What is SPEO?

SPEO is a non-profit organization whose members are dedicated to mentoring local minority- and women-owned business enterprise (MBE/WBE) firms in Southwestern Pennsylvania and providing networking and subconsulting opportunities to them.

"We are committed to increasing the opportunities available to MBE/WBE members and prospective engineering and science students."


Join SPEO and help us to mentor and network with minority- and women-owned businesses in Southwestern Pennsylvania. Choose one of our membership levels:

  • Mentor Firms – Small to Large Engineering Firms and Consultants
  • Protégé Firms – MBE/WBE companies
  • Associate/Agency Firms – Government agencies and authorities (or other types of firms who have an interest in supporting our organization)

Upcoming Events

August 10, 2020

11:00 AM

SPEO Annual Golf Outing

Registration is open for the Annual SPEO Golf outing on August 10th!

August 18, 2020

8:00 AM

SPEO Monthly Member Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Southwestern Pennsylvania Engineering Outreach (SPEO) - Conference Call Only During this Time

August 20, 2020

2:00 PM

Managing Overhead Rates during COVID 19

Mr. Peter Fleming, CPA, CFE with Wilke & Associates, LLP will discuss how to manage overhead rates during the current pandemic.

What's New

SPEO Statement on Systemic Racial Injustice

The SPEO board and membership are aware that we are living in challenging times. We take seriously the events that ...

SPEO Elects New Chairperson, Officers and Directors at Annual Meeting

Elections were held at the Southwestern Pennsylvania Engineering Outreach (SPEO) annual meeting in May 2020. Sheena Sundin was elected Chairperson ...

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