Michael P. Rennard, PE
VP/ Division Leader, Civil & Structural Engineering
Michael Rennard directs all of The LiRo Group's design activities, including civil, structural, traffic and MEP engineering, as well as architectural and landscape architectural projects. He plays a lead role in identifying new design opportunities, both directly with various state, county and municipal agencies, and through partnership arrangements.
Mr. Rennard has a broad range of technical and managerial experience with public works projects in New York City. He has previously held senior management positions at the New York City Department of Environmental Protection and the New York City Department of Design and Construction, and served as Chief Engineer in the Office of the New York City Comptroller. Key projects under his direction included the design of the Croton Water Filtration Plant, reconstruction of Columbus Avenue in Manhattan, upgrade of water treatment facilities on the NYC Watershed, and the design and construction of a major intercepting sewer in Staten Island.
In the private sector, Mr. Rennard has held several executive roles, including Manager of transportation and rail staff, Director of Design Build work for federal projects, and Project Principal for major projects in the municipal, state, federal and private sectors.