Global Practice Leader, Coastal Restoration, Stantec
Located in New Orleans, Louisiana, Steve is Stantec’s Global Practice Leader for Coastal Restoration and Protection. He has 40 years of experience focused on ecosystem restoration and hurricane protection in the Gulf of Mexico coastal region. In his role, he provides planning, design, and construction services for Stantec’s coastal protection and restoration projects across the US. Steve strives to use his knowledge and background to help communities adapt and respond to climate change. Bringing extensive experience in both private and public sector positions, his previous work has required development of plans and programs to accomplish ecosystem restoration in coastal Louisiana. Most recently, Steve served as the Executive Director of the Louisiana Office of Coastal Protection and Restoration with the role of developing, implementing, and enforcing a comprehensive coastal protection and restoration master plan for the State of Louisiana.