Our Mission

Deliver knowledge and business strategies that guide and elevate the engineering industry.

  • Identify, fund and provide industry wide research, forecasts, and trend analysis.
  • Capitalize on the rapidly changing nature of technology and society to ensure a sustainable engineering industry.
  • Promote the engineering profession’s essential value to society.
  • Inspire future generations to solve the world’s most challenging problems through engineering.

Introduction to ACEC Research Institute

Board of Directors

  • John L. Carrato
    John L. Carrato
    Chairman of the Board
    Alfred Benesch & Company
  • Michael J. Carragher
    Michael J. Carragher
    Vice Chair
    President & CEO
  • Mike Corkery
    Mike Corkery
    President & CEO
  • Daphne Bryant
    Daphne Bryant
    Executive Director
    ACEC Research Institute
  • Beth Bauer, CAE
    Beth Bauer, CAE
    Board Member
    Executive Director
    ACEC Indiana
  • Linda Bauer Darr
    Linda Bauer Darr
    Board Member
    President & CEO
    ACEC National
  • Steven Lefton
    Steven Lefton
    Board Member
    President & CEO
    Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
  • Keith London
    Keith London
    Board Member
    President and CEO
    Kennedy/Jenks Consultants.
  • Nicolas Mangon
    Nicolas Mangon
    Board Member
    Global Vice President, AEC Business
    Strategy and Marketing
    Autodesk, Inc.
  • Gayle Packer
    Gayle Packer
    Board Member
    President and CEO
    Terracon Consultants, Inc.
  • Elizabeth Stolfus
    Elizabeth Stolfus
    Board Member
    Stolfus & Associates, Inc.
  • Mitchel W. Simpler
    Mitchel W. Simpler
    Board Member
    Partner, Managing Partner Emeritus
    Jaros, Baum & Bolles