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Civil engineer

Richard William Liesse, American civil engineer. Registered professional engineer, Texas, Illinois; professional land surveyor, Texas.


Liesse, Richard William was born on February 2, 1954 in Lasalle, Illinois, United States. Son of Nicholas B. and Mary Joann (Wolfe) Liesse.


Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University Illinois, 1976.


Civil engineer I, II, Illinois Department Transportation, Ottawa, 1976-1978;resident engineer, Illinois Department Transportation, Ottawa, 1978-1979;field supervisor, Survcon, Inc., Houston, 1979-1981;project coordinator, Survcon, Inc., Houston, 1981-1983;staff engineer, Turner, Collie & Braden, Inc., Houston, 1983-1984;project manager, VanSickle, Mickelson & Klein, Inc., Houston, 1984-1986;director engineering, Dean Zajicek & Associations, Houston, 1986-1988;consultant, Richard W. Liesse, P.E., Houston, since 1987;project manager, Lichliter/Jameson & Associations, Houston, since 1988. Vice-chairman Houston Engineers Week Committee, 1990-1991, chairman, 1991-1992.


  • Registered professional engineer, Texas, Illinois. Professional land surveyor, Texas.


Volunteer Act for 8-KUHT Membership Doctor, Houston, 1983. Director acolytes St. Cyril Catholic Church, Houston, since 1981, liturgy commission, since 1981, eucharistic minister, usher, since 1983. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Texas Society Professional Engineers (president Sam Houston chapter 1990-1991, treasurer region IV 1988-1990, Young Engineer of Year 1988, Dannenbaum award 1990), University of Illinois Alumni Club Houston (president since 1986, social chairman 1984-1986).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, weightlifting, softball, jogging, carpentry.


Married Debra Louise Read, May 15, 1982. Children: Nicholas, Matthew.

Nicholas B. Liesse

Mary Joann (Wolfe) Liesse

Debra Louise Read

Nicholas Liesse

Matthew Liesse