Kevin Hutchens, PE

Chip Hutchens, PE

Chip serves as Regional Manager in North Carolina, and has 30 years of transportation design experience, including work in both NCDOT and private consulting firms. His experience includes work in all phases of design: corridor selection studies and maps; design of public hearing maps; permit drawings; preliminary through final design of roadway plans, including roadside […]

Bob Horner

Bob Horner, PE

Bob is Vice President and serves as the firm’s Regional Director in the Carolinas. He has more than 30 years of engineering design and leadership experience. Bob leads our Southeast operations to meet the infrastructure expansion and rehabilitation needs of the region. “At Weston & Sampson, we recognize not only the importance of developing solutions […]

Kipling Gearhart, PE

Kipling Gearhart, PE

Kip is a Vice President and serves as Regional Manager in Upstate South Carolina, with over 30 years of experience in the design of public and private infrastructure ranging from transportation-related projects to water, wastewater, and stormwater systems. His transportation projects include highway and bridge designs, traffic signal design, and traffic impact analyses. He has […]

Frank Occhipinti

Frank Occhipinti, PE

Frank is Vice President and serves as Regional Manager of the firm’s Worcester office. He has more than 26 years of experience in the planning, design, and construction of water and wastewater infrastructure projects, as well as CSO/SSO programs, infiltration/inflow (I/I) analysis and sewer rehabilitation, and pump stations. “Throughout my career with Weston & Sampson, […]

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Steven Shaw, PG, LG

Steve serves as Regional Manager of Vermont and has been leading high-performing teams for over 20 years. His field of expertise includes the assessment and remediation of contaminated properties, generally with a combination of private, municipal, state, and federal funding. He and his team have worked together with private and public developers, repurposing and redeveloping […]

Christopher Perkins

Chris Perkins, PE

Chris is Vice President and Regional Manager of New Hampshire & Maine. He has more than 25 years of experience with drinking water, wastewater, and stormwater system planning, design and construction, he is responsible for all of our consulting work in the NH/ME region. His deep roots in all things water enables us to assist […]

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Chris Wester, PE

Chris is Vice President and serves as Regional Manager of the Connecticut office. He has 30 years of civil engineering experience and provides guidance and oversight for numerous engineering and design projects in western Massachusetts and Connecticut. “Fair and honest. It’s that simple. Treat people fairly, whether a client, an employee, or a competitor. Communicate […]

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Joe Zongol, PE, NICET III

Joe is our Florida Regional Manager, with nearly 15 years of engineering experience in the design and construction of a variety of municipal infrastructure projects, including wastewater treatment and collection system investigation and improvements, drainage and stormwater management, transportation improvements, municipal park development, site development, public works facility design, dam evaluations and design, and retaining […]

Tulin Fuselier, PE

Tulin Fuselier, PE

Tulin serves as the Geotechnical Practice Leader and has more than 20 years of experience in her field. Her experience is wide ranging and includes geotechnical services for buildings, bridges, dams, levees, pipelines, river crossings, retaining walls and deep excavations. “I am impressed by my Weston & Sampson colleagues every day, who take ownership of […]

Brandon Kunkel

Brandon Kunkel, RLA

Brandon serves as the firm’s Landscape Architecture Practice Leader and has more than 20 years of experience in multi-disciplinary innovative design and master planning experience. His areas of expertise include high-density mixed-use urban developments, climate resilient urban parks and open spaces, sports and recreation facilities, and natural resource conservation and rehabilitation. “I appreciate being part […]