February 14, 2001 Parsons Brinckerhoff appointed Richard A. Schrader Chairman, succeeding Keith J. Hawksworth, who is retiring after 33 years with the firm. In his new position, Schrader, currently Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will provide broad policy oversight for PB, a global infrastructure strategic consulting, engineering and program/construction management organization.
Hawksworth, who joined PB
in 1976, served as CEO from December 2007 through December 2009 and during that
time led a strategic planning process that resulted in PB’s October 2009 merger
with Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure Group operating in
professional services, construction services, support services and