2016 PENC Scholarship Award

July 13, 2016

Derek Esterly


Derek Esterly is a 2016 graduate of Grays Creek High School in Hope Mills, North Carolina where he graduated number one in his class.  Derek is an accomplished athlete having competed in Baseball and Tennis, where he was the team captain at his high school for the past three years.  He is also a Tang Soo Do 1st degree black belt where he competed at state and national levels.  Derek is an Eagle Scout from Troop 787 and has camped outdoors for 125 nights and hiked more than 300 miles.  He is also a member of the National Honor Society and the Academy of Scholars.  Derek received a $2,000 scholarship and will put that towards his pursuit of a degree in Aerospace Engineering at North Carolina State University.






PENC South Central Chapter

PENC’s South Central Chapter comprises the following counties:
Richmond, Scotland, Robeson, Bladen, Sampson, Cumberland, Hoke, Moore, Lee and Harnett

South Central Chapter Leadership 2016-2017

Julia V. Miller, PE
Froehling & Robertson, Inc.
(910) 323-9832    


Vice President
Kelly J. Dodson PE
Jenkins Consulting Engineers, PA


Gerald Croll


Jimmy Kizer, PE Moorman, Kizer & Reitzel


General Board Member
Gary Prime, PE
Moorman, Kizer & Reitzel, Inc.
(910) 484-5191