Principal Engineer, Mott MacDonald
Dani is recognized as an effective communicator, technical leader, and strategic thinker who brings a high level of commitment and positive energy to her work and volunteer efforts. Early in her studies, Dani developed a passion for underground excavations, which led her to relocate to BC after completing her Master’s in geological engineering.
At work and in the community, Dani is a committed volunteer, contributing to advancement of emerging professionals, equity, diversity & inclusion initiatives, and raising the profile of her profession with the next generation of engineers. At ACEC-BC, Dani served with the Young Professionals Group, acting as Chair, and contributing on the ACEC-BC Board as we reimagined our Association strategy. In 2021, she re-established the Resources & Energy Committee, taking the role of Chair and working with members to build purpose and engagement with other industry Associations and sector leaders.
Dani’s on-site experience spans the world, with multiple projects across Europe, the United States, and Canada. Her ability to learn quickly, lead assignments, and her keen eye for detail allowed her to take on increasingly complex projects, and to be recognized by clients as a dedicated, creative, and technical leader.
About the Award
Core to the strength of our industry is the diversity of our people and our commitment to engage, develop, and recognize the contributions of practitioners at all stages of their career.
ACEC-BC benefits from the active participation of young professionals across the province, who work with us to inform and advise, and whose leadership by example shows us all how to build an inclusive community.
Each year, we recognize an outstanding Young Professional member of our Association who has made significant contributions to our industry through technical performance, community leadership, and professional service.
Learn more about the ACEC-BC Young Professionals Group here.