Meet our new principals Back to top

One of the greatest things about VHB is the way everyone treats each other with professionalism and respect. We don’t always agree, but we have open discussions and debates, learn from each other, and grow from the collective experiences we share.

Steven Anderson, GISP
Director of Applied Technologies

I am amazed by VHB’s dedication to the belief that employees are our greatest asset. I am motivated by that dedication to make professional growth and advancement a priority for my team.

Nancy Doon, AICP
Northeast Regional Environmental Services Director

I believe in leading by example. I never ask someone to do something I am not willing to do myself.

Frank Gross, PhD, PE
Highway Safety Engineer and Researcher

VHB fosters a collaborative approach reaching across disciplines and levels of employees. We believe in pushing the envelope on our skills and knowledge, challenging and encouraging one another to deliver the highest quality solutions for our clients.

Jim Hall, AICP, ASLA
Director of Planning/Urban Design

What sets us apart at VHB is our innovative, creative, and collaborative environment. We attract the best talent in our profession and encourage everyone to exceed their personal and professional goals to serve our clients better.

Majid Hedayati, PE
Northeast Regional Transportation Director

I appreciate VHB’s focus on collaboration—weaving together collective knowledge across disciplines to help cities grow smarter and move people more efficiently.

Michael Jelen, PE
Vice President & Managing Director – Capital District

Each day I look forward to collaborating with clients and coworkers on the diverse projects I’m involved in.

Steve Kaplan
Director of OHM Services

VHB’s strength lies in our ability to share knowledge and resources across our footprint to deliver integrated services to clients. This is critical to T&R’s success—nearly all our projects involve multidisciplinary teams. We provide clients more than just our rail expertise, we support them together with VHB colleagues in structural, roadway, environmental, traffic, IT, hazmat, survey, etc.

Mark Louro, PE
Senior Project Manager

Our people are our greatest asset. VHB empowers us to expand professional skills, foster relationships with clients, and move the industry forward. We’ve built a culture of intellectual curiosity resulting in creativity throughout our work and projects.

Susan Nichols, ENV SP, LEED AP
Director of Environmental Planning

Since my first day nearly 25 years ago, VHB instilled the virtues of conducting ourselves as professionals and treating one another with mutual respect. I’m proud to say I see this every day among friends and colleagues and it shows in our projects and client relationships.

Jamie Pisano, PE
Director of Transportation Engineering

I enjoy having the opportunity to work with VHB professionals across the company to develop solutions for clients while expanding my own personal knowledge.

Mike Regan, PE, PTOE
Managing Director – Transportation Planning and Operations

I’m thrilled to be part of a team of passionate professionals working to build strong client relationships and deliver innovative solutions and value.

Piotr Swietuchowski, PE
Senior Project Manager


Meet our new associates Back to top

Collaborating with many different teams - Airports, Transit & Rail, Energy, Land Development, and Transportation - is one of the best things about working at VHB. I feel intellectually challenged every day.

Meredith Avery, ENV SP
Director of Natural Sciences Team

VHB is dedicated to sustaining an environment of continuous learning and improvement and that is what makes our generational philosophy so successful.

Terry Byrne
Senior Project Manager – Transit & Rail

VHB's recognition and assumed collective responsibility to invest in our people is a differentiator. It is a fostered culture that everyone, everyday can make a positive difference—this is why I’m proud to wear the VHB cap.

Adam Crary PWS, PWD
Senior Ecologist

I'm most proud to be part of a creative, diverse, and innovative team and office. It’s not just one person's work, it’s a group of people collaborating, challenging, and inspiring each other to solve challenges, achieve success, and create better places for us to live.

Bruce Doig, PE, LEED AP
Director of Water Resources

I love brainstorming across boundaries, tapping into creative energy, leveraging our experience, and putting plans in motion to achieve our goals.

Sara Forbes
Marketing Manager

Since joining VHB, I have experienced a true team approach to project development. All disciplines provide input which promotes optimal project designs that have been thoroughly refined during all development stages.

Tim Goins, PE
Senior Project Manager

I love that what I do allows me to collaborate across all disciplines at VHB. In nearly fourteen years, working with teams and individuals across our footprint has not only afforded me valued relationships, it has also led to rewarding learning opportunities.

Amy Haas, GISP
Senior Geospatial Technology Specialist

I appreciate the team spirit at VHB, there is always someone willing to help—whether it is a technical or administrative request.

Wendy Holsberger, PE, PTOE
Transportation Systems Director - Capital District

I appreciate VHB’s focus on a culture that promotes a spirit of shared responsibility and personal accountability. Collaboration leads to a better experience working with fellow VHBers and also results in the opportunity to provide even
higher quality services
to clients.

