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ESD Annual Dinner

June 22, 2016 @ 6:00 am - 9:00 pm

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248-353-0735, ext. 222

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ESD Annual Dinner

Featuring the ESD Construction & Design Awards and the ESD Leadership Awards

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
The Henry Ford Museum
20900 Oakwood Blvd
Dearborn, MI 48124


We cordially invite you to celebrate with us as we honor Michigan’s best engineers and technical professionals. Our most anticipated event of the year, ESD’s Annual Dinner will be held at the Henry Ford Museum, a remarkable destination that brings American ideas and innovations to life. This one-of-a-kind event brings out the best, brightest, and most diverse group of engineering, design, and construction professionals in Southeast Michigan.

Experience the U.S. premiere of The Magical History Tour: A Beatles Memorabilia Exhibition.

During the reception, attendees will have special access to the most comprehensive Beatles exhibition ever assembled, featuring instruments, clothing, rare original photos and many never-before-displayed artifacts.

2016 ESD Annual Dinner Honorees

Horace H. Rackham Humanitarian Award

Kirk T. Steudle, PE, FESD
Director, Michigan Department of Transportation
Lifetime Achievement Award

Donald E. Goodwin, FESD
Retired/Vice President of Global Service, Chrysler LLC
ESD College of Fellows Inductees

Sol P. Baltimore, Retired/ Director, Environmental Communications
Keith W. Cooley, President & CEO, Principia, LLC
George E. Hubbell, PE, BCEE, President, Hubbell, Roth & Clark
David A. Lomas, PE, QEP, D.WRE, PMP, Principal Engineer/Associate, NTH Consultants, Ltd.
Joseph F. Neussendorfer, President & CEO, U.S. Construction Research
Michael F. Ryan, Senior Vice President, Ghafari Associates, LLC
Harold A. Ladouceur, Retired/Multifastener Corp.
Distinguished Service Awards

Robert A. Stevenson, PE, LEED AP, FESD, Senior Vice President, Ghafari Associates, LLC
Dr. Richard E. Marburger, FESD, President Emeritus, Lawrence Technological University
Matthew Stone, Director, Business Development, Commercial Contracting Corporation
Matthew N. Roush, Managing Editor University News Bureau, Director of Media Relations, Lawrence
Technological University
Raymond Okonski, Chairman, Excellis
Dr. William A. Moylan, Jr., PMP, FESD, Associate Professor, Construction Management, Eastern Michigan University
Outstanding Leadership Awards

Randy G. Paquette, Director of Design & Construction Services, Wayne State University
Jeffrey J. Hausman, AIA, LEED AP, Detroit Office Director, SmithGroupJJR
Gene D. Dickirson, PE, President, Gene Dickirson Engineering
Outstanding Young Engineer of the Year Award

Ashley P. Lesser, PE, LEED AP BD+C, Staff Engineering, Environmental Assessment, Testing Engineers & Consultants, Inc.
Outstanding College Student Engineer of the Year Award

Andrew Alisa, Oakland University, Rochester
Outstanding High School Students of the Year Awards

Arsha Ali, Athens High School, Troy
Kayla Dobies, Dakota High School, Macomb
Alexa Rathi, Novi High School, Novi
Emily Veenhuis, Comstock High School, Kalamazoo
Jennie Yang, Troy High School, Troy
42nd Annual ESD Construction & Design Award Winners

University of Michigan, Munger Graduate Residence Hall
Owner: Regents of the University of Michigan
Designer: Hartman-Cox Architects + Integrated Design Solutions
Contractor: Walbridge
Lake Trust Credit Union Headquarters
Owner: Lake Trust Credit Union
Designer: SmithGroupJJR
Contractor: The Christman Company
Wayne State University, Integrative Biosciences Center
Owner: Wayne State University
Designer: Harley Ellis Devereaux
Contractor: Barton Malow
ESD Construction & Design Award Honorable Mentions

Detroit Medical Center Heart Hospital
Owner: Detroit Medical Center
Designer: Harley Ellis Deveraux
Contractor: Skanska
The Globe Building – Outdoor Adventure Center
Owner: Michigan Department of Natural Resources & The Roxbury Group
Designer: Hobbs+Black Architects & Strategic Energy Solutions, Inc.
Contractor: Walbridge
Mark your calendar now and join us for what promises to be an unforgettable evening at an unforgettable place.

6 p.m. Networking Reception
7 p.m. Dinner followed by the Presentation of Awards

A cash bar will be available. Business attire is appropriate.

Individual: $150 Member/$175 Non-Member
Table of 10: $1,350

To Register:
Register online by using the link to the left, or call 248-353-0735 to register by phone.

For sponsorship information, contact Elana Shelef at 248-353-0735, ext. 119, or eshelef@esd.org.



The Henry Ford Museum
20900 Oakwood Blvd
Dearborn, MI 48124 United States
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