Crystal A. Markley, PE

Lead Civil Engineer, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District

A ten-year veteran mentor and nine-year board member with the Northeast Florida affiliate, Crystal has mentored more than 175 ACT students, all from Title 1 schools. In addition to adapting and creating negotiation and teamwork modules, she regularly presents civil/site engineering overviews to students combined with engaging hands-on activities. Her mentoring relationship with many ACE alumni continues well into their college and professional years. One of Crystal’s mentees recently became an ACE mentor. As a board member, Crystal frequently represents ACE at professional outreach events, recruits new mentors, and facilitates mentor orientation sessions.