Full Name
Rick Guerra, P.E., Fellow NSPE
Job Title
President 2021-2022
National Society of Professional Engineers
Speaker Bio
Rick Guerra, P.E., F.NSPE is the 2021-2022 President of the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) and assumed the role in July 2021.

He is President/CEO, and majority shareholder of Jose I. Guerra, Inc., a full-service facilities engineering firm with offices in Austin and San Antonio, Texas. The firm provides a comprehensive range of Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineering services to clients throughout the State of Texas.

Rick has been an active member of NSPE since 1994. He was president of NSPE-Texas in 2017 and has served on numerous committees and tasks forces at the national level. In 2018 he was named a NSPE Fellow.

He received his BS in Mechanical Engineering in 1982 and his MS in Engineering in 1988, both from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in Texas and California. In 2007, Mr. Guerra was appointed by Governor Rick Perry as the Licensed Professional Engineer Member of the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners, where he served until 2019.

Rick is also an active volunteer for his church, Boy Scouts of America and various other community organizations. He continues to promote the engineering profession by serving as a guest lecturer at UT Austin, acting as a high school Career Day host and serving as an engineering mentor for local high school students.
Rick Guerra, P.E., Fellow NSPE