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Doug Chapman, PE

Hickory Office Manager

Doug Chapman has practiced engineering in North Carolina for more than 25 years. His experience includes a wide range of public projects including water and wastewater systems, streets and stormwater, and parks / recreation, in addition to community facilities and planning. Mr. Chapman has worked in a variety of professional environments, including both public and private sector positions, which have contributed positively toward developing his capacity to solve complex problems and understand the needs of public clients. His contribution to McGill Associates’ team has proven to be an asset to our public clients. He is an innovator and a leader in infrastructure and facility planning and design. Mr. Chapman has worked on numerous projects, and is well-versed in public bidding requirements, project funding opportunities, and the need to include the public in projects at the appropriate time and level. He also understands the need to actively manage projects from inception throughout construction. As the Hickory Office Manager, he is responsible for a staff of 30 engineers and support personnel.