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Mike Yadeta, MBE, DBE #13-257 - Chief Executive Officer

Yadeta M. Muluneh is Chief Executive of Delta Engineering Group experience in design and management of civil engineering projects, including streets/ roadways, water distribution and treatment facilities, wastewater collection and treatment facilities, and land development. As co-founder of the company, he oversees the overall strategic operations and development of the company to successfully serve the needs of our clients. Mr. Yadeta is a professional engineer Practicing Highway Engineers/ Construction Manager and has served as primary contact for numerous public, private and institutional clients Including over 12 African Country

Charles E. Wright — Sr. Vice President

Mr. Wright, our Senior Vice President, has 29 years of experience in water, wastewater, Storm water and transportation projects, including client contact and project management, design, and preparation of contract document specifications and construction inspection for numerous civil engineering projects. Mr. Wright oversees the construction inspection department for contract development, developing policies and procedures, hiring, scheduling, and training program for certifications of staff.

Deborah D. Foust, P.G. — Vice President

Ms. Foust brings over 31 years of experience to Her responsibilities include developing client relationships for transportation services in Pennsylvania and throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. Ms. Foust will continue to oversee new transportation projects as Senior Transportation Manager and will assist as QA/QC Manager on existing transportation projects. She will also focus efforts on the strategic processes of N&W's Transportation Division to continue its high level of performance as the firm enters a new phase of growth. Ms. Foust has vast experience with composing proposals, management of multiple projects, developing QA/QC standards, and managing personnel, budgets, schedules and communications with clients.

John K. O’Connell — Director of Operations

Mr. O'Connell offers 26 years of experience managing a wide range of engineering operations, specializing in environmental and municipal engineering with emphasis in business management, project management, design, and construction of a broad range of complex municipal and private development projects. He provides strong customer service, project quality control, and innovative solutions for clients in the municipal and private sectors. Mr. O'Connell’s extensive experience working with municipalities, municipal authorities, and private entities provides innovative, but cost-effective and practical, solutions to a variety of engineering issues. Mr. O’Connell’s focus is in water and wastewater engineering, in addition to having performed on countless civil, site, utility, and recreation facility projects.

Mark E. Gaines, P.E., - Director of Transportation Services

Mr. Gaines has 29 years experience in the engineering industry, which recently involved management of PennDOT’s pavement maintenance unit, and policy development and management of impacts related to Marcellus Shale impacts to PennDOT posted roads. Other experience includes strategic planning, marketing and business development, office/staff management and reporting, contract management, QA/QC, project management, and engineering and plan preparation. Mr. Gaines is responsible for oversight and expansion of the firm's transportation division which entails growing and managing highway, traffic, surveying, geotechnical, and environmental service groups, as well as strategic planning, business development, marketing and proposal preparation, staff management, project/budget management, project design/plan preparation, value engineering, and QA/QC functions.

Keith E. McArdle, P.L.S. — Survey Section Supervisor

Mr. McArdle has over 24 years of experience in the surveying industry. He has a wide-ranging diverse experience in the field of surveying. Mr. McArdle manages the firm’s CADD staff and field crews and has recently worked on the development of project management systems. Mr. Cradle’s experience in working directly with contractors, builders, and developers, on both small and large-scale construction projects provides valuable insight in managing the firm’s vast array of projects.