Chief Sunny Dressman, Board Member


Engr. Sunny Dressman who is a native of Edagderi- Engenni in Ahoada West Local Government Area of Rivers State is an experienced Engineer and Public Administrator, who graduated from the University of Port Harcourt in 1996 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Civil Engineering) and is also a certified member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) and Council for the regulation of Engineering Practice in Nigeria(COREN).

He has vast experience having worked as a Senior Construction Engineer and Project Engineer with the reputable Shell Petroleum Development Company Ltd (SPDC) between 1999-2012. He still remains a project consultant to the SPDC. Engr. Dressman also worked in the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing between 1979- 1997 where he occupied key positions and supervised several projects that has transformed the landscape of Nigeria.

An active member of the many socio-political groups, Engr. Dressman has served Rivers State in several capacities ranging from being a member of the Governing Council, School of Basic Studies to being a Commissioner in the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into disturbances at Kula Communities.

A recipient of an Honorary Doctorate Degree in Community and Human Development, Engr. Dressman has also served the people of his community in the capacity of Paramount Ruler, Edagberi/Betterland Community and Local Government Area as Committee Chairman, Contract Review and Monitoring Committee.

Engr. Dressman is passionate about the economic growth and empowerment of Rivers people and has consistently advanced the course of the economically active poor within Rivers State. He is widely travelled and has attended several trainings and courses within Nigeria and beyond. He is married with children.