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ACEC Georgia Mentorship Program

This program provides an opportunity for all ACEC Georgia members to participate in a formal mentorship program that will mutually benefit both mentors and mentees. The program will foster professional development, provide the opportunity for network growth, and provide the tools to build a successful mentorship relationship.

Program Summary:

The ACEC Georgia Mentorship Program will pair experienced professionals with junior/mid-level employees based on in-person networking and application responses. The program requires a six-month commitment that includes three (3) in-person events and two (2) virtual events during which an industry professional will discuss mentorship and professional development topics that will aid in fostering mentorship skills and career growth for each participant. Additionally, mentorship pairs will be required to meet at a minimum of three (3) times outside of the formal mentorship program events hosted by ACEC Georgia. The Mentorship program is open to all professionals who are employees of ACEC Georgia Member Firms (engineering and non-engineering).


Benefits for Mentors:

Mentors in the ACEC Georgia Mentorship Program have an opportunity to expand their repertoire of professional knowledge and skills through their instruction and facilitation of others. Other mentor benefits include:

  • Provides fulfillment and satisfaction of helping others and contributing to the development of colleagues.
  • Extends network of industry colleagues and builds community.
  • Supports use and development of key competencies leading to growth.
  • Encourages examination of the status quo and alternative possibilities.
  • Encourages renewed ideas and perspectives on one’s leadership role.


Benefits for Mentees:

Mentees have an opportunity to gain practical knowledge and insight into the engineering industry from a seasoned professional who has achieved the level of expertise they aspire to attain. Other mentee benefits include:

  • Receives guidance and support from a respected industry professional.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Increased industry knowledge and confidence.
  • Greater awareness of other approaches to work.
  • Builds a network of colleagues and expanded knowledge of the A/E/C landscape in Georgia.
  • Having a confidential sounding board for ideas and challenges.


Program Dates:

Event 1: Orientation & Networking

Date/Time: Wednesday, June 14th, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Location: ACEC Georgia Office


Event 2: Round Table Discussion

Date/Time: Thursday, August 17, 2023, 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Location: ACEC Georgia Office


Event 3: Virtual Check-in #1 - People Management

Date/Time: Tuesday, September 28, 2023, 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Location: Virtual – Zoom


Event 4: Virtual Check-in #2 – Communication & Networking

Date/Time: Thursday, November 2, 2023, 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Location: Virtual – Zoom


Event 5: Holiday Mixer

Date/Time: Thursday, December 7, 2023, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Location: ACEC Georgia Office


Mentorship Program Registrations Fee: $150

The fee covers:

  • Food & beverages at all in-person sessions.
  • Administrative and other hard costs associated with the program.


This program is limited to ACEC Georgia Members Only.