BergerABAM announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Dr. M. Lee Marsh (Lee) as president and chief executive officer (CEO) effective 1 June 2014. He will succeed Arnfinn (Arnie) Rusten, who will retire effective 31 May 2014.
Since joining the firm in 1994, Dr. Marsh has spearheaded many of BergerABAM’s seismic design and assessment projects. During his tenure as senior project manager and principal, his work has included design, assessment, project management, and business development for bridges; transit guideways; marine structures; buildings; and specialized projects, such as cranes for nuclear power plants. In addition to his operational and project duties, Dr. Marsh has served on the firm’s Board of Directors since 2006.