Chris Stahl is Vice President and Area Manager for S&ME’s Energy Business Unit located in Charlotte where he directs and mentors 20 professional staff involved in a variety of civil and environmental design projects. His expertise is wide ranging and includes designs for the oil and gas, power, transmission, water resources/dams, and waste management markets. His team provides management, planning, permitting, engineering, construction quality assurance, and construction administration for various energy, industrial, and local, county and state government clients. Chris has been awarded five engineering excellence awards by the American Council of Engineering Companies for his projects related to environmental and water resources.
A Professional Engineer in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia, Chris has over 30 years of professional experience. He joined the company in 1997 and held a department manager role for 10 years. Following a 9-year term as a vice president with another firm, Chris returned to S&ME where he is now developing our clients and services in the energy business segment. He has a BS in Civil Engineering Technology from the University of Pittsburgh, and an MS in Civil Engineering from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.