Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering Graduates of the Last Decade (CCEE GOLD) is a group of alumni from the Iowa State University Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (ISU CCEE) department who graduated within the last 10 years. CCEE GOLD provides opportunities to foster relationships amongst members, students, and faculty through professional development, mentoring, and collaboration. Our goal is to create a network of alumni who are actively engaged with ISU CCEE students, faculty, and staff. You can contact us via email at

CCEE Gold Alumni Committee

CCEE GOLD (Graduates of the Last Decade) is a committee of young alumni giving back and provides opportunities to recruit, network, advocate and raise awareness for the department and engineering professions through:

  • department events
  • alumni and industry panels
  • classroom speaking
  • career fair prep sessions
  • awards banquets
  • advisory councils

Members assist in the planning of department alumni events, particularly in the Des Moines metro, for all civil, construction and environmental engineering alumni and friends.

  • Annual Bike Ride
  • Zoo Brew
  • Homecoming Tailgate
  • professional development talks
  • and more!

Interested in joining? Contact

GOLD Committee Members

Brandon Niebuhr, BS CE 2015
Snyder & Associates

Jacob Verry, BS CE 2018
HR Green

Lauren Bockholt, BS ConE 2017, MEng CE 2018
Ryan Companies

Chloe Hamer, BS EnvE 2023
HR Green

Linda Dainty
CCEE Outreach Coordinator