JACKSONVILLE – April 25, 2022 – Pond, a progressive, full-service engineering, architecture, and planning company, is expanding its Water Resources Program with the addition of Chris Fagerstrom, PE as Water Resources Director.
Chris brings more than 23 years of experience leading the development of numerous water resources engineering, permitting, and environmental projects in the southeast. As Director, Chris will be responsible for spearheading the growth of the Water Resources Program at Pond. With proven leadership abilities and an extensive clientele, Chris will build a strong and sustainable national team to serve all of Pond’s new and existing clients and capture new markets for the firm.
“Chris’s experience in water resources is of enormous value and will be critical to our future growth in this sector,” said Stephen Bailey, Pond’s Environment & Water Resources Program Leader. “We are excited to welcome him to the team to help lead our fast growing program and provide Pond’s clients with unmatched water resources solutions.”
With experience on a wide array of projects, Chris has led efforts including watershed management plans, municipal stormwater systems retrofit and design, municipal, industrial, and commercial site development, regional treatment facilities, hydrologic/hydraulic modeling, and water quality monitoring assessments. Chris also has experience with delivering a variety of engineering and environmental permitting solutions. Working with both public and private clients, he has led comprehensive Basin Management Action Plans for several basins in Florida, including the design for a regional shared stormwater treatment park in Gainesville. Chris has a bachelor’s in environmental engineering from University of Florida and is a registered professional engineer.
“I am excited to join the team at Pond, and I look forward to developing new avenues for growth,” said Chris. “I believe this team will solve our clients’ most pressing water resource challenges through sustainable and future-focused solutions, which will make our communities more resilient for generations to come.”
Pond is a progressive, full-service engineering, architecture, and planning firm providing solutions to government, corporate, and private clients since 1965. With professionals throughout the U.S. and globally, Pond is committed to delivering bold, insightful solutions that transform our world. Our experienced architects, engineers, and planners pride themselves on being indispensable client champions, offering tailored solutions to manage projects from concept to completion – and everything in between. We earn the trust that sets us apart.