Jennifer Hogan
Northeast Aviation Services Director

We demonstrate collaboration everyday. We meet regularly to solicit feedback from the project team during the project life cycle and share successes, challenges and solutions.

Chad Lahaie, PE, ENV SP
Project Manager

Integrity is a core value that sets our foundation. This is reflected in our approach to day-to-day activities, always trying to do things the right way, and going through the right processes for the best outcome for our clients.

Richard Mathews, PE
Assistant Chief Engineer

We place employees in challenging roles in an intellectual environment. This leads to continued professional development and growth throughout our careers, which in turn allows us to better serve our clients, colleagues, and VHB.

Jason Mikrut, PE
Senior Project Manager

VHB truly values integrity and treating people with mutual respect. This respect can get lost in business and I am proud that VHB strives to create this internally and externally.

Max Miller, PE, ENV SP
Senior Transportation Engineer

We strive to provide creative and innovative solutions for our clients. We understand our combined knowledge and working together provides better solutions than individual talents.

Eric Monkiewicz, PE, LEED AP, ENV SP
Project Manager - Water Resources

VHB’s collaborative culture fosters professional growth through cooperative exploration, yielding unique and effective solutions that reflect our brand and help us strengthen relationships with clients.

Gregory Moore, PE
Senior Project Manager - Transportation

Personal accountability is a cornerstone of what makes VHB’s services stand out. Our employees show a vested interest in their work, which benefits our product and clients.

Justin Mosca, LEED AP, ENV SP
Project Manager

I’m excited to see VHB taking an active role in advancing the overlapping areas of technology, innovation, and mobility. It is important to be curators and stewards of knowledge for our clients and align our practices with the constantly evolving industry.

Albert Ng, PTP, ENV SP
Transportation Technology Leader

We're home to the best and brightest—it is easy to stop by a colleague's office or pick up the phone and have a serious conversation or debate about an issue and know that you are getting a solid, well thought-out opinion.

Gail Pesner, AICP
Senior Project Manager

Thanks to VHB’s spirit of collaboration, I have been exposed to different ideas and other disciplines. These opportunities have helped me to grow as a professional and make me a better planner.

Corey Pitts, AICP
Transportation Planner

Collaboration is what I enjoy the most at VHB. Our multidisciplinary team approach delivers a quality product to our clients and helps us become more rounded professionals.

Fabricio Ponce, PE
Transportation Systems Manager

I’m consistently challenged with a diverse array of assignments and responsibilities. Though often pushed beyond my comfort zone, I know I can rely on the support and inspiration from my exceptional colleagues to help drive my professional and personal growth.

Brent Richard, PE, Assoc. DBIA
Senior Structural Engineer

VHB is dedicated to sustaining an environment of continuous learning and improvement. This is a value that I embody every day—our people are the most important resource, and the strength we have as a company is due to their dedication, intelligence, and work ethic.

Courtney Reiley, LEED AP BD + C
Director of Land Development

I believe that a firm’s success and reputation is driven by its employees, and I value the fact that VHB aims to ensure that our passionate professionals are provided with an environment that encourages, understands, recognizes, and stimulates individuals.

Amir Rizavi, PE, ENV SP
Director of Transportation Systems

One of VHB’s most important strengths is the people who are drawn to our intellectually challenging environment and thrive on tackling complex issues to help shape a better future.

Dave Saladino, PE, AICP
Managing Director - Vermont

I came to VHB from a two-person company. Since becoming part of the VHB team I have yet to find a transportation, IT, or administrative challenge for which I couldn’t just pick up the phone and reach an expert on our team.

Bob Scopatz
Senior Transportation Analyst

I pride myself on developing and maintaining a close, trusted, friendly, and respectful relationship with every client. This has been one of the most important values for me during the past 30 years.

Larry Spraker
Applied Technology Manager

As VHB grows, the wealth of knowledge and experience continues to expand across our footprint. By tapping into our colleague’s knowledge through collaboration, we can learn from each other’s experiences to improve ourselves and provide a better product to clients.

Quan Tat
Project Manager - Air Quality and Noise Services

Integrity is key to our success. How we present ourselves in client interactions, meetings, professional organizations, or in the high quality work product we deliver is what distinguishes VHB from the crowd.

Jeff Thereault, PE
Project Manager

Since I joined VHB in 2014, I have been continually impressed by the caliber of smart, talented professionals that make-up the fabric of the firm. VHB has a culture of excellence that motivates me and propels us as a company.

