Contact The Engineering Society®


The Engineering Society®
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


Heather Crowley
Director of Growth and Engagement
248-353-0735, ext. 140

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

Alexandra Lofton
Program Manager, Girls in Engineering Academy
248-353-0735, ext. 161

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

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

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

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 Director, Girls in Engineering Academy
248-353-0735, ext. 139

Susan Thwing

Jazalyn Williams
Program Coordinator, Girls in Engineering Academy
and Membership Assistant
248-353-0735, ext. 128