McConnell Joins Baxter & Woodman

Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Crystal Lake, IL (October 9th, 2019) Mr. Coilin McConnell, CPESC, DECI has joined Baxter & Woodman Inc. Consulting Engineers as a Natural Resource Specialist. He brings over 20 years of environmental engineering and regulatory experience to the firm. Prior to joining Baxter & Woodman, Mr. McConnell ran his own environmental company specializing in creating maintenance plans, designing rain gardens and wet bottom detention basins, installing native areas and performing maintenance on...


Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Expands in Illinois

Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Naperville, IL (July 19th, 2019) Baxter & Woodman Consulting Engineers has opened a new Naperville office to better serve the needs of the firm’s growing client base. The new office is located at 1548 Bond Street, Suite 103. With the Naperville site, Baxter & Woodman now operates 6 office locations in Illinois and 12 nationwide. Focused on serving municipal, county, and state government agencies, Baxter & Woodman provides planning, design, construction,...


Sean O’Dell Appointed Mokena Region Manager

Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Mokena, IL (July 3rd, 2019) Baxter & Woodman, Inc. is pleased to announce that Mr. Sean O’Dell, PE has been appointed to the position of Mokena Region Manager for the firm. Mr. O’Dell will be responsible for leading business development efforts throughout Chicago’s southwest suburbs. Mr. O’Dell joined Baxter & Woodman in 2002 and has held the positions of Design Engineer, Project Manager, Client Manager, Group Leader, and Water Group Vice...


Carolyn Grieves Elected Chair of Illinois Section AWWA Board of Directors

Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Crystal Lake, IL (April 25, 2019) Baxter & Woodman, Inc. is pleased to announce that Carolyn Grieves, PE has been elected Chair of the Board of Directors for the Illinois Section of the American Water Works Association (ISAWWA). ISAWWA provides resources for the management and advocacy of safe and sustainable water. As Chair, Ms. Grieves will represent the section at National events and board meetings, provide input to the Executive Director,...


Harry Harman presented with ISAWWA E.D.U.C.A.T.E. Award

Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Crystal Lake, IL (April 15, 2019) Baxter & Woodman, Inc. is pleased to announce that Harry Harman, PE has been awarded the Illinois Section of the American Water Works Association 2019 E.D.U.C.A.T.E. Award. This award is presented annually to a professional in the water industry who has shown excellence in teaching, mentoring, or developing educational programs for the industry. This individual must also motivate others to seek advancement in their careers...


Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Employee Celebrates 50-Year Work Anniversary

Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Crystal Lake, IL (April 8, 2019) Baxter & Woodman, Inc. honored Steve Eslick, our longest-serving employee, for 50 years of employment with the company. Eslick is a CAD (computer-aided design) designer who produces engineering design project drawings for the company’s Water/Wastewater Group. Eslick joined the firm in 1969. When he began, engineering drawings were created with paper and pencil on drafting tables. Throughout his career, he has experienced the transition from...


Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Appoints Marketing Manager

Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Crystal Lake, IL (March 12, 2019) Baxter & Woodman, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Joanna MacCallum, CPSM to the position of Marketing Manager. MacCallum will be responsible for overseeing the firm’s marketing programs and policies. She will manage the marketing team’s proposal efforts and workflow, ensuring that the team achieves both short and long-term objectives. MacCallum has 6 years of experience collaborating with engineering technical experts to develop...


Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Appoints Transportation Manager

Baxter & Woodman, Inc. MILWAUKEE, WI (February 12, 2019) Baxter & Woodman, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Scott Ahles, PE to the position of Wisconsin Transportation Department Manager. Mr. Ahles joined Baxter & Woodman in 2015 and has played a key role in the business development efforts throughout the greater Milwaukee area. Mr. Ahles is a licensed Professional Engineer. He earned his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Marquette University. Mr. Ahles...


Rebecca Travis, PE Named Florida Division Manager

Baxter & Woodman, Inc. CRYSTAL LAKE, IL (January 22, 2019) Baxter & Woodman, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Rebecca Travis to the position of Florida Division Manager. Ms. Travis will oversee the business development efforts of the West Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale, and Key West offices. She will work closely with Region Managers to foster existing client relationships, engage prospective clients, and identify growth opportunities. Throughout her 35 year career, Ms....


Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Appoints Communications Manager

Baxter & Woodman, Inc. CRYSTAL LAKE, IL (January 17, 2019) Baxter & Woodman, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Lori J. Polantz to the position of Corporate Communications Manager. Ms. Polantz joined Baxter & Woodman in 1995 and has played a critical role in the development of communications strategies that enhance the firm’s brand and drive growth. Ms. Polantz has more than 20 years of experience collaborating with technical engineering experts to...