The benefits of membership in ASHE are designed and delivered for you to grow as a professional in the transportation industry. Why Join ASHE?

Network with Your Peers

Local professional development events enable ASHE members to advance their skills and knowledge of the industry by listening to respected speakers. It also allows members opportunities to network with a variety of highway professionals.

Be Recognized for Your Work

Your skills can be celebrated at the annual Project and Person of the Year Awards programs, which recognize the best projects and practices by professionals in the greater Columbus area.

Find a Mentor

Need advice from a seasoned professional? ASHE fosters meaningful and mentoring relationships between local transportation professionals and younger ASHE members and students.

Find a New Job

You have job search assistance right at your fingertips through the online National ASHE Job Bank, which offers classified ads and links to industry news. This is a free service offered to ASHE members.

We also post highway industry related jobs within the central Ohio region on our jobs page.

Give Back to the Industry

ASHE members also have the opportunity to give back to industry by participating in State Science Day – a friendly scholarship competition between more than 1000 students in grades 7 – 12. Students are evaluated on their scientific research and communications skills. A team of judges from the Central Ohio Section evaluates projects and interviews students to determine the winners.

Some Opportunities to get Involved Include:

Golf Outing (registration desk, day-of-event activities, logistics) State Science Day (judging) Professional Luncheons (obtain speakers, registration desk) Always be on the lookout for new members; bring a colleague to an ASHE luncheon.


Membership in ASHE is open to all those who have demonstrated experience in the highway or a highway related industry. Neither a college degree nor professional licensures are prerequisites to membership.  Join Today.