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The Engineering Society of Detroit
20700 Civic Center Drive, Suite 450
Southfield, MI 48076

Main phone: 248-353-0735
Fax: 248-353-0736

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Business Hours

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Closed on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and the Friday after, and Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

ESD Directory



Robert Magee
Executive Director
248-353-0735, ext. 118


Josh Fiore 
Accounts Receivable Associate
248-353-0735, ext. 132

Taylor Fiore 
Program Assistant

Heather Lilley
Director of Membership
248-353-0735, ext. 120

Fran Mahoney
Member Services Associate
248-353-0735, ext. 116

Allison Marrs
Membership and Future City Program Manager
248-353-0735, ext. 121

Nick Mason
Director of Operations
248-353-0735, ext. 127

Ryan Ruffner
Membership and Registration Assistant
248-353-0735, ext. 111

Sue Ruffner
Director of Marketing and Human Resources
248-353-0735, ext. 117

Elana Shelef 
Director of Corporate Relations
248-353-0735, ext. 119

Leslie Smith, CMP
Senior Director of Programs and Budgets
248-353-0735, ext. 152

Gerald O. Thompkins, Ph.D.
Program Manager,
Girls in Engineering Academy
248-353-0735, ext. 139

Susan Thwing
TechCentury Editor

Noah Zielinski
Future City Program Assistant