Nine Selected to Participate in SSR’s Summer Intern Program
Smith Seckman Reid, Inc. (SSR) a leader among engineering firms in designing, consulting, and commissioning projects introduces the nine participants in the 2015 summer internship program. Covering three of the firm’s major service lines, the program lasts two to three months with interns gaining valuable, hands on experience working on projects that reinforce the fundamental skills they are learning in school.
Stephen Laswell and Derek Phillips are mechanical interns in the firm’s Nashville office under Kevin Graham, PE, LEED AP, Mechanical Discipline Leader. They will have the opportunity to work on various projects during their internships, including healthcare and sports/entertainment projects.
Laswell is currently attending Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. He is expected to graduate in December of 2015 with a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering. Phillips is also a current student at Vanderbilt University studying Mechanical Engineering. He is expected to graduate in May 2017. Phillips is the current recipient of the Smith Seckman Reid Engineering Scholarship, awarded to one Vanderbilt student every year.
Eric Nedeljko and Cody Swayze are electrical interns in the firm’s Nashville office under Scott Terry, PE, Electrical Discipline Leader. They will have the opportunity to work on various projects during their internships, including healthcare and sports/entertainment projects.
Nedeljko is attending the University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, OH, where he is studying Electrical Engineering. He is expected to graduate in May of 2016. Swayze is an honors student at Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, TN. He is studying to earn a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, with a concentration in power systems and building design.
Zachary Dysinger, David Guerrero, Kristen Haltom, and Hannah Weisenberger are civil interns in the firm’s Memphis office under Patrick Smith, PE, RLS, CPESC, Program Director for the Horizontal Program. All four interns will be involved in various site design and transportation projects during their time with SSR.
Dysinger is currently a student at the University of Tennessee at Martin, in Martin, TN. He is studying to earn a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and is expected to graduate in May of 2016. Guerrero attends Christian Brothers University in Memphis, TN, where he is majoring in Civil and Environmental Engineering. He is expected to graduate in May of 2016. Haltom is a student at University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, AR. She is expected to graduate in May of 2016 with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. Weisenberger is studying Civil Engineering at Mississippi State University in Starkville, MS. She expects to graduate in May of 2016.
Samantha Moline is interning in the firm’s Human Resources Department. During the summer internship program, she will have an opportunity to work on the firm’s new recruiting campaign. Moline is a graduate student at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, TN, where she is studying to graduate in December of 2015 with a Master of Arts in Psychology, concentration in industrial/organizational psychology.