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Oct 29, 2012
Governor Bobby Jindal Announces Appointments to the Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board

BATON ROUGE - Today, Governor Bobby Jindal announced appointments to the Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board. 

The Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board serves to regulate the practices of engineering and land surveying by issuing licenses and certificates to qualified applicants. 

According to statute, the board is comprised of eleven members, including nine licensed professional engineers and two licensed professional land surveyors. Two members must be active in the private practice of engineering, two members must be engineers in government employment, two members must be engineers employed in the field of industry, two members must be engineers employed in the field of education and one member must be an engineer employed in the field of construction. Licensed professional engineering appointees are selected from nominations submitted by the Louisiana Engineering Society and licensed professional land surveyor appointees are selected from nominations submitted by the Louisiana Society of Professional Surveyors. All gubernatorial appointments are subject to senate confirmation. 

Appointments to the Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board:

John Irving, of Minden, is the Director of Engineering for CellXion Division of Sabre, Inc.  Irving will be appointed to serve as an engineer employed in the field of industry who was nominated by the Louisiana Engineering Society, as required by statute. 

David Patterson, of Baton Rouge, is the President of LandSource, Inc.  Patterson will be appointed to serve as a licensed professional land surveyor who was nominated by the Louisiana Society of Professional Surveyors, as required by statute. 

 
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