The Mission of the Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors is to safeguard life, health, and property, and to promote the public welfare in regards to engineering, land surveying and on–site wastewater system designs by assuring that:
We accomplish these goals through balanced and fair treatment of our stakeholders, colleagues and the citizens of Washington, while continuing to assure effective and efficient use of the financial resources entrusted to us.
The board provides consumer protection to the public through the licensing of engineers, land surveyors, and onsite wastewater designers, as well as recommends rules and regulations for administering licensing and regulatory laws.
The Washington Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors is made up of 7 members appointed by the Governor:
Members of the Washington Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors are appointed to a 5-year term, and may be reappointed to a second 5-year term. Board appointments are effective on July 9 of each year.
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|Ivan VanDewege, PE–Electrical||Chair||July 2024|
|Aaron Blaisdell, PLS||Vice chair||July 2020|
|Stephen Shrope, PE, SE– Civil/Structural||Member||July 2020|
|Nirmala Gnanapragasam, Ph.D, PE–Civil||Member||July 2023|
|Marjorie Lund, PE, SE – Civil/Structural||Member||July 2021|
|Doug Hendrickson, PE||Member||July 2022|
|James Wengler, PLS, CFedS||Member||July 2024|