Shawn’s primary focus is to move the company closer to its vision “to be the company most sought after to integrate technology and human potential to tackle tough issues facing the world.” He joined Haley & Aldrich in 2002, serving in various roles over the years including as a Principal Consultant, the General Manager of the company’s Energy and Mining Business Unit, Market Segment Leader of the company’s Heavy Industry Business Unit, and as interim Chief Services Officer. In 2021 Haley & Aldrich’s Board of Directors selected Shawn as President and CEO for his insight and strategic thinking, ability to listen and engage others, deep curiosity, and strong appetite for learning.
Shawn deeply understands the value our clients need to create for their organizations and stakeholders. Through seeking collaborative and innovate solutions and forming multidisciplinary project teams with a shared vision, he supports them our clients in their success and helps them achieve lasting value.
Throughout Shawn’s 35-year career in the environmental and engineering industry, he has built and led successful project teams focused on providing creative solutions to complex regulatory, engineering, environmental, and sustainability issues. When working with clients, leading teams, and mentoring staff, he seeks to develop trust and build relationships that endure.
Shawn has completed professional assignments across Haley & Aldrich’s entire U.S. geographic footprint and in numerous other countries worldwide. He is a Registered Professional Geologist in Pennsylvania, a Licensed Professional Geologist in Indiana, and a Certified Professional under the Ohio Voluntary Action Program.
“When I joined Haley & Aldrich in 2002, I was elated to see how deeply my colleagues were invested in our clients’ success, and that commitment remains today. Haley & Aldrich staff are focused not only on simply providing the best deliverable, but on seeking the best overall outcome for our clients and their organizations.”