Texas Board of Professional Engineers
David Howell, P.E. - Deputy Executive Director
Are you applying to become a professional engineer? Are you mentoring coworkers or employees through the licensing process? This presentation covers the license application process. It provides useful information about requirements and gives resources for future applicants. It also addresses any rule and legislative changes that may affect applicants.
About the speaker:
David Howell has been the Deputy Executive Director for the Texas Board of Professional Engineers since November 2013 and served as Director of Licensing prior to that. He has over 25 years of engineering experience working for the State of Texas, twelve of them with the Board. As the Deputy Executive Director, he helps oversee all agency functions including Enforcement and Licensing activities. He is responsible for legislative reporting and implementation, rule development, budget and policy issues, and represents the Board at statewide and national functions. David has been selected to represent the Texas Board on several national taskforces and committees related to engineering licensure, public outreach and exams. He prepares and gives Licensing and Ethics live and webinar presentations to engineering organizations, universities and other groups.
David has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at El Paso. Prior to coming to the Board, his work was primarily in the field of environmental engineering.