Steve Houser joins Stantec as Federal Environmental Services Lead in the US South Region
Seasoned practitioner brings decades of experience in environmental consulting
San Antonio, TX; TSX, NYSE:STN: Steve Houser has joined Stantec—a global engineering and design firm—as Federal Environmental Services Lead for the firm’s US South Region. Houser will leverage his expertise, deep industry and partner relationships, and extensive client knowledge to enhance the firm’s ability to serve its Federal clients and support the broader objectives of growth in Stantec’s Federal and Environmental Services strategy. Based in San Antonio, Texas, Houser will initially focus on growth in the Southern United States, and also support Stantec’s diverse team of experts nationally.
Houser brings more than 35 years of experience in environmental consulting, engineering and construction operations, programs, and projects. He has a diverse background of work in the Federal market and has worked for both large and small organizations in project execution, management, program development, and in executive leadership positions. In his most recent role, Houser helped exponentially grow his previous firm’s service offerings and quality of deliverables for their Federal clients, including significant experience with Department of Defense (DOD) service branches including the Air Force (Air Force Civil Engineer Center/Installation and Mission Support Center), NAVFAC Regions and installations, and multiple US Army Corps of Engineers Districts and facilities.
“Steve has extensive experience leading large-scale Federal programs for marquee clients across the United States,” said Dom Kempson, a vice president and Federal Sector lead in Stantec’s Environmental Services group. “He has consistently maximized opportunities between client stakeholders, key partners, and governmental entities to drive project success. We are thrilled to welcome him to our Federal Environmental Services team.”
Houser graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a BS in Forest Management and post-graduate studies in Environmental Science and Photogrammetry. He has been a member of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) for nearly 20 years and has held numerous SAME leadership roles at the local, regional, and national levels, and he is an elected member of the Society Academy of Fellows.
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