Sherrie Trefry, CSS
Director of Energy and Environmental Services
Meet our new principals

One of the greatest things about VHB is the way everyone treats each other with professionalism and respect. We don’t always agree, but we have open discussions and debates, learn from each other, and grow from the collective experiences we share.

Steven Anderson, GISP
Director of Applied Technologies

I am amazed by VHB’s dedication to the belief that employees are our greatest asset. I am motivated by that dedication to make professional growth and advancement a priority for my team.

Nancy Doon, AICP
Northeast Regional Environmental Services Director

I believe in leading by example. I never ask someone to do something I am not willing to do myself.

Frank Gross, PhD, PE
Highway Safety Engineer and Researcher

VHB fosters a collaborative approach reaching across disciplines and levels of employees. We believe in pushing the envelope on our skills and knowledge, challenging and encouraging one another to deliver the highest quality solutions for our clients.

Jim Hall, AICP, ASLA
Director of Planning/Urban Design

What sets us apart at VHB is our innovative, creative, and collaborative environment. We attract the best talent in our profession and encourage everyone to exceed their personal and professional goals to serve our clients better.

Majid Hedayati, PE
Northeast Regional Transportation Director

I appreciate VHB’s focus on collaboration—weaving together collective knowledge across disciplines to help cities grow smarter and move people more efficiently.

Michael Jelen, PE
Vice President & Managing Director – Capital District

Each day I look forward to collaborating with clients and coworkers on the diverse projects I’m involved in.

Steve Kaplan
Director of OHM Services

VHB’s strength lies in our ability to share knowledge and resources across our footprint to deliver integrated services to clients. This is critical to T&R’s success—nearly all our projects involve multidisciplinary teams. We provide clients more than just our rail expertise, we support them together with VHB colleagues in structural, roadway, environmental, traffic, IT,
hazmat, survey, etc.

Mark Louro, PE
Senior Project Manager

Our people are our greatest asset. VHB empowers us to expand professional skills, foster relationships with clients, and move the industry forward. We’ve built a culture of intellectual curiosity resulting in creativity throughout our work and projects.

Susan Nichols, ENV SP, LEED AP
Director of Environmental Planning

Since my first day nearly 25 years ago, VHB instilled the virtues of conducting ourselves as professionals and treating one another with mutual respect. I’m proud to say I see this every day among friends and colleagues and it shows in our projects and client relationships.

Jamie Pisano, PE
Director of Transportation Engineering

I enjoy having the opportunity to work with VHB professionals across the company to develop solutions for clients while expanding my own personal knowledge.

Mike Regan, PE, PTOE
Managing Director – Transportation Planning and Operations

I’m thrilled to be part of a team of passionate professionals working to build strong client relationships and deliver innovative solutions and value.

Piotr Swietuchowski, PE
Senior Project Manager
Meet our new associates
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Collaborating with many different teams - Airports, Transit & Rail, Energy, Land Development, and Transportation - is one of the best things about working at VHB. I feel intellectually challenged every day.

Meredith Avery, ENV SP
Director of Natural Sciences Team

VHB is dedicated to sustaining an environment of continuous learning and improvement and that is what makes our generational philosophy so successful.

Terry Byrne
Senior Project Manager – Transit & Rail

VHB's recognition and assumed collective responsibility to invest in our people is a differentiator. It is a fostered culture that everyone, everyday can make a positive difference—this is why I’m proud to wear the VHB cap.

Adam Crary PWS, PWD
Senior Ecologist

I'm most proud to be part of a creative, diverse, and innovative team and office. It’s not just one person's work, it’s a group of people collaborating, challenging, and inspiring each other to solve challenges, achieve success, and create better places for us to live.

Bruce Doig, PE, LEED AP
Director of Water Resources

I love brainstorming across boundaries, tapping into creative energy, leveraging our experience, and putting plans in motion to achieve our goals.

Sara Forbes
Marketing Manager

Since joining VHB, I have experienced a true team approach to project development. All disciplines provide input which promotes optimal project designs that have been thoroughly refined during all development stages.

Tim Goins, PE
Senior Project Manager

I love that what I do allows me to collaborate across all disciplines at VHB. In nearly fourteen years, working with teams and individuals across our footprint has not only afforded me valued relationships, it has also led to rewarding learning opportunities.

Amy Haas, GISP
Senior Geospatial Technology Specialist

I appreciate the team spirit at VHB, there is always someone willing to help—whether it is a technical or administrative request.

Wendy Holsberger, PE, PTOE
Transportation Systems Director - Capital District

I appreciate VHB’s focus on a culture that promotes a spirit of shared responsibility and personal accountability. Collaboration leads to a better experience working with fellow VHBers and also results in the opportunity to provide even
higher quality services
to clients.

