Young Engineer of the Year

The Young Engineer of the Year Award, if presented, is awarded to a practicing structural engineer aged 35 or younger (as of the date of the application deadline) who is recognized by colleagues for his/her outstanding service and commitment to the profession and association, involvement with the mentoring and development of younger members, and technical and ethical competence. 

2020 Young Engineer of the Year 

Sarah Scarborough

Sarah is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in civil engineering with a focus in Structures. At PES Structural Engineers, Sarah has over eight years of experience on projects ranging from hotels and industrial buildings to senior living facilities and high-end automotive dealerships. In addition to serving as a Project Manager for the firm, she acts as the Quality Assurance Manager and assists in overseeing the firm's continuing education and onboarding programs. She also focuses on the development and implementation of company processes and standards. Sarah is involved with the Georgia Community of Practice of the Lean Construction Institute and serves as a current board member and past chair of the SEAOG Young Members Group.