Long Service to Structural Engineering Earns LAN’s Jon D. Jelinek Honorary Membership to SEAoT
October 17, 2014
(HOUSTON – Oct. 17, 2014) The Structural Engineers Association of Texas (SEAoT) recognized Jon D. Jelinek, associate and team leader of LAN’s facilities group, with Honorary Membership for his long service to the industry. Jelinek was inducted on Oct. 10 during the SEAoT Annual State Conference held at Fort Worth.
Jelinek, P.E., has served the structural engineering industry for more than 30 years and SEAoT for over 20 years. He is part of the most recent class of Honorary Member inductees and LAN’s first employee to receive this recognition. He served SEAoT’s Board of Directors as secretary from 1996-2010, as president in 2011, and as past president in 2012.
“The award is a tribute to Jon’s outstanding service to the structural engineering industry over the last 33 years,” said LAN president Dennis Petersen. “It’s a great honor that he has worked very hard to achieve.”
Jelinek has provided project management and structural design services for hundreds of projects throughout the world, including institutional, commercial, and industrial buildings, as well as port and hydraulic structures in the U.S. Jelinek holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in civil engineering from Texas Tech University and the University of Texas at Austin, respectively. He is a registered professional engineer in fifteen states.