Byron Konstantinidis, member since 1975, was born in Istanbul, Turkey and currently resides in Huntington Beach, California. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering at Robert College in 1971 and his Masters degree in Civil Engineering (Geotechnical Major) at the University of New Mexico in 1972. His field of specialty is geotechnical engineering for a wide range of projects. Mr. Konstantinidis is a founding Principal of Geotechnical Professionals Inc. (GPI), a firm offering full geotechnical services for commercial developments and public works projects. Prior to co-founding GPI in 1989, he served in technical management positions for Geofon and Fugro/Ertec. Byron was inducted as a life member in 2013.