As STV’s chief operating officer, Chuck Kohler, P.E., S.E., oversees the daily operations of the firm. He is an accomplished engineering and construction professional who, over the course of his more than 30-year career, has demonstrated strong business, operations and project delivery skills.

Mr. Kohler has amassed industry experience in almost every engineering and construction professional service role, including design engineer, site engineer, division manager, project/program manager, operations director and corporate executive. Prior to joining STV, he served as the global director of project operations for a major design/construction consultancy firm, where he was responsible for supporting the company’s program management, capability development and risk management efforts worldwide. 

Mr. Kohler holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in civil engineering from the University of Illinois at Champaign, and a Master of Business Administration degree in finance and international business from Northwestern University. He is a registered professional engineer and a licensed structural engineer.

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