Dennis M. Hymel, Jr: New Faces Award
Dennis M. Hymel, JrDennis, 29, is a civil engineer currently working on several new bridge initiatives in the preliminary project development stages, and supporting the design and field effort for the Tiger Bridge Replacement Project. He is also spearheading his firm’s effort to solve flooding problems in St. James Parish, after personally spending days filling and delivering sandbags, constructing ring levees, and assisting the Parish Emergency Operations Center following Hurricane Isaac.
Award Year: 2015
Employer: T. Baker Smith, LLC.
Nominated By: American Council of Engineering Companies
Education: Dennis holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Louisiana State University.