Volkert is pleased to announce that Robert (Bobby) Hester, PE, has joined the Mid-Atlantic Region as Director of Municipal & Highway Engineering. “Having Bobby on board lends depth to our transportation team, and will allow Volkert to build upon the comprehensive services we are providing our clients in the region,” said Dennis Morrison, PE, Senior Vice President of Volkert’s Mid-Atlantic Region.
Bobby has more than 25 years of engineering and planning experience, with a focus on the design and management of urban infrastructure projects for municipal and DOT clients, including delivery of VDOT LAP roadway projects on accelerated schedules. His career has included design and construction oversight of large urban roadways, streetscapes, interchanges and interstates, including the associated traffic, utilities, and drainage design. In addition, as the former owner of an underground utility company providing directional drilling and trench installations in Virginia and Maryland, he has direct field knowledge of the installation and design of large utilities in urban corridors.
Bobby earned his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Old Dominion University, and is a licensed Professional Engineer in Virginia and North Carolina. He can be reached at email@example.com.