Welcome to Potomac River Professionals

Welcome to the National Society of Black Engineers Potomac River Professional Chapter in Dahlgren, VA. On behalf of our organization, we thank you for visiting our website and your willingness to learn more about NSBE. NSBE Potomac River Professional Chapter primary goal is to increase and excel minority engineers in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. Even though this goal is our priority, supporting the community and academics in the local school districts are just as important. Our overarching mission statement and focus are listed below:
(1) Enhance the technical, professional, and personal quality of Black entrepreneurial science/engineering professionals, co-ops, and interns involved in the surrounding area;
(2) Increase the number of Black students successfully pursuing engineering degrees at both the graduate and undergraduate level;
(3) Encourage Dahlgren, King George, Fredericksburg, Northern Neck of Virginia, and Southern Maryland (St. Mary’s County, Calvert County, and Charles County) areas’ black youth to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM);
(4) Advance minority engineers in professional industry; and
(5) Apply our technical expertise for the betterment of the Dahlgren, King George, Fredericksburg, Northern Neck of Virginia, Southern Maryland (St. Mary’s County, Calvert County, and Charles County) areas and the nation.
We are a fast growing and dynamic professional organization and we need your support! Get involved and Join the Potomac River Professional Chapter TODAY! Thanks again for visiting our website and make sure to check back for upcoming events.


Focus Areas

The membership focus of NSBE Potomac River Professionals Chapter is to support professionals in the Dahlgren, King George, Caroline, Stafford, Spotsylvania, Fredericksburg, Northern Neck of Virginia, or Southern Maryland (St. Mary’s County, Calvert County, and Charles County) areas.