Stantec has hired John Gillespie as a senior project manager in their Bellevue, WA office. With more than 31 years of experience John Gillespie is now responsible for managing diverse sewer, water, storm water, and facility type projects, promoting business development, providing client support services, and managing project staff.
John Gillespie is known for maintaining close relationships with clients throughout many years and multiple projects. His prior experience includes the Port Angeles Downtown Water Main and Sidewalk Reconstruction which was selected by the American Public Works Association as Project of the Year. In his previous position, he successfully managed numerous concurrent projects—water study projects, water distribution design projects, airfield pavement and electrical projects, roadway repair projects, and a high caliber rifle range upgrade project.
“John Gillespie’s large diameter pipeline, storm water, and value engineering experience combined with his knowledge of federal agencies supports our goals to better serve existing clients and obtain new clients,” says Greg Hill, principal and profit center leader. “His proven ability to lead business development activities with new and potential clients is an added benefit to the team.”
A registered civil engineer in Washington and Oregon, John Gillespie is currently working on projects for Highline Water District, City of Issaquah, Cascade Water Alliance, and Pierce County.
Along with John Gillespie, we’re active members of the communities we serve. That’s why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.
The Stantec community unites more than 15,000 employees working in over 250 locations. Our work—professional consulting in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. With a long-term commitment to the people and places we serve, Stantec has the unique ability to connect to projects on a personal level and advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.