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About the Chapter
PEO is divided into 5 Regional Congress Committees formed out of delegates from 36 Chapters. The Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter falls within the East Central Region along with the following chapters: East Toronto, Lake Ontario, Scarborough, Willowdale/Thornhill and York. Chapters exists to serve five essential purposes: Presence, Communications, Grassroots Participation, Recognition and Governance.
1493 Licensed Engineers (89%)
187 Engineering Interns (11%)
Board of Directors
Kevin Hughes, P.Eng.
Peter Rozitis, P.Eng.
Jason Gubbels, P.Eng.,
Arash Habibollahi, P.Eng.
Greg Merrill, P.Eng., FEC
Rick Vender, P.Eng.
Shun Cheung, P.Eng.
Cassandra Frengopoulos, P.Eng.
Oday Wadee, P.Eng.
Silva Yousif, EIT
Mark Haynes, P.Eng., FEC
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On October 25th, the PEO Simcoe Muskoka Chapter had the pleasure of a Professional Head Shot Photo Session with Ian from Ian G. McIntosh Photography. The event provided a unique opportunity for members to get professional head shots completed while enjoying networking opportunities with fellow members. The evening was capped off by great food Read more about Photo Worthy Engineers Event[…]
On Thursday October 4th, José Vera, P.Eng., Manager of Standards and Practice at PEO, traveled to Barrie to speak with a group of members about PEO’s Guideline on the Use of the Professional Engineer’s Seal. The event was attended by Professional Engineers and Engineering Interns which resulted into an excellent discussion about when to Read more about Should I Seal This? – Info Session[…]
On September 14th OACETT and PEO held the 30th annual golf classic. The event was held at Hawk Ridge Golf Club in Orillia. It was a record attendance with 148 golfers joining us for a great day of golf. A big thank you to our hole sponsors! Proceeds from this tournament go towards our Read more about Golf Tournament 2018[…]
Our first one-day seminar was a great success. Sixteen members spent May 30th with Laura Connor, from Connor Speaks, who spoke about how to deliver technical presentations. Attendees learned how to speak with confidence, persuasiveness and influence.
On Saturday, April 7th 2018, members of the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter attended tours of the Barrie Surface Water Treatment Plant and the Barrie Wastewater Treatment Facility. During these tours, the attendees were able to get an inside look at the process of getting water to and from homes/businesses in the Barrie area. Shane Steele Read more about Surface and Storm Water Treatment Plant Tours[…]
Four members of the Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter were recognized for their long-standing service in support of their profession. Mark Haynes, P.Eng. was presented with a volunteer service pin for his 15-years of service (and counting) to the chapter. Kevin Hughes, P.Eng. and Tyler Ing, P.Eng. were presented their 5-year volunteer service pins and Jordan Barroso, Read more about Volunteer Recognition at AGM 2018[…]
On March 17, three engineers in the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter received their Professional Engineering Licenses during a presentation ceremony and lunch event held just before the Chapter AGM in Barrie. Kyle Jared Corbin, P.Eng., Hadi Hosseini, P.Eng., and Joseph Ramsay Sibbald, P.Eng. were all in attendance to receive their framed license certificates. The presentations Read more about Three New P.Eng’s in Simcoe-Muskoka[…]
On January 20th, the Simcoe-Muskoka chapter of the PEO joined up with the Georgian Bay OACETT chapter for our annual hockey night at the Barrie Molson Centre. Over 80 members attended this year and we also had a record number of EITs attend at twelve. After the game most were able to stay for Read more about Barrie Colts Hockey Night Event 2018[…]
On January 24, 2018, the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter and OACETT Goergian Bay Chapter held a joint networking event focusing on women in the engineering/technology industry. The event was held at Flying Monkey’s Brewery and including a brewery tour to explain the process for making beer. The night was a great success with members from Read more about Women In Engineering – Networking Event Jan 2018[…]
On Friday, November 3rd, the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter hosted our annual Fall Certificate Ceremony and scholarship award presentation. The event was held at the Barrie Country Club. Congratulations to Laurel Hoffarth, James Baldwin, and Muayad Tarabain for receiving their P.Eng. licenses. Three scholarships were awarded to exceptional students in the Simcoe-Muskoka area that are Read more about Fall Certificate Ceremony and Scholarship Presentation 2017[…]