Our Team

Our team’s highly trained, technically competent, personnel have continuously provided the highest level of service to municipalities and counties along the Mississippi Gulf Coast delivering cost effective, timely, and satisfactory service to meet client needs.

G. Rimmer Covington, Sr.

Founder and Principal

Camille Covington Smith

Chief Executive Officer

Todd Hairston

Business Development Officer

Ben Benvenutti, PE

Principal Engineer

Todd Lafferty

Chief Operating Officer

John Szabo, PE

Senior Consulting Engineer

Bob Escher, PE

Project Manager/Senior Engineer

Sarah McLellan, PE

Project Engineer

Nathan Long, EIT

Staff Engineer

Ryan Ladner

Safety Officer / Lead Inspector

Bob Gist

Senior Construction Manager

Don Fayard


Louis Chambliss

Senior Survey Technician

Luke Matthews

Project Representative

Suellen Radich

Staff Accountant

Alane Young, RPG

Senior Geologist

Jade Martin


Rachel Kistler


Thomas Strange, PWS

Senior Program Manager | Senior Scientist

Robin Kreutzer

Project Manager

Tommy Parker

Senior Design Technician

Brent Ladner

Senior Design Technician

Shane Monroe, CFE

Program Manager

Amanda McPhail Sandage

Project Manager

Daniel Allen

Project Manager

Jessica Zatopek

Accounting Manager/Project Manager

Julie Daughdrill

Office Manager/Project Assistant