Archive for June, 2015:

Cliff Speegle Receives KSPE’s Young Engineer of the Year Award

Posted on Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 by Peggy Amor
In Accolades, Culture, tagged in Tags: , , cliff-award-kspe

We are pleased to share that Cliff Speegle, PE, LEED AP was selected by the Kansas Society of Professional Engineers for the Young Engineer of the Year award. This award is presented annually to a KSPE member who is 35 years of age or younger. Recipients are evaluated on the following criteria: Engineering achievements Professional society […]

Introducing Middle School Students to Engineering

Posted on Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 by Kristen Leathers
In Community, Culture, Helping Out, tagged in Tags: , , , , , , kristen-leathers-pltw

Jami Phipps, an algebra teacher at Kearney Junior High School, focuses on building interest in engineering among female middle school students. She works closely with Kearney High School’s well-established Project Lead the Way (PLTW) program, which offers a variety of courses designed to introduce students to the scope, rigor, and discipline of engineering. To connect students […]

What We’ve Learned from Leadership Overland Park

Posted on Friday, June 19th, 2015 by Peggy Amor
In Community, Culture, Helping Out, tagged in Tags: Cliff-Speegle-large

Cliff Speegle will be graduating from Leadership Overland Park this week, but over the years, five of our co-workers have taken part. Hosted by the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce, it is an annual program designed to provide a source of motivated leaders. It offers information about the community and its issues, along with leadership training. With […]

Co-Worker News – Connie Hubbel Joins the Affinis Team

Posted on Tuesday, June 9th, 2015 by Peggy Amor
In Culture, Hiring, tagged in Tags: , , ,

We added someone new to the Affinis team a few weeks ago and wanted to introduce you to her. Connie Hubbel is our newest co-worker at Affinis. As the accounting assistant, some of the things she helps with include payroll, accounts receivable and invoicing. You can learn more about how spicy she likes her food […]

Affinis Co-Workers Remember a Friend, Mentor, and Father – Ivan Ubben

Posted on Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 by Affinis Corp
In Community, Culture, Surveying, tagged in Ivan

Ivan Ubben passed away on May 28th. Ivan played a large part in the lives of so many of our co-workers and colleagues, and we are grateful for the support his family is receiving. Ivan was a part of the original Affinis team – and he served as mentor to many of our co-workers in […]