Eliza Wireback

About Eliza Wireback

In her role as a communications professional, Eliza gets to tell the stories of RS&H associates and the amazing work they do for clients, colleagues and their communities.

Associate Award Winners Honored at Annual Officers’ Meeting

By |2019-06-24T09:28:14-04:00June 20th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

During the 2019 Officers' Meeting in St. Augustine, Florida, RS&H leaders honored this year's five company award winners. The June 12 awards ceremony marked the first conferral of the Impact Award, which RS&H created this year to recognize associates who have made a profound impact on the company. The award winners represent several practices [...]

VDOT Contract Showcases Cross-Practice Team’s Depth, Breadth of Skills

By |2019-06-20T12:35:44-04:00June 18th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

The ink on the contract was barely dry, and the Virginia Transportation-Infrastructure (T-I) and Transportation-Construction Management (T-CM) teams were already hard at work. During the first 17 days of RS&H’s five-year, $25 million contract with the VDOT Fredericksburg District, associates in the Virginia and San Antonio offices helped to negotiate, execute and perform a [...]

Studio Director’s Unflappable Nature Belies Driven Spirit

By |2019-06-07T11:44:12-04:00May 21st, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

In 1988, current RS&H Corporate Vice President Chung Rutter took a new colleague, Kris Bolt, to lunch on her first day at a small architecture firm in Jacksonville. 27 years later, Chung took Kris to lunch again – this time on her first day at RS&H. The 2015 lunch came after a recruitment campaign [...]

Aviation Planner Leads Through Compassion

By |2019-04-30T15:49:12-04:00April 25th, 2019|Tags: , , |

For Amanda O’Krongley, the Aviation industry is a family business. She and her husband, whom she met at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, are both Aviation planners. Her oldest son is getting his pilot’s license and will attend his parents’ alma mater remotely next year as he continues to work at a Fixed Base Operator [...]

Associates Bring Science, Engineering to Life at STEM Like a Girl Event

By |2019-04-17T12:44:01-04:00April 17th, 2019|Tags: , , |

Environmental Specialist Kate Lindekugel had no idea until college that there were so many STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) career options available to women. “Gosh, I wish I’d known before that there were so many more careers for women talented in math and science other than being a doctor or nurse, ” said [...]

Taxiway Reconstruction Builds on LAX Relationship

By |2019-05-13T15:00:39-04:00February 27th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

To say projects at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) are complex would be an understatement: thousands of flights a day, millions of people each year, innumerable stakeholders – and to top it all, a fixed amount of space for growth, with development on three sides and the Pacific Ocean on the other. RS&H’s Aviation [...]

With Colorado Move, Brittany Scuncio Expands HR Presence in West

By |2019-06-03T15:28:24-04:00February 25th, 2019|Tags: , , |

For Brittany Scuncio, it’s not enough to do what’s asked of her. “She’s an overachiever,” said Senior Talent Acquisition Manager Wanda Luong, her supervisor. “She doesn’t just do what her job description says. She works to be a lot of things for a lot of different people.” Brittany’s job title is Talent Acquisition Corporate [...]

As New Year Gets Underway, Associates Continue Professional Organization Leadership

By |2019-02-21T10:26:11-04:00February 21st, 2019|Tags: , |

At RS&H, involvement in professional organizations transcends all practices, regions and associate levels. That overarching involvement is highlighted by the four associates outlined below who are leading the way in their professional groups. Marjorie Weibe-Reed, American Institute of Architects (AIA) Jacksonville This January, Aviation architect Marjorie Weibe-Reed took over the mantle as president of [...]

From USACE to RS&H, Gordy Simmons Driven by Love of Country

By |2019-06-04T14:56:49-04:00January 16th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

In his 14 years abroad, current RS&H Military Programs Leader Gordy Simmons visited 35 countries for work. He traveled to Eastern Europe to help build emergency embassies after the fall of the Soviet Union. He established whole installations necessary to enact the Wye River Memorandum in the Middle East. He served in various leadership [...]