Name: Calvin Pin
Position for Nomination: Deputy Chair
Calvin is seeking the position of Deputy Chair of YPT Vancouver. He has been working in the transportation industry for over three years, previously working for the City of Vancouver and MMM Group, he is now currently at Parsons Inc., formerly Delcan Corporation as a Transportation Engineer. Calvin has completed his Master’s degree in Transportation Engineering at the University of British Columbia (UBC) where he was deeply involved in growing and supporting the UBC Chapter of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) for a number of years.
As one of the initial founders of YPT Vancouver, Calvin is eager to continue promoting the transportation industry by engaging likeminded professionals with intellectually stimulating discussions and entertaining events. Over past three years as an executive on the Board of Directors for YPT Vancouver, Calvin has gained valuable insight into how he can further grow the Chapter. Using his experience from working in the industry and having been heavily involved with numerous professional organizations, Calvin wishes to serve as Deputy Chair of YPT Vancouver to build and develop the chapter into a strong organization that provides fun and exciting events to its members, builds key social connections in young professionals’ careers, and promotes mentoring and guidance between intermediate level professionals and those just starting out.
Lastly, Calvin is running for the position of Deputy Chair because he strives to support and foster growth in this exciting organization. He envisions YPT being an organization that brings together people interested in transportation. Whether they are students or working professionals, YPT will foster networking opportunities as well as fun social events through the medium of transportation