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Employee News Fall 2017

New Hires and Employee News

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Dustin Welch, AIA, Elected Vice President of ACE Rochester
Dustin Welch, AIA, Passero Associates Project Architect, has been elected as Vice President of ACE Rochester. ACE Rochester is the local affiliate of a national non-profit organization that pairs high school students interested in careers in Architecture, Construction, and Engineering with professionals in the industry. The mentors participate in a seven-month program, during which the students are introduced to various aspects of each career while simultaneously creating two projects, which are presented at the annual ACE Rochester fundraiser and celebration. Find out more at acementor.org.

Mr. Welch has served as an ACE mentor for the past three years, and has served on the Board of Directors for a little over a year. Mr. Welch is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Rochester Chapter of the American Institute of Architects. He is a seasoned professional and has been involved in a wide variety of residential, institutional and commercial projects during his tenure with Passero Associates.  He holds a Masters of Architecture from the University at Buffalo and has work experience in 2D and 3D Revit modeling and BIM management including existing conditions, design development, and construction documents. 

Leah Segerlin as Airport Engineer
Ms. Segerlin holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Technology from SUNY Polytechnic Institute. Her previous position was with Passero as a Construction Inspector/Construction Manager Intern (CI/CM) Intern. Ms. Segerlin resides in Rochester, New York.

Joey Evershed as Business Operations Analyst
PMr. Evershed holds an MBA from St. John Fisher College with a concentration in Management. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Finance from SUNY Brockport. Mr. Evershed also completed several internships with Hammer Packaging, worked for Wegmans, and helped run a successful landscaping business. Mr. Evershed resides in Irondequoit, New York.

Joe Kellenberger as Civil Engineer
Mr. Kellenberger holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Technology. His previous position was with Passero as a Civil Engineering Intern, where he has been actively involved in an array of site development projects and SWPPP inspections. Mr. Kellenberger resides in Holley, New York.