The American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) has hired Nichole O'Connor as manager of education and certification.
In her new role, O'Connor will assist Brian Henry, ASPE's director of affiliate relations and education, in developing and enhancing the organization's educational offerings, including webinars, workshops, technical sessions at ASPE's national events, and other continuing education opportunities. She also will help manage ASPE's certification programs and support its education and credentialing committees.
O'Conner comes to ASPE after almost two decades as the program officer for events and conferences for the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA). She received a Bachelor of Science in speech communication education from Iowa State University.
"We look forward to having Nichole become a valuable part of the ASPE Team," said Billy Smith, FASPE, ASPE executive director and CEO. "Continuing education and certification are vital components of our membership benefits, and Nichole will be an important contributor in helping continue to serve our members."