LJA Engineering (LJA) offers congratulations to TommiJ o Scott, PE, CFM in our Flood Control and Drainage division. Her hard work and years of unwavering service earned her the 2017 Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Young Engineer of the Year award. SAME works to recognize achievements of individuals or organizations in both the public and private sectors in the A/E/C industry. Tommi was nominated by an SAME committee.
“I was one of those kids who knew what they were going to be when they grew up, a civil engineer. I went to Texas A&M fo both my bachelor’s and master’s degrees, and entered the workforce putting my best foot forward. Luckily, I have had great mentors and coworkers who make constant learning a priority. My parents and LJA team have helped show me what it means to be a good engineer,” stated Tommi Jo upon winning the award.
Tommi joined the LJA family in 2014 and became an instant asset in our Flood Control and Drainage division. She has been an active member of SAME since college, was a recipient of the SAME scholarship,and is currently the SAME Secretary and Membership Chair.