Central Valley Chapter
California Land Surveyors Association

Promoting the professional practice of land surveying in the California Central Valley.
Serving the greater Merced, Stanislaus and San Joaquin County Area."


CLSA Central Valley Chapter Meeting Information

You will find details on the December 2012 meeting of the CLSA Central Valley Chapter below. Please contact any of the chapter officers with questions about the meeting.

  • Date and Time: Wednesday, December 05, 2012 at 6:30 PM
  • Location: Perko's in Modesto (901 North Carpenter Road)
  • Speaker: Rolland Van De Valk, CLSA Secretary
  • Topic: CLSA Strategic Plan 2012

Rolland Van De Valk is currently the CLSA Secretary for 2012 and will be installed as the President Elect at the first Board of Directors meeting in 2013. Mr. Van De Valk has worked in the land surveyor profession since 1987 and is currently a Senior Land Surveyor for Diversified Project Services International, Inc. in Bakersfield, CA. Before that Mr. Van De Valk was a Project Manager for another private engineering and land surveying firm in Bakersfield for over 16 years.

Mr. Van De Valk has been active in CLSA holding all of the Bakersfield Chapter offices and serving as the Chapter’s Director for 4 years before accepting the nomination to serve CLSA on the State level. Mr. Van De Valk is active on several standing committees.

You can download the 2012 Strategic Plan in pdf format.

You can download Rolland's Powerpoint here in pdf format.

You can download the CLSA 5 Year Review Powerpoint here in pdf format.

You can download the meeting notice here in pdf format.

You can download the meeting minutes here in pdf format.

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