CURENT MEMBERS
Mariah Schroeder
President
Graduation: May 2015
B.S. Civil Engineering
Environmental Emphasis
Mariah is a junior with an emphasis in Environmental Engineering. She plans to work in water resources after graduation and eventually earn an MBA. Recently, Mariah completed an internship with bTech Environmental Consulting in Chesterton, IN. During her time at Purdue, Mariah has been actively involved in the Purdue Chapter of ASCE, Chi Epsilon, CE Ambassadors and has served as a peer mentor in the Women in Engineering Program. Mariah also works as an undergraduate research assistant in the Civil Engineering Department.
Ali Rittman
Vice President
Graduation: May 2015
B.S. Civil Engineering
Environmental Emphasis
Hi! I'm Ali Rittman and I'm the vice president of CESAC. I'm a junior in civil engineering getting an environmental focus. Outside of civil engineering, I am also involved in Kappa Kappa Gamma and the Panhellenic Association. Boiler Up!
Kelsey Davis
Treasurer
Graduation: May 2015
B.S. Civil Engineering
Transportation Emphasis
Kelsey is a junior with an emphasis in transportation. Recently Kelsey completed an internship with American Structurepoint, Inc., and she currently works for Peloton Land Solutions as a co-op student. While at Purdue, Kelsey has been involved in Boiler Gold Rush, Chi Epsilon, and Purdue Dance Marathon.
Sherif Abousabaa
Graduation: May 2015
B.S. Civil Engineering
General Emphasis
Sherif is currently a junior pursuing a general civil engineering degree. His multicultural upbringing has sparked interest in working in the development industry in various parts of the world, and have made a diverse work environment a must. He plans to work in the field after graduation as he builds vital experience before earning his MBA. Sherif recently interned for the African Development Bank where he focused on project appraisal for million dollar energy and transportation projects in different parts of Africa. Since day one, Sherif has been actively involved in leadership programs at Purdue including the President's Leadership Class and the Leadership Learning Community.
Derek Daluga
President, 2012
Graduation: May 2013
M.S. Civil Engineering
Structural Emphasis
B.S. Civil Engineering
General Emphasis
Derek is in graduate school studying structural engineering. He plans to find a job after graduation and eventually earn money from it. Recently, Derek completed research in Bowen Laboratory. He is continuing this work for his research and thesis. During his time at Purdue, Derek has been actively involved in CESAC, PUDM, and helps coach a high school track and cross country team in his free time
Todd Justus
Graduation: May 2014
M.S. Civil Engineering
Emphasis
B.S. Civil Engineering
Construction Emphasis
Todd is a senior studying civil engineering with an emphasis in construction. He has been a co-op at HNTB Corporation's Chicago, IL office for the past two years where he worked in both the transportation and structural departments. In addition to his work with CESAC, Todd is also a student ambassador for the School of Civil Engineering, a founding father of Sigma Tau Gamma Fraternity at Purdue, an active member of the Purdue Chapter of ASCE, and a previous student ambassador for the Professional Practice Ambassadors. Todd hopes to work for a transportation or heavy industrial contractor after graduation, or possibly attend graduate school to study ocean engineering and pursue a career in offshore oil and gas.
Trevor Klatko
Graduation: May 2014
B.S. Civil Engineering
General Emphasis
Trevor is a senior with a general emphasis in Civil Engineering. He plans to work on projects in transportation engineering after graduation and has interned with Woolpert and University of Canterbury. Trevor is involved with the Ecuador Global Design Team and traveled to volunteer on-site over winter break. Activities outside the classroom have included EPICS, Purdue Student Union Board, and Boiler Volunteer Network. Last year, Trevor studied abroad in New Zealand and worked on a transportation research project in Christchurch.
Kevin McKeon
Graduation: May 2015
B.S. Civil Engineering
Structural Emphasis
Kevin is a junior in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in Structures. He plans to work in construction after graduation in a project management role and eventually earn an MBA. The past two summers, Kevin has worked with PCL Construction in Minneapolis as a field engineer intern. DUring his time at Purdue, Kevin has been actively involved in many orginzations both inside and out of the Civil Engineering department including: the Purdue Steel Bridge Team (as both team member and captain), Purdue University Residences (as a Resident Assistant in the dorms), and Purdue Rec Sports (as a challenge course head facilitator and rock wall belay staff).
Connor Ptacin
Treasurer, 2013
Graduation: May 2014
B.S. Civil Engineering
Environmental Emphasis
Connor is from Arlington Heights, IL and is currently a senior emphasizing in Environmental Engineering. He graduates in May 2014 and will go on to work for the Interiors Division of ARCO/Murray National Construction Company Inc. as a Project Manager for the greater Chicagoland area. In the future, he plans on pursuing and attaining a Professional Engineering license, MBA in Finance, and LEED AP accreditation. Apart from CESAC, Connor spends his time on campus actively involved in organizations like Purdue Foundation Student Board, Kappa Sigma Fraternity, and Inter-Collegiate Athletic Tutoring. In his free time, Connor frequents the racquetball court, plans excursions, and attempts to separate civil engineering and daily life to no avail.
Keelee Roggenbuck
Graduation: May 2016
M.S. Civil Engineering
Emphasis
B.S. Civil Engineering
Structural Emphasis
Keelee Roggenbuck is a sophomore with an emphasis in structures. Her involvements on campus include the Purdue ASCE competitive Steel Bridge team, Civil Engineering Ambassadors, and Higher Ground Dance Company. Keelee currently works for the First Year Engineering office as a student adviser, helping students become aware of their resources and offering advice from personal experiences. Keelee plans to work as a Teaching Assistant this summer with the Upward Bound Program offered by Marquette University in her hometown of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This program introduces high school students from low income households to opportunities in STEM college majors. After the summer, Keelee plans to begin her first co-op session with PCL Construction.
Collin Schmid
Graduation: May 2016
M.S. Civil Engineering
Emphasis
B.S. Civil Engineering
Construction Emphasis
Collin is a sophomore going for an emphasis in Construction Engineering. He plans to become a project manager and eventually earn an MBA. This summer, Collin will be interning with Arco-Murray Construction in Oakbrook, IL. During his time at Purdue, Collin has been involved in the Kappa Sigma Fraternity, Interfraternity Council, Riley Development for Purdue University Dance Marathon, and giving tours of Purdue for Boiler STeam.
Nick Skok
Graduation: May 2013
M.S. Civil Engineering
Structural Emphasis
B.S. Civil Engineering
Structural Emphasis
Nick is a Master's student in structural engineering researching topics in earthquake resistant design. Nick completed his undergraduate degree at Purdue in May 2013. He has really enjoyed his involvement with CESAC. Some of his hobbies include cooking, silk-screening, and DJing.
Marisol Tsui
Graduation: May 2016
M.S. Civil Engineering
Emphasis
B.S. Civil Engineering
Environmental Emphasis
Marisol Tsui is a sophomore in civil engineering with an emphasis in environmental. Her hometown is San Jose, Costa Rica. She likes to travel and experience new cultures. Other groups she is involved in are: American Society of Civil Engineers, ASCE's Seismic Design Team, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, and Women in Engineering at Purdue.