Jennifer Maxwell recently joined Drake Haglan & Associates as a Project Manager. Her role also includes contract City Engineer for the City of Angels. Jennifer has over 28 years of engineering experience of which the last 6 years as a contract CIP Delivery Manager for the City of Elk Grove through Willdan Engineering. In this role, Jennifer oversaw a team of consultant engineers that managed the delivery of the City’s Capital Improvement Program (CIP) averaging $20 million a year in transportation and facility improvements. Prior to that, worked for El Dorado County for 6 years as Project Manager on road, interchange, and bridge projects. She began her career with the City of San Diego where for more than 16 years, she gained a variety of experience in roads, drainage, grading, minor street improvements, traffic signals, water, and sewer mains.
As a graduate of the University of San Diego and a licensed Professional Engineer since 1995, Jennifer brings her experience, knowledge and technical expertise to DHA’s clients as she continues to use her leaderships skills to effectively manage projects both forDHA and the City of Angels. Jennifer’s background in project management, capital improvements, and roadway geometry will be an asset to DHA’s transportation corridor projects throughout Northern California.
Jennifer’s wonderful husband of 26 years, Matt, is a writer. They have two children and are preparing for their son to go to college next year as an engineering major. Her daughter is a freshman in high school and is very artistic. Jennifer enjoys hosting family get-togethers, doing puzzles, and traveling. She is planning their family’s first trip to Europe this year where she looks forward to experiencing the culture, the sites, and enjoying the delicious desserts – one of her favorite indulgences! 😊
Please join us in welcoming Jennifer to the DHA team.