Professional Affiliations and Volunteer Activities

HAPI is a member of various professional organizations.  Your Executive Director Jon M. Young serves on several committees and does various volunteer work. He has also received awards for his efforts.

Credentials for Executive Director Jon Young

  • Licensed Civil Engineer (HI)
  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED AP)
  • Envision Sustainability Professional (ENV SP)
  • Asphalt Institute Mix Design Technology Certification
  • Asphalt Institute Mix Paving Inspector Certification

Professional Affiliations and Memberships

  • American Public Works Association (APWA)
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) – Fellow Member
  • American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) International
  • Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists (AAPT)
  • Association of Modified Asphalt Producers (AMAP)
  • General Contractors Association of Hawaii (GCA Hawaii)
  • International Slurry Surfacing Association (ISSA)
  • National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA)
  • State Asphalt Pavement Associations (SAPA)

Committee and Volunteer Activities for Executive Director

    • AAPT Communications Committee (member)
    • AAPT Careers for Engineers Task Group (chair)
    • AAPT Social Media Strategy Task Force (member)
    • AAPT Social Media Team (member)
    • AAPTP: Impacts of VRAM on Longitudinal Joint Performance Panel (member)
    • AMAP Communications Committee (member)
    • AMAP Website Committee (member)
    • APA Website Committee (member)
    • C&C of Honolulu – Government and Private Utility Task Force (member)
    • NAPA Awards & Commendations Committee (member)
    • NAPA Communications (member)
    • NAPA Sustainability (member)
    • NAPA Sustainability-Envision Task Group (chair)
    • NAPA Advisory Council – West Region (ex-officio)
    • Statewide Transportation Conference Committee (member)
    • The Envision Action Committee of Hawaii (TEACHawaii) (leader)

Prior Committee and Volunteer Activities for Executive Director

    • APWA Hawaii Events Committee (chair)
    • ASCE Hawaii Outreach Committee (chair)
    • ASCE National Pre-College Outreach Committee (member)
    • Envision (ISI) Public Information Committee (member)
    • NAPA PEC – Private Sector Markets Task Group (co-chair)
    • APA Western Pacific Regional Council (chair)
    • MAIREINFRA 2023 Conference Organizing Committee (member)


  • 2012 NAPA Outstanding Website Award Finalist (HAPI)
  • 2012 ASCE Citizen Engineer (Jon Young – Individual)
  • 2013 Region 8 Engineer of the Year (Jon Young – Individual)
  • 2014 HCES Engineer of the Year (Jon Young – Individual)

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