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Four Elected Officers to Further Wilson & Company Growth and Client Relationships

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – January 13, 2020 – Wilson & Company, Inc. Engineers & Architects, a national engineering and architecture firm with award-winning multi-disciplinary projects and culture defined by exceptional relationships, promoted four officer-level positions to drive rapid expansion. These new officers will use Higher Relationships to foster growth opportunities, leading to a seamless project process for public and private clients. 

Vice President Carey Wilson, PE, brings 21 years of experience in both rail and roadway projects and leads our rail team in Colorado, Texas, and Missouri. The team consists of nearly 30 professionals that provide multi-discipline engineering and construction services to clients across North America. The services Carey’s team provides include structural design and bridge inspection, civil/track, hydrology & hydraulics (H&H), and construction management services for railroad related projects.

Associate Vice President Michael Wright, AIA, NCARB brings 25 years of providing architectural design services to clients across diverse project types. Michael mentors a team of nearly 20 professionals who focus on delivering cost-effective design solutions on architectural projects including education, commercial, and industrial buildings.

Associate Vice President Justin Klaudt, PE, brings 21 years of experience in civil engineering and utility coordination services for municipal, county, state, and federal clients. Justin leads the Municipal Services team of 15 professionals in our Kansas City office providing a local and regional focus on projects including sanitary sewer main extensions, water main extensions, drainage improvements, site development projects, street and highway improvements, new street designs, and federally funded street improvements.   

Associate Vice President Tom Melton, PE, DBIA, has 39 years of experience focusing on the design and management of major transportation projects involving various forms of project delivery including design-build (DB), construction manager/general contractor (CM/GC), design-bid-build (DBB), and Program Management. As the manager of Wilson & Company’s alternative delivery program, Tom provides leadership for the firm and clients primarily on alternative delivery pursuits as well as serving as a Design Manager and Structures Design Manager. 

“Higher Relationships is what sets us apart. It is a genuine offer we extend to every employee and to every client and community we serve. And through this, we have grown as a Company and helped those we serve accomplish great things,” said Steven Watt, PE, President, and Chief Executive Officer. “I look forward to working with Carey, Michael, Tom, and Justin in their new roles as we continue to grow.”

Wilson & Company added enough staff to grow by more than 19% in 2018, which helped them respond to the rapid increase in demand for the multi-disciplinary services offered by the firm. 

Learn more about the new officers who are leading the way to expansion and multiple service opportunities for public and private clients throughout the United States: