Dave Mykins, P.E. our President and the Branch Manager of the Virginia Beach Office has been elected to the position of Chairman Elect of the Council of American Structural Engineers (CASE). CASE is a national association of structural engineering firms under the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) and represents over 160 structural engineering firms across the country. Dave was previously a member of CASE’s National Guidelines Committee and the organizations Secretary/Treasurer. In addition to being a national voice for structural engineering firms, CASE provides publications and tools to help structural engineers improve quality and enhance business practices to reduce the frequency and severity of claims. Dave will assume the Chairmanship in the spring of 2015.