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February Football Trivia HH

In honor of Super Bowl LII, we would like to invite you to our February Happy Hour: Football Trivia Edition! Whether you are a football fan or not, come out and mingle with fellow members of Preston Trail. You never know, you may score a touchdown (a.k.a. gift card)!

  • Location: Brick House Tavern + Tap

  • 4900 W Park Blvd, Plano, TX 75093

  • Date: Wednesday, February 7th

  • Time: 5:00 – 7:00 pm

  • Reservation: TSPE

  • Contact: Priya Mistry at pmistry@cobbfendley.com


Happy New Year, everyone!

This month we are pleased to host students from McKinney Boyd High School’s Engineering Club. They will be presenting on their Green Roof project. This is especially exciting as the project was funded through a Preston Trail Chapter educational grant.

When: Thursday, January 18th

Where: Canyon Creek Country Club, Richardson, Texas

Please make sure to RSVP for the luncheon prior to noon on Monday, January 15th.





When: Wednesday, December 20th

Where: Canyon Creek Country Club, Richardson, Texas

Please make sure to RSVP for the luncheon prior to noon on Monday, December 18.

This month we are pleased to host our own Jason Conklin, P.E., who will be presenting “Foundation Performance Evaluations – What You Didn’t Know, You Didn’t Know About Foundations.”

 Jason Conklin, P.E. is a Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Texas and has been a managing engineer and partner at Lighthouse Engineering for 10 years.  Jason has performed forensic and structural engineering inspections on approximately 25,000 properties including fire damaged, flood damaged, tornado damaged and foundation damaged properties.  Jason is a member of the Foundation Repair Association (FRA), is International Code Counsel Certified and holds the Residential (R1), Mechanical (M1), Plumbing (P1) Inspector – Certification. Jason is a member of TSPE and ASCE and is an Executive Board Member of the Preston Trails Chapter as Director (1st Term) for 2017-2018. Jason holds a Bachelor’s degree from Texas Tech University.  Jason has been married to his amazing realtor wife for almost 5 years, has two boys Caleb and Asher who are 3 and 1, and currently resides in Allen.




When: Thursday, November 16, 2017

Where: Canyon Creek Country Club, Richardson, Texas

Please make sure to RSVP for the luncheon prior to noon on Monday, November 13.

This month we are pleased to host Yinka Robinson, who will be presenting on the Texas Bullet Train project that will connect North Texas and Houston via state-of-the-art high-speed trains.

Yinka Robinson is the Manager of External Affairs for Texas Central. Within this role, Yinka works diligently to build relationships with communities and project supporters, while driving outreach strategies to increase Texas Bullet Train awareness at federal, state, and local levels. An innovative first of its kind project, the Texas Bullet Train will revolutionize the way Texans travel. Prior to her role with Texas Central, Yinka worked as Senior Manager of Marketing and Digital for The JOY Collective (JOY), a boutique marketing firm housed under the BET/Viacom Network umbrella. In addition to JOY, Yinka served as the Director of Communications for Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30) through the 113th and 114th United States Congresses. There, she gained first-hand experience directing the communications shop of a ranking member office, while managing shared responsibility with the House Space, Science, and Technology committee. Yinka holds a Master’s degree (MPS) in Corporate Communications and Public Relations from Georgetown University. In addition to her Master’s degree, she holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland – College Park.