomena Maybury, PE, LEED AP

Project Manager/Senior Structural Engineer

Parsons Brinckerhoff

75 Arlington St, Boston, MA 02116

W: 617-960-4969

maybury @





Nick Ferzacca, PE, LEED AP


Architectural Engineers, Inc.

63 Franklin Street, 5th Fl

Boston, MA  02110

W: 617-807-1668, 617-542-0810

nferzacca @


Scott A. Miller, PE, President

Haley and Ward, Inc

63 Great Road, Suite 200

Maynard, MA  01754-2097

W: 978-648-6025

smiller @





ACEC/MA Executive Director
Abbie R. Goodman, IOM

ACEC/MA Executive Director
TECET Director of External Affairs

The Engineering Center Education Trust
One Walnut Street
Boston, MA  02108-3616
Dir T:  617/305-4112
Main T:  617/227-5551, x112

Elizabeth Tyminski

TECET Director of Finance & Operations
The Engineering Center Education Trust
Dir T:  617/305-4127
F:  617/227-6783


Caroline Dzialo

Membership Associate
The Engineering Center Education Trust
One Walnut Street
Boston, MA  02108-3616
Dir T: 617/305-4104

Main: 617/227-5551


Meeting Schedule
The Board of Directors meets monthly on a regular schedule that is currently the morning of third or fourth Friday of each month, with some exceptions.  Board meetings are listed on the ACEC/MA calendar and are open to ACEC/MA members.
Organization Chart of Board and Committee-Forum Co-Chairs, Updated 8/3/16:  Download PDF Organization Chart





ACEC/MA 2016 Board and Comm-Forum Co-Chairs Orientation Presentation