SACRAMENTO, CA– The American Council of Engineering Companies of California (ACEC California), the association representing professional engineers and surveyors dedicated to building a better California, has announced the appointment of Kelly J. Garman as its Legislative Advocate. She will be based in the association’s Sacramento headquarters.
Prior to joining ACEC California, Kelly served four and a half years as Legislative Director for State Senate minority leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar). Kelly has worked on legislative issues in the State Capitol for more than 10 years while representing multiple state legislators. Kelly holds a B.A. in Social Science and Political Science from Biola University in La Mirada, Calif, where she graduated cum laude.
“Kelly has repeatedly demonstrated an ability to communicate effectively and work cooperatively with legislators and staff on both sides of the aisle, and we are delighted to have her as part of our team in Sacramento representing private sector engineers and surveyors throughout the state,” said Paul Meyer, Executive Director of ACEC California.
About ACEC California
ACEC California is a statewide association representing more than 1,000 private consulting engineering and land-surveying firms that average 20 employees each. ACEC California is dedicated to enhancing the consulting engineering and land surveying professions, protecting the general public and promoting the use of the private sector in the growth and development of our state. Our members provide services for all phases of planning, designing and constructing projects. For more information, visit www.acec-ca.org.