We are pleased to announce the promotion of Thomas Sheckells to Associate of MRA.
Thomas is an Associate and Civil Project Manager with more than 18 years of experience at MRA providing site planning and site design on a variety of residential, commercial, and governmental projects. Thomas received his Bachelor of Science degree in Geography, Environmental and Urban Planning from Towson University. Working out of MRA’s Towson office, Thomas is responsible for engineering design of development projects, day-to-day preparation of construction documents, and management of client services. He also provides hands on leadership to design teams and coordination with clients, architects, contractors, real estate agents and review agencies to assure quality and timely completion of projects.
Thomas has extensive design experience that includes site layout and design, grading, earthwork analysis, storm drain and utility design, hydrology and hydraulic analysis and design, erosion and sediment control design, culvert analysis and design, roadway design and stormwater management design. He is experienced in developing alternatives analysis to evaluate cost-effective design options, and solving design problems with severe site constraints. Thomas has extensive knowledge of the procedures for processing permits and developments through Anne Arundel County, Baltimore County, Howard County and other jurisdictions.