ROCK HILL, SC, December 23, 2015 – Sheri Williamson, P.E., a professional engineer with nearly 25 years of experience supporting major highway and bridge projects throughout the Southeast, has been named to lead STV’s business operations in Georgia and South Carolina. She will report directly to STV senior vice president and Southeast regional manager E. Richard Capps Jr., P.E.
Georgia and South Carolina include some of the fastest growing metro areas in the U.S. Over the years, STV has been a leading provider of engineering, planning and construction management services for numerous transportation and building projects in those areas. As the business unit leader, Williamson will oversee all facets of the business while looking to increase STV’s presence in these states.
“We look forward to Sheri’s enthusiasm and leadership skills to continue to grow our operations in South Carolina and Georgia,” Capps said. “We’re confident in her all-around capabilities, not just from a business development perspective, but also from the standpoint of her strong technical skills and financial acumen.”
Since joining STV in 2010, Williamson has led a number of major roadway design projects, including the Fort Mill Southern Bypass in eastern York County, SC. The initiative was recently recognized as a Project of the Year by The American Society of Civil Engineers South Carolina Section Board. Among other projects, Williamson is currently overseeing the design of the widening of a 17-mile section of SR 85 in Georgia’s Fayette and Coweta counties.
Other award-winning projects that STV has supported out of its Rock Hill, North Charleston and Columbia, SC, and Atlanta and Duluth, GA, offices include the Fantasy Harbour Bridge and US 17 Bypass/SC 707 Interchange, both in Myrtle Beach, SC, as well as the U.S. Army’s 4th Infantry Combat Brigade at Fort Stewart, GA.
Prior to joining the firm, Williamson worked for several leading engineering firms throughout the Southeast. She earned a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology and serves on the American Council of Engineering Companies of South Carolina’s board of directors.
About STV: Since opening its doors more than 100 years ago, STV has become a leader in providing a range of engineering, architectural, and environmental, planning, and,construction management, services for transportation, infrastructure, energy, and facilities projects. The firm is ranked 7th in construction management in Building Design + Construction’s Giant’s survey and 42nd in Engineering News-Record’s Top 500 Design Firms survey. STV is 100 percent employee-owned.