Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, announced that Virginia Feigles-Kaar has joined the firm as a market segment leader for municipal services based in the Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, office.
Feigles-Kaar joins the firm with more than 20 years of experience managing highway and bridge design projects as a liaison between the state and consulting industry for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT). She scheduled, organized, and moderated public and stakeholder meetings; developed scopes of work and estimates for highway and bridge projects; and reviewed and negotiated proposals. Feigles-Kaar also worked with various state and federal agencies to obtain permits, clearances, and approvals, as well as making sure municipalities followed guidelines in the development of projects receiving state and federal funding.
In her role with Dewberry, Feigles-Kaar will support marketing the firm’s municipal services in central and north central Pennsylvania. She will also help develop the firm’s construction management and construction inspection services in the region, including National Bridge Inspection Standards (NBIS) contracts for locally owned bridges.
“We are pleased to welcome Virginia to Dewberry,” says Dewberry Associate Vice President and Mechanicsburg Business Unit Manager, Curt Sanno, PE, CBSI. “Her expertise and knowledge of municipal services in this region of Pennsylvania will be a valuable asset to our clients.”
Feigles-Kaar earned her bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Bucknell University (1999). She has served as chairperson of the Milton Planning Commission for more than 20 years and is a member of the Williamsport/Lycoming Chamber of Commerce and the American Society of Highway Engineers (ASHE).
Dewberry is a leading, market-facing firm with a proven history of providing professional services to a wide variety of public- and private-sector clients. Recognized for combining unsurpassed commitment to client service with deep subject matter expertise, Dewberry is dedicated to solving clients’ most complex challenges and transforming their communities. Established in 1956, Dewberry is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, with more than 50 locations and 2,000+ professionals nationwide. To learn more, visit www.dewberry.com.