Today, Michael R. Hinton, Chairman, and CEO of Lochmueller Group announced that the company’s Board of Directors voted unanimously to elect Douglas S. Shatto, PE, PTOE to the position of President and COO of the firm. Shatto succeeds Hinton who has held the title of President since 2006. Hinton will continue to serve as Chairman and CEO.
Shatto is just the third individual to hold the title of
President of Lochmueller Group. Company founder, Keith Lochmueller served as
President from the company’s inception in 1980 until Hinton joined the firm as
its second President in 2006.
Shatto joined the firm in 2010 as Branch Manager of the St.
Louis office and was named Senior Vice President and COO in July 2015. “Under his tenure, Lochmueller has not only
grown in Missouri, but we have added several new service lines and a host of
new public, private, and institutional clients—providing a strong and stable
foundation for future expansion. Doug’s continued leadership will be a valuable
asset to the firm in the coming years,” noted Hinton.
Prior to joining Lochmueller, Shatto spent 25 years with a
St. Louis-area traffic engineering and transportation planning firm, ultimately
serving as President for 7 years. His expertise centers in traffic engineering
and transportation planning. He has completed a broad array of traffic impact
studies, transportation modeling projects, multi-modal studies, and corridor