CONCORD, NH (April 24, 2017) — Charlie Head, co-founder of Sanborn Head & Associates, Inc., has been appointed to a one-year term as President of the Geoprofessional Business Association (GBA). He officially accepted office with the non-profit association for geoprofessional firms on April 7 in Washington, D.C.
Through advocacy, education and collaboration, the Association helps members and clients confront risk and optimize performance. Head has been actively involved with the GBA for more than a decade and as President, Head is looking forward to working with the board of directors to find new ways to advance the Association. “I’m honored to be leading the GBA,” said Head. “I am committed to finding creative solutions through upgrading our conference experience, focusing on the production of highly relevant educational and reference materials as well as developing a new strategic plan that will strengthen the GBA’s growth and success through 2020.”
In addition to the multitude of resources the GBA offers, Head believes the networking is the greatest benefit. “Some of the most prestigious firms across the country belong to the GBA,” he noted. “Although we may be competitors, we share ideas and ways to advance the business.”
Head encourages anyone in the industry to join the GBA and to get involved. “There is so much information available to members and the access to resources is invaluable,” mentioned Head. “The Association’s Committees and Councils keep members informed by publishing news and developing educational resources related to any existing issues impacting the geoprofessional business. This kind of openness and sharing, helps firms navigate through business challenges.”
Sanborn Head is an engineering and technical consulting firm serving a broad array of private, public and institutional clients in the development, energy, industrial, and solid waste markets. Our multi-disciplinary team of engineers and scientists specializes in integrating our core expertise in earth, energy, and environment to deliver innovative, yet practical solutions to our clients.