New Associate Principals and Associates Named at Arup Americas Region

Engineering firm continues its culture of excellence by recognizing employees with exceptional talent

NEW YORK, May 4, 2017 /CNW/ --  Arup, a multidisciplinary engineering and consulting firm that delivers innovative and sustainable designs, today announced its region-wide promotions. The Americas Region board, which oversees operations in the Americas selects new associates and associate principals on an annual basis. This year, Arup has elevated 42 individuals throughout the region.

"Arup's vision for the future is to have a positive impact in the Americas by delivering high quality, valuable work for our clients and providing rewarding careers for our staff," said Andy Howard, Chair, Americas Region. "We congratulate our new associates and associate principals."

Associate Principals:

John Barrot, PE, LEED AP is a fire engineer in Arup's New York office.

Dahlia Chazan, AICP, LEED AP is an urban planner in our San Francisco office.

Jackie Coburn is an airport planner and architect in the Toronto office.

Russell Fortmeyer, LEED AP, BD+C is an architectural engineer in Arup's Los Angeles.

Martin Howell, LEED AP, CEM is a mechanical engineer in our Los Angeles office.

Henry Jeens, CEng is a civil engineer in the Toronto office.

Qiyu (Leo) Liu, PE is a bridge engineer in our San Francisco office.

Alan Merrett, ENV SP, PMP is a project manager in the Los Angeles office.

Dan Michaud, RCDD, LEED AP is a technology consultant in Arup's Chicago office.

Omid Nakhaei, MAA, MBA is an architect in the Toronto office.

Ken Sissakis, PEng, LEED AP is a structural engineer in our Toronto office.

Justin Trevan, CEng, CCDA, RFID+ is a digital technology consultant in Arup's Toronto office.

Associates:

Melody Ablola is a logistics consultant and industrial and systems engineer in our San Francisco office.

Kevin Acosta, PE is a civil engineer in Arup's Los Angeles office.

Olena Allen, MBA is a finance leader for the New York, Chicago, and Washington DC offices.

Benjamin Anstiss, CEng is a mechanical engineer in our Los Angeles office.

Terence Caulkins is an acoustic and audiovisual consultant in the New York office.

Mike Durtnall, MAPM is a project manager in Arup's Toronto office.

Geoff Gunn, PE, LEED AP is an electrical engineer in our Boston office.

Duncan Jack, CTS is a technology consultant in the Los Angeles office.

Matt Johann, PE, LEED AP is a fire engineer in Arup's Boston office.

Jacob Koshy is an information and communications technology consultant in our New York office.

Dennis Kwan, PE, LEED AP BD+C is a mechanical engineer in Arup's San Francisco office.

Marta Lee is an information technology and communications engineer in our New York office.

Matt Mahon is an acoustic and audiovisual consultant in the New York office.

Andrew McCulloch, AICP is a transportation engineer in our San Francisco office.

Genaro Mejia, PE is a civil engineer in Arup's Los Angeles office. 

Shane Myrbeck is an acoustic and audiovisual consultant in our San Francisco office.

Lawrence (LJ) Nassivera, AICP is a transportation planner and project manager in our New York office.

Samantha Peart, LEED AP ND, ENV SP is a sustainability consultant who just transferred to Arup's Melbourne office.

Carolyn Poirier, CPA, CA is the Americas Region Assistant Controller in our Toronto office.

Andrew J. Rhodes, CEng, LEED AP is a civil engineer in Arup's San Francisco office.

Michelle Roelofs, PE is a structural engineer in the New York office.

Juan Manuel Serrano is a BIM design manager in our New York office.

Aihua Tang, PE, ENV SP is a water resources engineer in the San Francisco office.

Elizabeth Valmont, LEED AP is an acoustic consultant in Arup's Los Angeles office.

Ben Voelker, PE, PEng is a structural engineer/project manager in our St. John's project office.

Cress Wakefield, PE, LEED AP is an electrical engineer in the Seattle office.

Kirsten Warren, CPSM leads the business development team in the Toronto office.

Felix Weber is a structural engineer and architect in Arup's San Francisco office.

Kirstin Weeks, LEED AP BD+C, WELL AP, GRP, CEM is a building ecology specialist in the San Francisco office.

Robert Young is a theatre consultant in our San Francisco office.

About Arup
Arup provides planning, engineering, design, and consulting services for the most prominent projects and sites in the built environment. Since its founding in 1946, the firm has consistently delivered technical excellence, innovation, and value to its clients, while maintaining its core mission of shaping a better world. Arup opened its first US office more than 30 years ago and now employs 1,400 people in the Americas. The firm's employee-ownership structure promotes ongoing investment in joint research to yield better outcomes that benefit its clients and partners. Visit Arup's website, www.arup.com, and the online magazine of Arup in the Americas, doggerel.arup.com, for more information.

Contact: Tami Hausman
hausman@hausmanllc.com 
646.742.1700

Contact: Rebecca Maloney
rebecca.maloney@arup.com
617.412.6632

SOURCE Arup


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