Tom leads Stantec’s largest office in the Midwest and manages the day-to-day operations of our Community Development practice in St. Paul, Minnesota. He oversees a diverse staff dedicated to serving communities by providing civil engineering, community planning, environmental services, water and wastewater engineering, traffic and transportation engineering, building engineering and architecture, landscape architecture, and survey and construction services.
Over a 30-year career, Tom has managed projects and multi-discipline teams, delivering solutions encompassing transportation and water infrastructure, mining, and environmental compliance and remediation programs. Tom is known for his leadership abilities and ‘can do’ approach to even the most vexing challenges. His ability to work the public and diverse client organizations is highly regarded by industry peers and clients.
Tom knows that communication is the key to project, client, and staff success and continues to drive the need to start right (good proposal), move ahead (project kickoff), and finish strong (project completion and closeout) on every project.