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New APWA staff

Carol Estes has joined the APWA staff as a Technical Services Program Manager. Carol serves as the staff liaison for the Transportation, Engineering & Technology, and UPROW Committees.

Carol has served in several public works operational areas at both the state and local levels. For the past eight years she has worked in the private sector as president of Estes Consulting, a transportation/traffic engineering company.

Carol received a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Kansas and an M.S. in Civil Engineering from Kansas State University. She currently resides in Olathe, Kansas with her husband and daughter.

Peggy Van Hooser has joined the APWA staff. She came from Trans World Airlines with over 10 years experience as a ticket agent and was responsible for the operational support in the area of customer service and distribution.

Peggy has continued her career with APWA as a Membership Assistant. She is part of a team that handles membership cards and questions regarding membership.

Peggy, her husband, Patrick, and daughter, Emily, reside in Kansas City, Missouri.