Manhard Consulting appoints Kevin Coughlin operations manager, Chicago office

National civil engineering and surveying firm, Manhard Consulting, has appointed Kevin Coughlin, P.E., as the operations manager of its Chicago office, located in Chicago’s River North area.

Coughlin will oversee activities throughout the Chicago region, act as the primary resource for project managers and review the scope, schedule and cost benchmarks of current projects. Coughlin will also help manage client relations and guide the professional development of the Chicago team.

“Kevin’s expertise as a project manager and a team leader is key to the successful operations of our Chicago office,” said Don Manhard, Jr., president and CEO of Manhard Consulting. “His vast experience and dedication to our industry positions Kevin as an invaluable resource to our company and our clients.”

Prior to joining Manhard, Coughlin graduated from Marquette University with a degree in civil engineering, and has continued to gain valuable experience as a project manager and design engineer through multiple industry leadership roles. He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and has volunteered for Engineers Without Borders, designing and planning a flood mitigation project in Guatemala.