William R. Tingle, P.G., CFM
Mr. Tingle is a Professional Geologist and a Certified Floodplain Manager. He holds Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Geography and Earth Sciences. He recently retired from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services with over 30 years experience in local government, the last 20 serving as floodplain manager. Mr. Tingle is past President of the North Carolina Association of Floodplain Managers and currently serves as the Executive Director. He has worked closely with FEMA staff on various floodplain issues and is a member of the Association of State Floodplain Managers where he has served on a variety of committees. He has presented at numerous state land surveyors and floodplain managers annual conferences. Mr. Tingle has been a course instructor for over 14 years and has presented over 90 FEMA/NFIP workshops across the country.
Fredrick Gore, P.E., P.L.S.
Mr. Gore is the Program Chair of the Geomatics and Civil EngineeringTechnologies department at Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte, North Carolina. He is also president of Civiltek Associates, P.A. where he is in responsible charge of all engineering and surveying projects for the firm. Most projects undertaken by the firm are land development oriented and involve engineering surveys, designs of roadways, grading and storm drainage plans, sewer and water plans and other necessary design work to successfully implement new construction. Prior to organizing Civiltek Associates, With over twenty-five years experience in civil engineering and surveying Mr. Gore has extensive project experience in the design of infrastructure systems and environmentally sound methods of development. Mr. Gore has over 30 years teaching experience in the civil engineering and land surveying fields. He has served as an instructor at Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte teaching courses in Introductory and Advanced Surveying Technology, Subdivision Planning, Hydraulics, Survey Law and Business Development. Mr. Gore received a BS in Civil Engineering from West Virginia Technological Institute.