Lianne Bell, PE, SE
Lianne Bell, S.E. graduated from UCSD with a BS in Structural Engineering and is currently designing building structures at KPFF. She earned her PE in 2002 and SE in 2005, and began teaching review courses in 2009.
Dr. Lima Saft, PE, PMP
Dr. Lima Saft, PE, PMP, is a Transportation Engineer with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) in San Diego. She has been working for the Department almost 23 years and is presently a Transportation Management Center Lead Engineer. Dr. Lima Saft is also an adjunct professor of Transportation and Traffic Engineering at San Diego State University. She received her Bachelor and Master Degrees in Civil Engineering from San Diego State University, and a PhD in Transportation Science from the University of California, Irvine. Lima is a member of Women Transportation Seminar (WTS) and Intelligent Transportation System California Chapter.
Anthony E. Farmand, PE
Teaches: Hydraulics & Hydrology/Environmental
Air Range Engineering Branch Manager at US-Navy - Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC Corona)
Adjunct Faculty at Norco Community College
Instructor of Hydraulics, Hydrology and Environmental Engineering for the Civil PE Exam since 2002
Registered Professional Civil Engineer in all 50 States, Washington DC, and Guam
MS in Environmental Engineering – CSU Fullerton, CA
MBA National University – Fresno, CA
BS in Civil Engineering – CSU Fresno, CA
LEED GA – Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design, Green Associate
QSD/P – Qualified Stormwater Developer / Practitioner
CPESC – Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control
Bobby Sokolowski, PE
Mr. Sokolowski is a Bridge Engineer with T.Y. Lin International. He received his Bachelors in Civil Engineering from Cal State Long Beach and his Masters in Structural Engineering from University of California San Diego. He has over 7 years of bridge design experience as well as 5 years of experience in Land Survey, Utility Design, and Subdivision design.
Nick Tracy, PE, GE
Mr. Tracy is a licensed civil engineer and geotechnical engineer. He has over 10 years of experience providing geotechnical consulting services on a wide variety of projects including utilities, public works, and schools. A project highlight includes managing the geotechnical and materials testing program for the Angola Liquid Natural Gas Plant in Soyo, Angola. He currently works as a Project Manager for VO Engineering. He enjoys tennis and surfing in his spare time.
Rob McMillan, EIT, PLS
Rob McMillan is a Senior Transportation Surveyor with Caltrans, supervising the Right of Way Engineering (Boundary, Maps & Deeds) Unit in District 11. After 5 years of municipal surveying and engineering experience, he joined Caltrans in 1990, obtaining PLS 7267 in 1996. Rob promoted to Caltrans HQ as Chief of Surveys Standards in 2006, editing the Caltrans Surveys Manual, and publishing the first standards for the use of stationary and mobile terrestrial laser scanning (STLS and MTLS) for transportation infrastructure projects. In 2011, he rotated into the position of Chief of Land Surveys Training. In 2012 he served as Acting Chief, Caltrans Office of Land Surveys for 5 months. During this time, he was instrumental in the procurement and deployment of the first Caltrans MTLS system. Rob worked in District 4 as Chief of New Technology, GPS, and Survey Coordination for 9 months during 2013 and 2014 overseeing completion of the laser scanned as-built of the San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge system, and numerous other projects. He returned to HQ as Chief of Survey Coordination in mid-2014, and District 11 in 2016.
Rob is a graduate of Southern Illinois University. He has served as a land surveying instructor at Southwestern College and Sacramento City College, as well as for PLS and PE review courses. Rob is active in the California Land Surveyors Association (CLSA), currently serving as the President Elect. He has served as CLSA's Secretary, Treasurer, BPELSG & NCEES Liaison. Rob has held officer and director positions for the Sacramento Chapter, as well as statewide Education Committee Chair. In addition to the PLS, Rob holds Engineer in Training, Commercial Pilot, and Advanced Ground Instructor certificates.
Eric Kelley, PE
Eric Kelley is a licensed Civil Engineer (#81402), with 9 years of experience in construction engineering. After graduating magna cum laude from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, he spent the first 8 years of his career with Nova Group completing projects for the US Navy including airfield fueling systems, airfield paving, piers, dry docks, explosive handling wharves and fueling piers. Mr. Kelley has worked on all stages of construction projects, from estimating to completing the final punch-lists, and has managed projects in values that range from $250,000 to $340,000,000. Mr. Kelley currently is a project manager for Orion Construction, an underground construction firm based in Vista..