Rossana D’Antonio, P.E., GE, ENV SP, F.ASCE
Lifetime Achievement in Civil Engineering
Rossana D’Antonio serves as Deputy Director for Los Angeles County Public Works. She provides executive leadership for the development of sustainable communities, resilient housing, private sector commercial market-places and jobs, and emergency management.
A 30-year Department veteran, Rossana has extensive background in many disciplines of engineering, management, operations and business processes. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from Fresno State and an MBA with emphasis in leadership and organizational development from Pepperdine University. In 2020, Rossana was appointed by Governor Gavin Newsom to the California Board of Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists where she currently works to ensure protection of the public and the environment with competent and ethical professional services. She is a passionate advocate for equal opportunity in the workplace through recruitment, mentoring, outreach, and diverse advancement. Currently, she serves on the ASCE Board of Direction and the Government Engineers Council.
Society Director on Board of Direction, Oct 2022 - Present
California Board of Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists, Present
American Society of Civil EngineersAmerican Society of Civil Engineers
TCLEE: El Salvador Earthquake Investigation Committee · Jan 2001 - Feb 2001TCLEE: El Salvador Earthquake Investigation Committee · Jan 2001 - Feb 2001
Five person reconnaissance team of devastating after-effects of earthquakes