Robert Macomber, PE, PS, has been elected senior vice chairman of Executive committee.

Robert Macomber, PE, PS, president and CEO of development consulting firm Atwell-Hicks, Inc., has been elected senior vice chairman of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Executive Committee.

Macomber is serving a two-year term on the 11-member executive committee, which directs ACEC when its national board of directors representing state and regional councils is not in session.

Macomber is currently director of the United Bank & Trust-Washtenaw and director/secretary of Saline Community Hospital. He also served as director and president of ACEC/Michigan.

A Saline, Mich., resident, Macomber holds a bachelor's degree in land surveying and an associate's degree in engineering from Ferris State University. He and his wife Jane have two children, Robert John and Molly Jo.