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About Us

Welcome to the Erie Niagara Chapter of the New York State Society of Professional Engineers (NYSSPE). This is a vibrant and dynamic community where we work diligently to uphold the high standards of the engineering profession in Erie and Niagara Counties. Our organization is part of a statewide network that has been dedicated to fostering the growth and progression of the engineering community in New York for over 90 years.

Our Vision

Our vision is to be an indispensable, inclusive community that inspires and supports the professional growth of our members. We aim to be the cornerstone of engineering excellence in the Erie Niagara region, showcasing the essential role engineers play in shaping and sustaining our environment and infrastructure.

Our Mission

The mission of the NYSSPE Erie Niagara Chapter is to promote and defend the lawful and ethical practice of engineering, foster networking and collaboration among local engineers of all disciplines, support education initiatives in our communities, and advocate for the interests of our members at the local, state, and national levels.

What We Do

We provide a platform for the engineering community to connect, share knowledge, and foster innovation. Our initiatives include a broad range of activities, from monthly meetings and technical presentations, to educational outreach programs and collaborative public projects. We continuously strive to elevate the status of the engineering profession and acknowledge the hard work and dedication of our peers through various awards and recognitions.


As part of the NYSSPE, we have a robust advocacy program. Our focus is to ensure that the laws and regulations of our state uphold the integrity of the engineering profession, protect the public welfare, and maintain a favorable operating environment for engineers. We actively engage with policymakers at the local, state, and national level.


Our diverse membership comprises engineers from all disciplines and career stages, from students and emerging professionals to seasoned practitioners and retired engineers. We welcome new members who share our passion for engineering excellence and our commitment to upholding the ethics and integrity of the engineering profession.

If you are an engineer who resides or works in Erie or Niagara counties and are passionate about making a positive impact on the profession and your community, we encourage you to join us. The NYSSPE Erie Niagara Chapter offers you the opportunity to connect with peers, contribute to the profession, and enhance your skills through lifelong learning.

We’re excited about the future of engineering in our region and look forward to working together with you to keep the Erie Niagara Chapter at the forefront of engineering innovation and professionalism.