Welcome to the PSEC Website

Last Modified: March 15, 2023
by Dave


Welcome to the Puget Sound Engineering Council (PSEC) web site. We hope this web site will be useful for member societies or others trying to get information about engineering activities in the Puget Sound area.

2019-2020 PSEC Officers

2022-2023 PSEC officers left to right: Dave Butcher (Treasurer), Andrew Gall (President), Kathi Shoemake (Past President), George Bondor (Secretary)

PSEC is an organization comprised of the local chapters of national or international engineering and scientific societies in the Puget Sound area. PSEC exists to increase public awareness and appreciation of engineering, science and technology.

The overall goals of PSEC are to:

  • Inform the public on technical matters
  • Advance the interests of the member societies it represents as well as those of the larger engineering and scientific community
  • Reflect the technical concerns of these societies and of this community

To help foster the mission and goals of PSEC, the organization sponsors several annual events including:

Please feel free to contact me directly, if you have any questions regarding PSEC. We also encourage you to download our PSEC Overview presentation for more information on PSEC.

Andrew Gall – PSEC President (2021-2023)
e-mail: president {at} pseconline [dot] org

Latest Posts

  • 2024 Engineering Fair – March 16

    The 2024 Puget Sound Engineering Council Engineering Fair will be held at the Museum of Flight on March 16, 2024 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. It is open to the public with no cost for admission. Engineering societies and related organizations are encouraged to participate. Booths are available via Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2024-psec-engineering-fair-tickets-808660735027?aff=oddtdtcreator
  • Engineer of the Year 2024 – Nominations Open

    Nominations are now being accepted for the 2024 PSEC Engineer of the Year awards. Visit the PSEC Awards page for more information
  • 2 Oct 2023 Board Mtg Min

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  • 2023 Inter-Society Officers Workshop

    Register Here The PSEC Inter-society officer’s workshop (ISOW) brings together volunteer leaders from all PSEC member societies. The objective of the workshop is to share best practices for running our volunteer lead professional societies. Each year three topics are chosen for discussion during the workshop. The topics change each year to encourage continued participation and the timeliness of the topic. Roundtable sessions of 30-40 minutes allow participants to discuss and share experiences focused on a topic. When: Saturday – June 3rd, 2023, 10:30am – 2:00pm Where: University of Washington Facility, 7543 63rd Ave NE, Building #5, Bay B, Seattle, WA 98115-8116 Refreshments will be ...