Dana Bolden brings Western North Carolina engineering experience to Asheville office

Dana Bolden brings Western North Carolina engineering experience to Asheville office

WithersRavenel welcomes Dana Bolden, PE, CFM, as a new Senior Utilities Project Manager in our Asheville office.

Dana is a Western North Carolina native and a longtime engineer, with more than 30 years of public and private sector consulting and regulatory experience. His background includes extensive project management along with work on a variety of water and wastewater projects, from initial design through bidding and construction administration/observation. Dana has also worked on projects with stormwater, erosion control and site development components. He has performed hydraulic design and HEC-RAS modeling for roadway and pedestrian bridge stream crossings.

With experience in business development, and with a variety of grant funding initiatives as well, Dana possesses the wide-ranging knowledge, leadership and communication experience to serve our clients across WNC with a multitude of projects. Also, his technical knowledge of mountain landscapes and environmental challenges will provide communities with expertise in developing and designing a range of infrastructure projects.

“I am excited to join WithersRavenel,” Dana said. “Throughout my career, I have worked to provide improved infrastructure to Western North Carolina in a way that protects and complements our beautiful region. WithersRavenel will allow me to continue that work while improving access to needed water resources and economic opportunities for all of the area’s residents.”

Dana earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological and Agricultural Engineering from North Carolina State University after graduating from Tuscola High School in Waynesville. In addition to being a Professional Engineer licensed in both North and South Carolina, he is also a Certified Floodplain Manager and a Level III NCDOT Sediment & Erosion Control Designer.

Congratulations Dana on your new position! If you want to talk to Dana about an upcoming water or wastewater project, you can reach him at (828) 255-0313 or dbolden@withersravenel.com.