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Why NSPE-CA Is Right for You

NSPE/NSPE-CA is multidisciplinary engineering society that supports engineers in their service to the public. We are the right engineering society for you if:

You care about licensure — NSPE — more so than any other professional society — is laser focused on promoting and defending the licensure of professional engineers. NSPE tracks and defends against threats to professional licensure throughout the country. Learn more.

You care about ethics — NSPE prides itself on promoting and teaching professional ethics. A number of resources on professional ethics are available to help engineers gain a sound understanding in ethics before and when they face a challenge. Learn more.

You want to advance your career — NSPE provides the opportunity to gain leadership experience and education that can benefit your career advancement, through our annual conference NSPECon, online education, and volunteering with NSPE-CA. Learn more about education. Inquire about leadership opportunities at admin@nspe-ca.org.

You want to get to know your community — NSPE-CA holds in-person and online events where you can meet other engineers and tour some of California’s great engineering-related facilities. Learn more.

If you’d like to get to know us a little better before you decide if membership is right for you, sign up for our mailing list to hear about our activities. Subscribe.

Your Career Partner

NSPE-California is your partner throughout your engineering career — from student to licensed Professional Engineer to giving back to your community.

Explore what you can do with NSPE-California at your side. Click an image below to get started.

Connect with your community
Build Your Leadership Skills
Expand Your Knowledge
Earn Your PE License
Explore New Opportunities
Protect Your Career Investment
From College To Career
Inspire Future Engineers

Our Vision

A world where the public can be confident that engineering decisions affecting their lives are made by qualified and ethically accountable professionals.

Our Mission

To foster licensed professional engineers in service to society.



NSPE-CA Events

October 26, 2023
Noon–1 p.m. (Zoom)
Transbay Joint Powers Authority
Updates on Downtown Rail Extension/The Portal
Registration coming soon!

November 30, 2023
Noon-1 p.m.
BPELSG License Enforcement Issues
Registration coming soon!

December 8, 2023
10–11 a.m.
Sierra Nevada Brewery Tour
Chico, California
Registration coming soon!

TBD January 2024
Ethics Issues
Registration coming soon!

February 19, 2024
San Diego Engineers Week Awards Banquet
More information coming soon!

February 22, 2024
Noon–1 p.m.
Careers With Caltrans
Registration coming soon!

March 29, 2024
10 a.m–3 p.m.
Tour of The Geysers
Middletown, California
Registration coming soon!

NSPE-CA Meetings

Events Task Force meeting, via Zoom
All NSPE-CA members are invited to participate in planning sessions as their schedules allow. Email Executive Director Jeanne Marie Tokunaga, CAE, at admin@nspe-ca.org to receive login information.

Via Zoom
October 10 — 4–5 p.m.
November 7 — 4–5 p.m.
December 5 — 4–5 p.m.

Board of Directors
All NSPE-CA members are invited to attend board meetings. Email Executive Director Jeanne Marie Tokunaga, CAE, at admin@nspe-ca.org to receive login information.

Via Zoom
November 3 — 3–5 p.m.
Winter Date TBD
Spring Date TBD

In Person
Pasadena, Calif.
Summer Date TBD

New Members

NSPE-CA welcomes its newest professional members.

September 2023

Jakob Erdmann, EIT, civil engineer, Erdmann Services LLC, Windsor, Missouri

Charles Burt, P.E., Professor Emeritus of Irrigation, in San Luis Obispo

Ryan Johnson, P.E., energy engineer at SitelogIQ, in Rancho Cordova

August 2023

Sven E. Fagerstrom, P.E., electrical engineer, Fagerstrom Engineering Inc., Danville

Peter Lloyd, laboratory engineer, Berkeley Engineering and Research, Berkeley

Rus Pangilinan, of Northrop Grumman, San Diego

Joseph Garcia, recent graduate, mechanical engineering, UC Irvine

July 2023

Mike Huerta, P.E., of Innovative Mechanical Design, Visalia

John H. Hofman, P.E., of Burns & McDonnell Engineering Co. Inc., Chino Hills

Todd Kelly, P.E., of the CA Dept. of Transportation, Redding

June 2023

Garrett Hawthorne, P.E., civil engineer, Las Vegas

Isaac Viscarra, P.E., mechanical engineer, Hollister

May 2023

Nicholas Peters, P.E., of SoCo Engineering, Healdsburg

John Westmoreland, P.E., of Westmoreland Engineering, San Jose

BPELSG Updates

The Official Notice and Agenda for the June 23–24, 2022 meeting of the Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists is now available on the Board's website.

Download agenda here

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