Jennifer Hogan
Northeast Aviation Services Director

We demonstrate collaboration everyday. We meet regularly to solicit feedback from the project team during the project life cycle and share successes, challenges and solutions.

Chad Lahaie, PE, ENV SP
Project Manager

Integrity is a core value that sets our foundation. This is reflected in our approach to day-to-day activities, always trying to do things the right way, and going through the right processes for the best outcome for our clients.

Richard Mathews, PE
Assistant Chief Engineer

We place employees in challenging roles in an intellectual environment. This leads to continued professional development and growth throughout our careers, which in turn allows us to better serve our clients, colleagues, and VHB.

Jason Mikrut, PE
Senior Project Manager

VHB truly values integrity and treating people with mutual respect. This respect can get lost in business and I am proud that VHB strives to create this internally and externally.

Max Miller, PE, ENV SP
Senior Transportation Engineer

We strive to provide creative and innovative solutions for our clients. We understand our combined knowledge and working together provides better solutions than individual talents.

Eric Monkiewicz, PE, LEED AP, ENV SP
Project Manager - Water Resources

VHB’s collaborative culture fosters professional growth through cooperative exploration, yielding unique and effective solutions that reflect our brand and help us strengthen relationships with clients.

Gregory Moore, PE
Senior Project Manager - Transportation

Personal accountability is a cornerstone of what makes VHB’s services stand out. Our employees show a vested interest in their work, which benefits our product and clients.

Justin Mosca, LEED AP, ENV SP
Project Manager

I’m excited to see VHB taking an active role in advancing the overlapping areas of technology, innovation, and mobility. It is important to be curators and stewards of knowledge for our clients and align our practices with the constantly evolving industry.

Albert Ng, PTP, ENV SP
Transportation Technology Leader

We're home to the best and brightest—it is easy to stop by a colleague's office or pick up the phone and have a serious conversation or debate about an issue and know that you are getting a solid, well thought-out opinion.

Gail Pesner, AICP
Senior Project Manager

Thanks to VHB’s spirit of collaboration, I have been exposed to different ideas and other disciplines. These opportunities have helped me to grow as a professional and make me a better planner.

Corey Pitts, AICP
Transportation Planner

Collaboration is what I enjoy the most at VHB. Our multidisciplinary team approach delivers a quality product to our clients and helps us become more rounded professionals.

Fabricio Ponce, PE
Transportation Systems Manager

I’m consistently challenged with a diverse array of assignments and responsibilities. Though often pushed beyond my comfort zone, I know I can rely on the support and inspiration from my exceptional colleagues to help drive my professional and personal growth.

Brent Richard, PE, Assoc. DBIA
Senior Structural Engineer

VHB is dedicated to sustaining an environment of continuous learning and improvement. This is a value that I embody every day—our people are the most important resource, and the strength we have as a company is due to their dedication, intelligence, and work ethic.

Courtney Reiley, LEED AP BD + C
Director of Land Development

I believe that a firm’s success and reputation is driven by its employees, and I value the fact that VHB aims to ensure that our passionate professionals are provided with an environment that encourages, understands, recognizes, and stimulates individuals.

Amir Rizavi, PE, ENV SP
Director of Transportation Systems

One of VHB’s most important strengths is the people who are drawn to our intellectually challenging environment and thrive on tackling complex issues to help shape a better future.

Dave Saladino, PE, AICP
Managing Director - Vermont

I came to VHB from a two-person company. Since becoming part of the VHB team I have yet to find a transportation, IT, or administrative challenge for which I couldn’t just pick up the phone and reach an expert on our team.

Bob Scopatz
Senior Transportation Analyst

I pride myself on developing and maintaining a close, trusted, friendly, and respectful relationship with every client. This has been one of the most important values for me during the past 30 years.

Larry Spraker
Applied Technology Manager

As VHB grows, the wealth of knowledge and experience continues to expand across our footprint. By tapping into our colleague’s knowledge through collaboration, we can learn from each other’s experiences to improve ourselves and provide a better product to clients.

Quan Tat
Project Manager - Air Quality and Noise Services

Integrity is key to our success. How we present ourselves in client interactions, meetings, professional organizations, or in the high quality work product we deliver is what distinguishes VHB from the crowd.

Jeff Thereault, PE
Project Manager

Since I joined VHB in 2014, I have been continually impressed by the caliber of smart, talented professionals that make-up the fabric of the firm. VHB has a culture of excellence that motivates me and propels us as a company.

Sherrie Trefry, CSS
Director of Energy and Environmental Services