Published Thursday, April 11, 2019

(West Palm Beach, FL – April 11, 2019) WGI is pleased to announce that two associates have joined its West Palm Beach office:

Katy Collins joined the firm’s Environmental Services Division as an environmental scientist. Katy has over 10 years of experience in environmental permitting.  She has worked for both local and state governments and in private consulting. Her specific expertise is in wetland biology with a focus on hydric soil chemistry. Her skill set includes environmental sampling, wetland delineation, plant identification, wetland restoration and mitigation, threatened and endangered species surveys, stormwater management systems and engineering, surface and groundwater hydrology, and GIS mapping. Katy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Studies from Florida State University and is currently working on obtaining certification from the University of Florida in Wetlands and Water Resource Management. She is also pursuing certification as a Professional Wetland Scientist.

Laurie Raskasky joined WGI’s Accounting/Finance Division as a controller. Laurie has over 30 years of experience with specific expertise in accounting and finance in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction industry. Laurie is a registered Certified Public Accountant and holds a master’s degree in Accounting from the University of Colorado-Denver.


As a multidisciplinary solutions-providing consulting firm, WGI has 18 offices in six states, serving an active client base in over 30 states, specializing in the following disciplines: land development/municipal engineering, traffic and transportation engineering, parking solutions, geospatial services, subsurface utility engineering, structures, landscape architecture, environmental sciences, architecture, land planning, MEP engineering, and creative services. The Zweig Group ranked WGI #11 on its 2018 Hot Firms list and #23 on the 2018 Best Firms to Work For list. South Florida Business Journal ranked WGI #3 (up from #5) on its 2019 Top 25 Engineering Firms. In 2018, ENR ranked WGI #250 on its list of the Top 500 Design Firms, #24 on its Top Southeast Design Firms, and #10 in the Florida market.  In 2018, WGI ranked #4380 on the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. For more information, please visit www.wginc.com.




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