Terracon is proud to announce that Melvin C. Williams, F.SAME, FACEC, has been inducted into The Citadel’s Academy of Engineers, which honors engineering leaders from both the public and private sectors who have enjoyed substantial success in their professional lives and made significant contributions to their communities.
All inductees have lived a life consistent with The Citadel School of Engineering mission, which is to “educate and develop Principled Engineering Leaders to serve a global community” and with the School’s values that include integrity, diversity, respect for others, professional and intellectual development for all, and excellence through continuous improvement. He will be the 45th engineering honoree of the Academy and the 1st graduate of the evening college.
Williams earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering Technology from South Carolina State University and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental and Civil Engineering from the Citadel in 2000, both with honors.
A vice president with Terracon Consultants, Inc. he is a Fellow with both the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) and Society of American Military Engineers (SAME). For this service Williams was also named the 2023 “Engineer of the Year” by the Charleston Engineering Joint Council and a 2022 Ground Breaker by GroundBreaker Carolinas Magazine.
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