Membership Categories

Individual Membership

Same individual membership offers professionals in the A/E/C field the opportunity to develop important business contacts through national and regional events, and build those relationships further through our worldwide network of Posts.

Uniformed Service or Civilian Membership - For uniformed services members and civilians who work for DOD, USCG or USPHS Only.

Individual Member - Members who do not belong to other categories.

Young Member - Special individual membership category for those under the age of 36.

Retired Member - Offered at a special yearly rate and is open to all individuals who are fully retired and no longer employed by anyone.

Student Member - Free and open to full-time high school or undergraduate students at an accredited college or university.

Life Member - Open to any existing individual member.

Sustaining Membership (Private Industry)

SAME Sustaining memberships offer your company the opportunity to network with industry leaders in the public sector and uniformed services.  Learn about upcoming projects first-hand at numerous workshops and events, such as the annual Engineering Service Chiefs and Federal Programs Briefings.  Interact with young members as they find their path in the A/E/C field.

As part of your membership, you may appoint five staff members as representatives.  SAME requires that one of those representatives must be in its Young Member category (35 years of age or younger).

Public Agency Membership

SAME Public Agency membership gives you the opportunity to work with a non-profit, professional organization that supports your mission.

Non-Profit Organization Membership

Any non-profit organization may join SAME.  Included with the membership are five slots for individual representatives to represent the organization at regional and national SAME events.  SAME requires that one of those representatives must be in its Young Member category (35 years of age or younger).

Academic Institution Membership

Academic institutions interested in mentoring the A/E/C professionals of tomorrow should work with SAME and its mentoring goals.  SAME offers contact with important officials in both the public and private sectors.

Academic Institution membership includes four slots for individual representatives to represent the institution at local, regional and national education and training events.  These representatives must be faculty or staff of the institution, and SAME requires that one of the representatives must be a young member (35 years of age or younger).

Benefits of SAME Membership

Connect with top engineering officials from the public and private sector at SAME conferenced.  Learn about upcoming projects directly from the Engineering Service Chiefs.  Building important relationships with SAME's community of more that 21,000 A/E/C professionals.  Strengthen those relationships through our network of more than 120 Posts (chapters) worldwide.

Enhance your professional skills and education, through SAME training workshops.  Achieve your E.I.T. or P.E. accreditation through SAME workshops, or earn vital continuing education credits.

Be the first to learn about important A/E/C changes, contracts and awards through subscriptions to industry-leading print and electronic publications; The Military Engineer, SAME News and Government and Industry e-News provide you with important details of projects and accomplishments in the field.

Become a Member

For additional information, including membership dues information, please contact our Membership Chair by clicking on the following link.


"We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technologies, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology."

SAME - Southern Arizona Post - Tucson, AZ

Carl Sagan,

American Astronomer

Current SASAME Sustaining Members

POC: Point of Contact


13355 Noel Road, Suite 400

Dallas, Texas 75240

POC: Shannon Slobodien

(703) 682-9001

Banda Group International, LLC

1799 East Queen Creek, Suite 1

Chandler, Arizona 85286

POC: Sarah Bigger

(208) 340-2322

Eaton Corporation
P.O. Box 1082
Fairplay, Colorado 80440
POC: Gilbert Perry

(719) 227-7773


1598 North Hill Field Road, Suite B

Layton, Utah 84041

POC: David Willis

(801) 631-6305

Guardian Construction, Inc.

360 South Fort Lane, Building 1, Suite D

Layton, Utah 84041

POC:  David Poma

(801) 878-0876

Ninyo & Moore

5710 Ruffin Road

San Diego, California 92123

POC: Christie Ripley

(858) 576-1000

Quality Testing, LLC

175 South Hamilton Place, Building 6, Suite 114

Gilbert, Arizona 85233

POC:  Edward Mears

(480) 708-3059

S & K Design-Build, LLLC
11821 North Marana Tech Drive
Marana, Arizona 85658

POC: Jim Hynes

(520) 742-0457

Stantec Consulting Inc.

6100 Frost Place

Laurel, Maryland 20707

POC: Lori Van Dermark

(301) 220-1861

Terracon Consultants, Inc.

10841 South Ridgeview Road

Olathe, Kansas 66061

POC: Jeri Rease

(913) 909-2728


1105 Lakewood Parkway, Suite 300

Alpharetta, Georgia 30009

POC:  Wendy Parker

(610) 877-6145