Mr. Gatzow is a Senior Vice President and currently serving as the Central Region’s Operation Manager. He is a licensed civil engineer and has more than 30 years of experience in all aspects of infrastructure planning, design and construction management for water distribution, supply and storage, wastewater conveyance, storm water, roads, municipal facilities, grant procurement and project financing. Mike is also a member of GEI’s Risk Management Committee.
His responsibilities include all facets of business planning, business development, principal project review and overall financial management. In his prior and current capacity within the firm, he has provided oversight to a variety of disciplines such as; civil, environmental, surveying, structural, geotechnical and architectural related services. Mr. Gatzow has served as project manager or project engineer on projects located throughout the United States. He has direct experience in grant writing and financing of projects funded by USDA Rural Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Economic Development Administration and various other state and local agencies for new infrastructure and overall economic development.