San Diego ASNT

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American Society for Nondestructive Testing

Speaker for April 3rd

     Marybeth Miceli is the President and Founder of Miceli Infrastructure Consulting (MIC) Los Angeles, CA and a co-founder of the We-NDT Marketing Network (NV). Ms. Miceli has over 20 years experience in nondestructive evaluation and testing. She is a Materials Science Engineer with a background in civil infrastructure, technology transfer, failure analysis, quality assurance, advanced sensors, and structural monitoring. Ms. Miceli works with asset owners to determine which NDT and SHM technologies should be used on their structures to get actionable data. Ms. Miceli’s work has ranged from Infrared Thermography on FRP bridge decks to acoustic microscopy research to field testing of assets using UT, ET, MT, PT and VT as well as strain gages and many advanced sensors. She has worked on various projects from the antenna of the Empire State Building and Ground Zero following 9/11, to multiple baseball stadiums, military assets, and well over 100 bridges. Ms. Miceli is also a consultant for the Department of Homeland Security on aging infrastructure and on the FHWA LTBP SHM and NDT advisory group.

     Ms. Miceli has just begun her second 3-year term on the Board of Directors for the ASNT, served a 2-year term as the Section Operations Chair and 5 years as the Chair of their Infrastructure Committee on the T&E Council. She is ASNT’s youngest fellow and has served on the Governance Committee 11 years. Ms. Miceli has been the recipient of an ASNT Research Fellowship, the Young NDT Professional Award and the Mentoring Award and is the 2016 recipient of the Charles N. Sherlock Meritorious Service Recognition. She also helped create the awards for Advancement of Women in NDT, Advancement of Veterans in NDT, as well as the William F. Via Lifetime Service Award for Bridge NDT.

     Additionally, Ms. Miceli is the Secretary on the Board of Directors for the American Aerospace Technical Academy, which provides free NDT training to Veterans and disadvantaged young adults in the Los Angeles area. 

     Ms. Miceli is a Chartered Engineer and Member of BINDT, an invited member of ISHMII, currently serving on the ASTM E07.10 committee and the editorial board of the Journal for Civil Engineering. Ms. Miceli obtained her M.S. from Virginia Tech her B.S. from The Johns Hopkins University.

     Ms. Miceli has appeared on Modern Marvels (History Channel), Fox News, Fox’s Morning Show with Mike and Juliet, WNBC,, CBS-KDKA, as well as in USA Today, CNN Money, and the Wall Street Journal, amongst others. Ms. Miceli is a social media pioneer in the NDT field and created, produced, and launched the social media-based NDT awareness campaign #whyiNDT on various platforms as well as the Flaw Photo Friday trend on LinkedIn.


What is ASNT?

American Society for Nondestructive Testing is the world's largest technical society for nondestructive testing (NDT) professionals.
It was formed in 1941 to provide opportunities for people to get involved with education, research, section operations, and leadership dealing with Quality and NDT.

How can I take part?

· The San Diego Section holds monthly meetings in which you are cordially invited to attend. If you are interested, please contact the SD Section  The ASNT website has additional information you can view at

Best Western
Seven Seas’ Restaurant.
411 Hotel Circle S,

San Diego, 92108.

Meeting day:
First Tuesday of each month

No Meeting: 
July, August & January

Board Meeting:
Begins at 4:45 P.M.

Social Hour:
 Begins at 5:15 P.M.

Dinner :
Served promptly at 6:15 P.M. in the
 "Lord Jim Room"