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Civil engineer

Laurence Teis Schaper, American civil engineer. Registered professional engineer, Kansas, Missouri, California.

Background

Schaper, Laurence Teis was born on October 6, 1936 in Beloit, Kansas, United States. Son of Harry Weber and Pauline (Teis) Schaper.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Engineering, Kansas State University, 1959. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Stanford University, 1962. Master of Science in Environmental Health Engineering, University Kansas, 1968.

Career

Junior engineer Kansas Water Resources Board, Topeka, 1959—1960. Junior civil engineer California Division of highways, San Franciso, 1961. Civil engineer Black & Veatch, Kansas City, Missouri, 1962—1984, partner, 1985—1991, senior partner, since 1991.

With United States Naval Reserve, 1959-1968.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Kansas, Missouri, California.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapter to Solid Waste Handbook, Recycling Handbook.

Membership

Member advisory board Shawnee Mission (Kansas) Public Schools, 1973—1978. City councilman City of Prairie Village, Kansas, 1978—1982. Board directors Public Service television Station, Kansas City, 1975—1980.

Elder Southminster Presbyterian Church, since 1966. Fellow: American Society of Civil Engineers. Member: American Academy Environmental Engineers (diplomate), Consulting Engineers Council Missouri, Missouri Society Professional Engineers, American Water Works Association, American Public Works Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading.

Connections

Married Marcia Sue Abmeyer, August 20, 1960. Children: Ross Michael, Neil Mitchell.

father:
Harry Weber Schaper

mother:
Pauline (Teis) Schaper

spouse:
Marcia Sue Abmeyer

children:
Ross Michael Schaper

Neil Mitchell Schaper