Empowering Our People To Serve The Community

Trust plays an important role at PRIME AE. One of the ways we build trust is by hiring and working with some of the most talented people in the industry.

Whether a seasoned professional or just starting out, we value problem-solvers who tackle real-world challenges through understanding stakeholder needs, getting to know the surrounding community, and effectively leveraging company resources and capabilities. These qualities have helped us sustain our growth.

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Meet Our Team

Our people are inspired every day by the work we do in communities across the country. They thrive in opportunities to apply their individual talent, experience, and passion as part of a team creating solutions for the world around them. At PRIME AE, we embrace this spirit to discover new approaches and innovative ideas to reach any project’s highest potential.

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Kurt Bergman

Chief Executive Officer
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Executive Leadership

Kumar BuvanendaranPE

Executive Chairman and Founder
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Executive Leadership

Pam ButzigerSHRM-SCP, CCP, CBP

Chief People Officer
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Executive Leadership

Jenna Silverstein

Chief of Staff
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Steve MuschianoEsq., PE

General Counsel

Architecture & Engineering

Dana MitchellRA, NCARB

Senior Vice President, Architecture & Engineering


Brad DavisPE, LEED AP

Senior Vice President, Southeast Region
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Vice President of Business Development
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Ed ChamberlaynePhD, PE, F.SAME

Senior Vice President, Federal Programs
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Information Technology

Emily McKee

Director of Information Technology
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Shawn BlissRLA, LEED AP

Vice President, Design & Planning
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Natasha Kearney

Director of Strategy and Business Development
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Tracey Poler

Director of Marketing
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Jack BranyanPE, CBSI

Vice President, National Bridge Inspection


Kurt MillerPE

Transportation Operations Lead
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Ron LadykaPE, CBSI

Transportation Business Development Lead
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Mik HothaPE, MBA

Senior Vice President, National Water Lead
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Associations & Affiliations

Without local partnerships and support from the communities we serve, we can’t do what we do. This is why PRIME AE supports numerous professional associations and organizations. Many of our team members serve in leadership roles where they are recognized by their peers for their accomplishments and expertise.

Explore What We Can Do Together

Trust is built. It’s more than a statement, it’s a commitment to the way we work. We’re here and ready. Reach out to learn how we can help.