Howard R. Chapman, P.E.


Howard Chapman was elected to Mount Pleasant Town Council on November 2019. The Committees of Council Assignments will be announced shortly.

His professional accomplishments include the following:  
  • Registered Professional Engineer in South Carolina and Florida
  • Former Member/Chairman – Mount Pleasant Planning Commission
  • Former Traffic Engineer for the Town of Mount Pleasant
  • Member on the first Tree Commission for the Town
  • Former Director of Traffic and Transportation for City and County of Charleston
  • Founding Executive Director of CARTA
  • Major (PROM) in the SC State Guard Engineering Command working hand in hand with SC National Guard 218th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade during the past five hurricanes
  • Retired 2nd Lieutenant US Airforce Reserve
  • Former Member/Chairman Charleston County Transportation Committee
  • Past President Southern Section of Institute of Transportation Engineer
  • Former Transportation Engineer of the Year in South Carolina
  • Member Rotary Club
  • Has called Mount Pleasant home for over 40 years.