Pond Appoints Eight New Principals to Firm

Monday, June 10, 2024 People


ATLANTA - (June 10, 2024) – Pond, an industry leader in engineering, architecture, planning, and construction management services, is proud to announce the appointment of eight new principals. These individuals have demonstrated excellence, client service, and a steadfast commitment to the firm's core values:

  • Dave Caldwell, Army Client Account Manager
  • Cortney Chalifoux, PE, PhD, Program Director – Coatings
  • Gary Dorman, PMP, Air Force Client Account Manager
  • Kyle Freedman, Director of Talent
  • Rich Hayes, PE, Navy Client Account Manager
  • Van Lynn, PE, Director of Mechanical Engineering
  • Kevin Rowland, PE, Director of Life Science
  • Fernando Valencia, Director of Construction Management – LATAM 

"We are proud to appoint these individuals who embody the qualities that have contributed to our firm's success," said Pond CEO Bob Williams, PE. "While operating in diverse markets, they consistently work diligently and collaboratively with their teams to deliver high-quality projects on time and within budget. This commitment enables us to maintain our status as the preferred consultant for our clients."

About Pond
Pond is a full-service consulting firm providing integrated engineering, architecture, planning, and construction management solutions to public and private clients since 1965. Our staff, located throughout the U.S. and globally, is committed to delivering tailored solutions. Recognizing that clients benefit the most when multi-disciplined expertise is leveraged, Pond builds teams based on client and project requirements, regardless of location, reinforcing our “One Pond” culture. We earn the trust that sets us apart.

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