ACE Staff

Jeffrey A. Kramer, PE, PWLF, CPM, CCM
Phone: (480) 965-1418

Jeff has been Director of ACE since January 2016, and has been with ASU since 2014.  He has over 30 years of public works experience as an owner as well as in design and construction management, serving in a variety of senior leadership and executive roles.  These included Operations Director at Maricopa County DOT, Transportation Director at City of Mesa, and Municipal Services Director at Arcadis-US, among others.  Jeff earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering degree from the University of Arizona, and a number of professional industry certifications.

Jacki Houchens
Senior Program Coordinator
Phone: (480) 965-9359

Jacki was hired as an Office Specialist with ACE in August 2002, she has moved up to her current position working to create, improve and administer current and new programs which offer Continuing Education to the Construction Industry and she has been involved with helping to build and maintain ACE’s membership.  Prior to joining ACE she was employed, in Arizona, by Mesa Public Schools and UDC Homes. Jacki earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from the University of Northern Colorado.

Administrative Assistant
Phone: (480) 965-4246