The Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers is proud to award Brian L. Schull, PE, PSPE 2020 Engineer of the Year. The PSPE State Engineer of the Year Award publicly recognizes outstanding engineers based on criteria including professional achievements, civic, political, engineering and educational contributions.

Brian is currently Assistant Department Manager in Construction Management with SAI Consulting Engineers in Pittsburgh, PA, where he has been employed for over 30 years.  Brian has both his Bachelor and Master of Science Degrees from the University of Pittsburgh.

Brian has managed construction projects for the PA Turnpike, PennDOT, Allegheny County Airport Authority, Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County Sanitary Authority, and the Port Authority of Allegheny County, among others.  Before working at SAI, he was employed by PennDOT District 1-0, WS Mocha, and TW Consultants.

Notable Projects include Brookline Boulevard and Rehabilitation, ALCOSAN Customer Service and Training Facility, Summerset at Frick Park Nine Mile Run Land Development, North Baggage Handling System Building, Martin Luther King Jr. East Busway Extension, Pittsburgh International Airport, and Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting/Training Center.

Brian has been very active with PSPE and the Pittsburgh Chapter.  He has held many Chapter positions:

  • 2006 to 2009 – Director
  • 2009 to 2010 – Vice-President
  • 2010 to 2011 – President Elect
  • 2011 to 2012 – President
  • 2012 to 2013 – Immediate Past-President
  • 2017 to Present – Executive Secretary

Brian has been involved with the Chapter’s Newsletter, MATHCOUNTS, and Awards Committee.  He has received the L.W. Hornfleck Dedicated Service Award and the Silvio Lorenzi President’s Gold Star Award.

Brian is a member of many other professional and technical societies, including Association for Bridge Construction and Design, American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society of Highway Engineers, SPEO, and the University of Pittsburgh Civil Engineering Alumni Club.

Brian is an Eagle Scout (Boy Scouts of America Troop 25), Order of the Arrow, a summer camp counselor and Leader.  Brian has also been involved with both the Rocky Grove Church of God and Rocky Grove High School choral, Orchestral, Choral, and Alumni Bands.