VANCOUVER — Michelle Kam-Biron, mass timber specialist at Structurlam, has received the Susan M. Frey Educator Award from the National Council of Structural Engineers Associations (NCSEA).
Each year, the award highlights an individual who has a sincere interest and extraordinary talent in the effective teaching of practicing structural engineers. The award was created to honor the memory of Sue Frey, one of NCSEA’s renowned educators.
Kam-Biron will be recognized at the NCSEA Summit Awards celebration on February 16.
The NCSEA was formed to enhance the standard level of practice of structural engineering professions.
Structurlam noted that Kam-Biron has over 20 years of experience managing and designing a wide range of products.
She is a licensed structural engineer in California and previously served as vice president of education for the American Wood Council. She is also a Past President of the Structural Engineers Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) and was recently inducted into the SEAOSC College of Fellows. She sits on several committees, including NCSEA Basic Education, the International Code Council Professional Development Council Education, and is past president of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Structural Engineering Institute Wood Education, as well as the SEAOSC Foundation and Women in Structural Engineering.