Dean Hatfield, P.E.
Director of Operations - North Carolina
Mr. Dean Hatfield, Vice President of ELR’s Mid-Atlantic Region is the Program and Contract Manager. Mr. Hatfield has more than 33 years of project management and design experience as a lead civil engineer involved in planning development, design supervision, construction administration, and asset management. He has overseen transportation and other public works-type projects and is knowledgeable in permitting, stormwater management, hydraulics, utility coordination, maintenance of traffic, construction phasing, roadway design, specifications, estimating, and construction contract documents. He has extensive experience with increased flood resiliency, and land uses regulatory changes. Typical projects untaken by Mr. Hatfield have included historic properties and the sensitive nature of historic communities in conjunction with the involvement of SHPO. He has worked alongside supporting team members leading the specific focus on under-served and historic communities. His engagement with stakeholder is exemplified by a reputation for coordinating with contractors, owners, and clients to see complex projects to successful completion, ahead of schedule, and on budget.