Congratulations to the 2020 Legacy Chapter of Fellows 12.2020
These are the leaders that served as pioneers of our organization. Thank you.
Al Aising, PE – City Engineer Ashland, wonderful supportive person of Rogue Valley PEO Chapter and community.
Arlen Borgen, PE – PEO President 1979 Active in NSPE Engineer of the Year 1994
Fred Burgess, PE – PEO president 1980, Dean of Engineering OSU, Supporter of students and PEO community. Ambassador of engineering profession; always there when needed.
Edward Butts, PE – PEO president 1996. Civic and Community Service. Served on OSBEELS Board. Engineer of the Year 2010.
Paul Christenson, PE – PEO president 1955, Executive Director OSBEE; as PEO president set high but fair standards. Active in education of engineers and students; good mentor and teacher. Engineer of the Year 1979.
William Daugherty, PE, FNSPE – 1981-83 National PEO Representative. Supporter of PEO Educational Foundation.
Ralph Drewfs, PE, FASME – PEO State Officer – Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer, FASME. Engineer of the Year
H Chik Erzurumlu, PE, FNSPE – 2005 Presidents Award 1998 Engineers of the Year. Served as PE in Education at the national level. Connection to the engineering students at Portland State University.
Tai Funatake, PE – PEO president 1976, Education Foundation President, Model Citizen, Kind and Solid Friend. Engineer of the Year 1981.
John Gearhart, PE – Supporter of PEO on the coast during early days of SW chapter growth.
Mark Grenz, PE – PEO President 1988 PEO State Sponsor. Engineer of the Year 1993.
Lincoln Groner, PE – PEO President 1973, Shaker and Mover
Mark Hampton, PE – PEO President 2012 and 2013 & SW Chapter officer. Civic minded.
Stephen Hawke, PE – PEO Educational Foundation Past President. Supporter of MATHCOUNTS/Engineers Scholarship Program. Engineer of the Year 2000.
Dave Holman, PE – PEO VP and treasurer, flunked retirement 3 times. Active in the California Chapter of NSPE. Engineer of the Year 2014.
Robert Keeney, PE – PEO president 1972, Ambassador, Civic Service, Pioneer
Roger Kuhlman, PE – PEO President 2000 & Oregon MATHCOUNTS President. Engineer of the Year 2009.
Walter Marquess, PE – Founder Marquess and Associates and leader in the Rogue Valley Chapter. Engineer of the Year 1986.
Robert Paittorp, PE – PEO president 1970, Professor OSU, Mentor to many, Unique concrete designs.
William “Bill” Pease, PE, FNSPE – PEO President 1983 PEPP & PEO Board Member. Supporter of MATHCOUNTS and the Educational Foundation. PEO co-historian! Engineer of the Year 1992.
Ronald Polvi, PE, FNSPE – PEO President 1992 and 2007. Oregon MATHCOUNTS Board member and President. Engineer of the Year 2006.
Ronald Stuntzner, PE – 1973-74 SW Chapter President. Lead Engineers Week for many years.Served on the OSBEELS Board. Engineer of the Year 2015.
John “Jack” Talbott, PE, FNSPE – PEO President 1977. Active in NSPE. Engineer of the Year 1983.
David Taylor, PE – PEO President 1991. Ambassador of engineering profession. Ed Foundation Treasurer. Engineer of the Year 1997.
William “Bill” Tye, PE – PEO President 2005. Founder of the Central Oregon Chapter. Supporter and board member of the Educational Foundation and Central Oregon Scholarship Fund.
Mark Van Duser, PE – Supporter of PEO programs – MATHCOUNTS. Engineers week and Columbia Chapter programs. Active in education of engineers and students; good mentor and teacher. Engineer of the Year 1978.
John VanBladeren, PE – PEO president 1975, CEO NW Natural Gas, PEO Educational Foundation; Donors and Managers
CP Westwood, PE – PEO President 1974, Major PEO Supporter, Marquess firm.
Kendell B. Wood, PE – PEO President 1969, OSBEE Executive Director, Consummate Professional, Pioneer of registration. Engineer of the Year 1977.
William “Will” Wright, PE – PEO President 1999, Mentor, Unique designs, SW chapter supporter.
PEO Fellow Award
DEADLINE: February 1st
Award criteria, nomination packet requirements and check list for state leaders
PEO Fellow Program Packet
Continuing effort over numerous years of PEO involvement through a range of roles and responsibilities including activities on committees, Professional Activities, and Community Involvement
- After two years to catch up and award eligible nominees, each chapter and the PEO Awards Committee shall be allowed to make one nomination per year; maximum three awards per year.