Ardurra Group: Executive Team

Rick Cloutier, PE

Rick is a seasoned executive with more than 30 years of experience in the engineering and construction industry. As Senior VP for an ENR Top 20 Firm, Rick distinguished himself by his unrelenting focus on strategy, operational efficiency and a genuine commitment to clients. Rick’s expertise lies in civil and environmental engineering for public works facilities and disaster management programs. Rick holds a Master of Science and a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering from the University of Florida.

Dan Gerrity, PE

Dan has 23 years of experience in disaster recovery, coastal restoration and civil engineering for large-scale public programs. Dan has served as client’s representative on multiple $1B+ FEMA and CDBG-DR funded recovery programs. Dan has developed an expertise in assisting public agencies to leverage alternative delivery strategies and public private partnerships to meet short and long term infrastructure needs. Dan holds a Master of Science in Civil Engineering from Louisiana State University and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Bucknell University.

Ann Springston Shires, PE

Ann has 32 years of experience in coastal engineering; hydraulic and hydrologic engineering; engineering for water, wastewater, flood control and drainge facilities; and computer modeling. As the program manager for the Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans’ Urban Flood Control Project, Ann coordinated all funding, design and construction efforts of a $800M CIP with the Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans and the US Army Corps of Engineers. Ann holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from West Virginia University.