ACEC of Tennessee Board of Directors


Amy Spann, PE

EnSafe Inc.
220 Athens Way, Suite 410
Nashville, TN 37228
[email protected]


Amy is an Environmental Engineer at EnSafe Inc. in Nashville. She has a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville.

President Elect
Charlie Smith, PE

Barge Waggoner Sumner & Cannon, Inc.
211 Commerce St., Ste. 600
Nashville, TN 37201
[email protected]

Charlie is a Vice President in the Land Resources Group at Barge Waggoner Sumner & Cannon, Inc in Nashville . He has a B.S. and M.S. from Southern Illinois University Carbondale in Civil Engineering, as well as a Master of Business Administration from Northern Illinois University.

First Vice President
Logan Meeks, PE

A2H, Inc.
3009 Davies Plantation
Memphis, TN 38002
Ph: (901) 372-0404
[email protected] 
Logan serves as Vice President of Operations at the A2H, Inc., in Memphis. He received a B.E. degree in Civil Engineering from Vanderbilt University in Nashville.


VernerTim Second Vice President
 Tim Verner, PE

Fisher & Arnold, Inc.
9180 Crestwyn Hills Dr
Memphis, TN 38125-8502
Ph: (901) 748-1811
Fx: (901) 748-3115
[email protected] 


Tim is Vice President of Fisher & Arnold, Inc., in Memphis. He received a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from Christian Brothers University in Memphis.


  Danl Hall, PE

 Vaughn Melton Consulting Engineers, Inc.
1909 Ailor Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37921
Ph: 865-546-5800
[email protected]


Danl is the Senior Project Manager specializing in civil engineering projects for municipalities, county and state governments as well as private development at Vaughn Melton Consulting Engineers, Inc. Firm, in Knoxville. He received a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Kentucky.

Elizabeth Surface, PE

Ross Bryan Associates
227 French Landing Dr., Ste. 500
Nashville, TN 37228
Ph: 615-208-1419
[email protected]



Elizabeth is a Principal and Treasurer of Ross Bryan Associates, Nashville. She holds a Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.), Civil Engineering (Structures) from Vanderbilt University.

Past President
 John Kenny, PE

Facility Systems Consultants, LLC 
713 South Central St., Ste. 101
Knoxville, TN  37902
PH: 865-246-0164
[email protected] 


John is President of Facility Systems Consultants, LLC. He has a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville.


 Director at Large
 Mickey Sullivan, PE

 Gresham, Smith and Partners
511 Union St., Ste. 1400
Nashville, TN 37219
Ph: (615) 770-8100
[email protected]
Mickey serves as Regional Vice President at Gresham, Smith and Partners, in Nashville. He received a B.E. degree and Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Vanderbilt University in Nashville.


  ACEC National Director
  Steve Field, PE

 Stantec Consulting Services Inc.
 601 Grassmere Park Road, Suite 22
Nashville, TN 37211
Ph: 615-885-1144
Fx: 615-885-1102
[email protected]

Steve is a Principal of Stantec Consulting Services, Nashville, and has a B.S. degree in Civil and Materials Engineering from the University of Connecticut.

East TN Chapter President
Liz Porter, PG

 S&ME, Inc.
1413 Topside Drive
Louisville TN 37777
Ph: 865-970-0003
[email protected]

Liz is the Vice President and Natural Resources Department Manager for S&ME, Inc., Knoxville.  She holds a B. A.  from the University of New York, Buffalo and M.A degrees in Geology from the University of Georgia.

Memphis Chapter President
Diane Vesely, PE

Buchart Horn, Inc.
3150 Lenox Park Blvd., 300
Memphis, TN  38115
[email protected] 

Diane is the Regional Manager for Buchart Horn, Inc., in Memphis TN.  She has a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Lafayette College.

Nashville Chapter President
Kenny Diehl PE

Smith Seckman Reid, Inc.
2995 Sidco Drive
Nashville, TN 37204
Ph: 615-383-1113
[email protected]
Kenny is a Senior Vice President at Smith Seckman Reid, Inc., Nashville. She holds a B.S. in Environmental & Water Resources Engineering  from Vanderbilt University.  

Southeast Chapter President
Russell Moorehead, PE

Barge Waggoner Sumner & Cannon, Inc.
1110 Market Street, Suite 200
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Ph: 423-756-3025
[email protected]

Russell is the Chattanooga Office manager & senior project engineer, responsible for water and wastewater projects.  He holds a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from University of Tennessee, Knoxville.