RABA KISTNER Consultants (RKCI) is pleased to announce that Terrance Ian Perez, P.E. has been selected as the Young Engineer of the Year by the Bexar Chapter of the Texas Society of Engineers (TSPE). This is a distinguished award that is given annually to one engineer under the age of 34 who has exhibited outstanding leadership and technical advancement early in his career. Ian was honored at the Proclamation Breakfast during Engineers Week this past February.
Winning this award comes shortly after Ian’s promotion to Area Project Manager in RKCI’s newest office in New Braunfels. Mr. Perez’s role will be to expand RABA KISTNER’s Geotechnical and Construction Materials practice areas in New Braunfels and the I-35 Corridor.
“Since being promoted to his new role, Ian has done an outstanding job of positioning RABA KISTNER in along the IH 35 Corridor area. He has immersed himself in those communities and is quickly becoming a recognized resource for construction related needs along the Corridor,” indicated Chris Schultz, President and COO of RABA KISTNER Consultants. “Winning this well-deserved award is a great accomplishment for Ian.”
Ian joined RKCI as an engineering intern in 2001, and continued his internship during college breaks. He is a graduate from Texas A&M with a Bachelors in Civil Engineering and a Masters in Geotechnical Engineering. Ian joined RABA KISTNER as a full time employee in January 2005, and successfully passed the professional engineering examination in 2008.
Founded in 1968, Raba Kistner Consultants Inc., is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Raba Kistner, Inc., and is an Engineering News-Record “Top 500 Firm,” operating in eleven different markets in Texas, Utah, and México. Raba Kistner, headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, provides project management and oversight services including construction materials testing and observation, environmental engineering and consulting, geotechnical consulting and testing, facilities engineering, pavement consulting, and quality assurance.