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April 30, 2015

Norma Jean Mattei, Ph.D., P.E., F.SEI, M.COPRI, M.ASCE and Thomas R. Walther, P.E., F.ASCE, official nominees for the position of ASCE president-elect, recently sat down with ASCE to record their responses to questions posed by ASCE

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