Our People Are Our Greatest Resource

We are always seeking top notch, talented engineers and scientists who are looking for rewarding careers. Meet some of the Tighe & Bond team and learn firsthand about some of the experiences you might expect if you join us.

Aaron Sabbs, PE

Project Engineer

“The most rewarding part of my job is watching projects progress from conceptual ideas to city streetscapes, energy-efficient buildings, or sources of renewable energy that become functional, permanent parts of the community.”

Aaron Sabbs is a Project Engineer with a focus on site/civil engineering and building projects. His experience includes design, permitting, bidding, and construction services for a wide variety of projects: everything from site development and utility improvements to landfill closures and building renovation projects.

Gabrielle Belfit

Senior Environmental Scientist

“Right from the beginning, water resource planning and water quality have been my passion. Working closely with clients to help them find the best solutions for their success, makes my day.”

Gabrielle Belfit has a strong background in regional and community water resource planning through her work at the Cape Cod Commission. She offers more than 30 years of expertise in project management, environmental policy, regulatory compliance, resiliency planning, public outreach and education. Her specialties include groundwater assessment, pollution prevention, as well as stormwater management. She has provided project manager and client manager services for municipalities within southeastern Massachusetts, including Cape Cod and the Islands.

Daniel Roop, PE

Project Manager

“Treat others the way you would like to be treated. Respect, kindness, and reliability are paramount to any teams’ success.”

Dan Roop is a project engineer specializing in environmental engineering, with a focus on water and wastewater. His work includes capital improvement planning, asset management, and the design of public and private drinking water, collection system, and wastewater treatment facilities. Dan is a licensed wastewater operator and his skillset includes sampling and analysis of surface water, groundwater and wastewater, process instrumentation, and construction services.

Jianhong Wang PE, PTOE

Senior Engineer

“I can’t pick a favorite aspect of my work; I enjoy it all. When you design and make recommendations that eventually become reality, it’s very satisfying.”

Senior Engineer Jianhong Wang utilizes her expertise as a professional engineer and certified Professional Traffic Operations Engineer for transportation and traffic projects throughout Connecticut. Jianhong has a variety of technical skills and her specialties include traffic safety analysis, traffic calming, traffic control signal design, corridor planning studies, signing and pavement marking design, traffic impact studies, parking studies, and school circulation studies. She has worked closely with client on both private development and municipal and state clients providing her knowledge on evaluating and developing solutions to improve mobility and safety for all roadway users.

Peter Grabowski, PE

Chief Operating & Risk Officer

“Finding the right solution for a community’s water resource challenges requires keeping a close eye on quality and cost-effectiveness. Working with our clients from the planning and conceptual phase of a project through completion, and resolving complex engineering issues, is extremely rewarding.”

Peter Grabowski is Tighe & Bond’s Chief Operating Officer, working with the firm’s management to ensure optimum client service delivery across all of our geographic locations. Peter also serves as the Chief Risk Officer for Tighe & Bond and is responsible for Tighe & Bond’s enterprise risk management program. Peter serves as a Project Director for a variety of water projects and was the former leader of the firm’s Water Business Line. His experience includes project management, planning, pilot testing, engineering evaluation, design, permitting, cost estimating, and construction project supervision.

Louis Soracco

Senior Project Manager

“Our dedicated team works hard to improve the public’s trust in their tap water.”

Louis Soracco is a senior project manager with over 20 years of experience collaborating with clients on their drinking water, wastewater and construction management needs. Lou’s specialties include the treatment of drinking water and all infrastructure associated with source development, distribution and storage. Lou’s experience with the implementation of full-scale biological treatment of iron and manganese is unique in New England; which includes the first of its kind treatment systems for Massachusetts and Connecticut.

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