June 10, 2022

MEB Promotions – Senior Project Managers

MEB would like to congratulate Stefon Artis, Matt Donhauser, Nick Fippinger, Frank O’Reilly, Chase Spence, and John Thornton on their promotion to Senior Project Manager. 

Stefon Artis has completed numerous projects throughout his career with MEB. Most recently, Stefon completed the Marine Animal Conservation Center and the South Building Enhancements & Vet Center for the Virginia Aquarium. He is currently managing the design and construction of Plasser American’s manufacturing plant expansion in Chesapeake, VA.

Matt Donhauser works from MEB’s Richmond Office and has completed numerous water and wastewater treatment plant projects including the Award-winning North River WWTP upgrade. Matt is currently working on the Pure Salmon indoor salmon processing facility in Tazewell, VA.

Nick Fippinger is based out of our Richmond Office and has completed water and wastewater upgrades for the City of Richmond and other municipal clients. Nick is currently completing the Cobbs Creek Reservoir and Dam project for Henrico County.

Frank O’Reilly works within our heavy civil division constructing water and wastewater projects. Frank is currently working on the $500 million+ James River WWTP upgrade project for HRSD on a team with Ulliman Schutte and Alberici.

Chase Spence is currently completing numerous projects for HRSD, including design-build upgrades for the Surry Interceptor System and Grease Handling Facilities at the Nansemond WWTP. Chase is leading MEB’s efforts on the $260 million Nansemond ANRI upgrades under a design/build contract with Garney and Tetratech as well.

John Thornton works from the Richmond Office and is currently completing numerous water and wastewater treatment plant upgrades throughout the state. John is currently managing projects in Bedford, Chesterfield, and Elkton, VA.

We appreciate all of our Senior Project Managers dedication and commitment to MEB. These individuals represent the future growth within all divisions of the company!

By Anna McGrath