Kansas City’s Lankford|Fendler + Associates hires principal

Emily Tilgner has been named a principal at Lankford|Fendler + Associates, a Kansas City-based consulting engineering firm.

She joins Alan Lankford, the firm’s founder and president, and Greg Fendler as the company’s third partner.

Tilgner is responsible for managing all phases of the firm’s projects, including project design, specifications and construction.

Tilgner brings more than 13 years of construction experience to her new position. She has worked on both the design and build side of such high-profile projects as the AMC Theatre Support Center and the Black and Veatch World Headquarters renovation and addition.