Wright joined STV in 2019 as a vice president and business development director for federal Department of Defense clients
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – STV, a leader in engineering, architectural, planning and program and construction management services, today announced it has promoted Neal T. Wright, P.E., PMP, F. SAME, Lt. Col. U.S. Army (Ret.), to senior vice president and federal business development director. Wright joined STV in 2019 as a vice president and business development director for federal Department of Defense (DoD) clients.
“Neal is a veteran and leader of admirable skill,” said Marcos Díaz González, STV executive vice president, advisory and program management services. “He has provided exceptional service to our federal defense clients, and we are thrilled he will be leading our business development efforts as we continue to support our mission-driven federal clients.”
With more than 40 years in the civil and environmental engineering field, Wright previously held vice president positions at three top engineering firms and was also chief engineer of the Virginia Port Authority in Norfolk, Virginia. He served for 22 years as an engineer branch officer in the U.S. Army, retiring as a lieutenant colonel and completing his military career as the deputy district engineer for the Baltimore District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Wright holds a Bachelor of Science degree with distinction from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and a Master of Science from North Carolina State University. He is a Professional Engineer licensed in Maryland and Virginia and a certified Project Management Professional. Additionally, Wright is a fellow in the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME), the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE). A life member of SAME, Wright previously served as one of three national vice presidents and was chair of the Academy of Fellows.
For more than 70 years, STV has served military clients, offering a diverse range of planning, design and construction management services for a myriad of project types. The firm is a proud partner with all branches of the U.S. military, providing clients with the design and construction of headquarters, barracks and officers’ quarters, equipment testing facilities, laboratories, sensitive compartmented information facilities (SCIFs), process facilities, computer rooms, maintenance and industrial service shops, offices and operations, training and conference areas. Among its notable military projects, STV provided architectural and engineering design services for the bridging documents of the Davis Barracks at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, earning awards from American Council of Engineering Companies of New York and ENR New York.
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