McEleney Named Interim Executive Director of NSBA
May 16, 2002 From American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.
Bill McEleney, a respected marketing engineer with nearly two decades of experience in the steel community, has been named the Interim Executive Director of the National Steel Bridge Alliance. McEleney has been a Regional Director with the NSBA since 1997 and previously spent 10 years as a Regional Engineer with AISC Marketing.
The NSBA is currently undergoing a search for a new Executive Director. For more information on this position, please visit AISC’s web site and click “jobs”.
McEleney was intimately involved in the development of the AASHTO/NSBA Steel Bridge Collaboration and currently serves on its Steering Committee. A joint effort between AASHTO and the NSBA, with representation from state DOTs, FHWA, academia and the various industries related to steel bridge design, fabrication and inspection, the Collaboration is to provide a forum where public and private professionals can work together to improve the quality and value of steel bridges. McEleney also has served as a member of the ASCE Steel Connections Committee and the AREMA Steel Bridges Committee 15.
“The NSBA is looking forward to building on the foundation established during Arun Shirole’s successful tenure as Executive Director,” McEleney stated. “We expect to maintain the fundamentals of NSBA’s existing activities and to increase our direct interaction with members of the bridge design and development community, as well as the general public and their elected representatives.”
The National Steel Bridge Alliance, a Division of the American Institute of Steel Construction, is a unified industry organization of businesses and agencies interested in the development, promotion and construction of cost effective steel bridges. For more information on the NSBA, please visit their web site at http://www.nsbaweb.org
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