Shaun Theriot-Smith

Civil Engineer (EIT), Leader, Veteran, Public Servant, Husband, Father

Can We Fix Houston’s Flooding Problem?

Hurricane Harvey has brought a destructive intensity and distribution of rainfall that has highlighted, again, the Achilles heel of our metropolis's infrastructure: a lack of development oversight and facilities to protect the integrity of our communities. It has, however, reminded us of our strengths -- the ever-present tenacity and grit that our citizens possess and their endless capacity to galvanize in the face of adversity.


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Proud to be Appointed to the Harris-Galveston Subsidence District Board of Directors

Deeply humbled to announce that I have been appointed by City of Houston's Mayor Turner to serve on the Harris - Galveston Subsidence District Board of Directors to advocate for the residents of Houston in the monitoring and regulation of groundwater withdrawal.


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Engineers Week 2017 — Building Communities Overseas

February 19th through 25th is Engineers Week 2017! E-week is a multi-discipline engineering and STEM career-focused event to celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and to illuminate our profession to youth. Many of my colleagues are sharing their story this week so I thought I would highlight my own professional narrative and passion for engineering and public service.


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Now an Amazon Web Services Certified Solutions Architect!

Proud to announce that I have completed the exam and have become an Amazon Web Services Certified Solutions Architect - Associate! I am eager to find ways that this industry and others can leverage cloud technology and development to improve the quality of life for the communities we live in and serve.


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Happy Holidays and Welcome 2017!

Happy holidays from the Theriot-Smiths! We hope you all have a wonderfully memorable and meaningful time with your loved ones. We're looking forward to 2017!


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