PITTSBURGH, PA--(Marketwired - June 22, 2016) - Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, announced today that Anna Lantin, senior vice president and practice lead -- Water, has been promoted to senior vice president and regional director of the company's West Region. Michael Baker's West Region consists of Arizona, California, Hawaii, New Mexico, Nevada and Utah. In her new role, Ms. Lantin will be responsible for all facets of regional leadership, including: client satisfaction; marketing; business development; resource allocation and acquisition; talent management and development; and the overall efficiency and profitability of Michael Baker in the region.
"Anna Lantin is highly respected in our organization and is recognized in the industry for her expertise, commitment and ability to take charge of our clients' most challenging projects while delivering cost effective solutions," said Tom Campbell, chairman of Michael Baker International. "Anna embodies the Michael Baker International culture. Her dedication to her clients and team members will further strengthen our position in the west."
An industry veteran with more than 25 years of experience, Ms. Lantin joined Michael Baker in 1998. While at Michael Baker, Ms. Lantin strengthened the firm's technical expertise and capabilities related to stormwater management, water/wastewater, water quality, ecosystem restoration and coastal engineering to ensure innovative project delivery.
Outside of Michael Baker, Ms. Lantin has taken on many leadership roles in multiple professional organizations, including: the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE); Transportation Research Board; American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials; California Stormwater Quality Association; and the Water Environmental Federation. She has received numerous awards and nominations from ASCE, state and national associations, and The National Academies of Sciences and Engineering for her technical contributions.
"It is an honor to lead a team of outstanding colleagues who deliver innovative solutions to our clients, not only in the west but around the world," said Ms. Lantin. "I am committed to our people and to building our business as Michael Baker continues to demonstrate how We Make a Difference for our clients, team members and communities."
Ms. Lantin succeeds Rick Rubin. Michael Baker International thanks Mr. Rubin for his contributions and wishes him well.
About Michael Baker International
Michael Baker International is a leading global provider of engineering and consulting services, which include planning, architectural, environmental, construction, program management and full life-cycle support services as well as information technology and communications services and solutions. The company provides its comprehensive range of services and solutions in support of U.S. federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker International has more than 6,000 employees in more than 90 locations across the U.S. and internationally. To learn more, visit www.mbakerintl.com.