About ITE

Council Leadership Team

Chair: Lindsey Van Parys, GHD, Roseville, CA, USA
Vice Chair (Major Products): Gordon Meth, Robson Forensic, Lake Hiawatha, NJ, USA
Vice Chair (Council Life): Meghan Mitman, Fehr and Peers, Walnut Creek, CA, USA
Vice Chair (Collaboration): Beverly Kuhn, College Station, TTI-TAMU, TX, USA


The Council Leadership Team provides leadership and coordination across the councils of activities that provide value to the councils’ membership and the ITE membership at large.


Deliver a culture of leadership and action resulting in sustainable and value-added technical activities leading to new or improved products for our membership. 


Cultivate robust and transparent communication between the International Board of Direction, Council Leadership Team, and Technical Councils and Committees to support activities leading to greater accountability of, value for, growth in, and esteem for ITE Council and Committee chairs that yield benefits to ITE members.


  1. Serve as a conduit between the International Board of Direction (iBOD) and the Councils.
  2. Identify opportunities for coordination and collaboration among councils and committees.
  3. Provide council and committee chairs with resources to deliver products and services.
  4. Invest in leadership growth of council and committee chairs and assist with succession planning.
  5. Maximize volunteer opportunities.

ITE Council Operational Information

  • Council Operating Guidelines
  • Council Expense Form (for council chairs/vice-chairs only)
  • Project Proposal Form PDF  |  Word
  • ITE’s NEW Webinar Idea Proposal and Development Process:
    1. First, complete the ITE Webinar Idea Proposal Form
    2. Your proposal is then reviewed by ITE Professional Development Committee and ITE Staff. 
    3. Once your proposal has been reviewed and accepted, you will be notified and asked to complete the ITE Webinar Development Form to continue to develop your webinar throughout its entirety. 

      To learn more about the process of proposing and developing a webinar please visit the Webinar Management System located here.