Dave Segars, the company founder and President, provides oversight, project management and design review for all engineering work done for the clients of Segars Engineering. After earning his Bachelor's in Civil Engineering at Georgia Tech, he compiled 29 years of design and management experience in virtually every major industrial, commercial and governmental sector. During college ROTC he earned Airborne and Ranger badges before becoming a Platoon Leader in Germany for the US Army Corps of Engineers. He was then recruited by a top-five engineering firm - CRS Sirrine - where he spent several years in the industrial division in both project management and structural engineering. He then spent four years as the Plant Engineer for Polymer Group Incorporated managing a $100 million project while he obtained a Masters in Business Administration from JMU. This was followed by a stint as a Construction Engineer and Process Engineer for DuPont's (now INVISTA's) Lycra and BCF Nylon divisions. All of Mr. Segars’ experience involves project planning, design and construction, with over 25 years dedicated to design and construction administration. He is specifically capable in the areas of project management, planning, permitting, scheduling, structural engineering and overall architectural and engineering management.