2018–2020 State Society Officers

State PresidentBrian Kalina, P.E.Brian Kalina, P.E.
Southwest Gas Corporation

Mr. Brian Kalina has more than 15 years of experience in construction and engineering responsibilities, 10 of which have been in the natural gas industry. Mr. Kalina has functioned as design engineer, project manager and supervising engineer for a variety of projects associated with natural gas distribution and transmission pipelines. He is currently a Technical Services Manager responsible for administering Southwest Gas Corporation's Southern Nevada Divisions operations and maintenance requirements associated with measurement and control, meter performance and large meter set installations, SCADA communications systems, cathodic protection systems, and the Davis Dam Compressor station to meet Federal (PHMSA) and State requirements. He is also the Company’s SNV Chair for college collaboration and outreach with the Southern Nevada School districts and colleges. He has a Master’s degree in Business Administration, a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering and is licensed by the Nevada State Board of Engineers as a Civil Engineer. Brian has served as President and Director/Programming for the Southern Nevada NSPE chapter, and as the NSPE-NV National Delegate and Western Pacific Region representative.

State Past-President/FoundationChair Craig Sisco, P.E.Chair Craig Sisco, P.E.
Southwest Gas Corporation

State President-Elect/National Delegate
Bob Thomsen, P.E.
GES Geotechnical

State Treasurer
Michael Ross, P.E.
Southwest Gas Corporation

State Secretary
Robert Aytes, P.E.
Southwest Gas Corporation