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.

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.

Charles Croce, PE

Vice President

We strive to exceed our client’s expectations on every project,
no matter how large or small. We actively listen to our clients
and focus on delivering quality services and innovative designs
that meet their vision for a project, while also remaining on budget and schedule.

Charles (Chuck) Croce is a Senior Project Manager with more than 25 years of experience in land development and site utility projects for both public and private clients. His experience includes a wide range of projects over various markets.

Chuck has experience working on large scale building and development projects with a focus on drainage and stormwater management, site utility design, and all aspects of land development. His involvement starts during the planning and permitting phase and progresses through design, construction and project close-out.

Jennifer Miller, PE

Senior Project Manager

It’s exciting to contribute to this growing firm and work alongside this talented group of professionals as we help our clients throughout the Northeast.

Jennifer Miller is a Senior Project Manager in the Water Business Line working from our Portland, Maine office. During her decades-long career, she has gained experience in process engineering and water/wastewater engineering. Jennifer’s career has been defined by her leadership on numerous projects throughout the state of Texas. Her focus on water and wastewater engineering included water and wastewater utility replacements, wastewater treatment plant and water intake structures design, and stream bank stabilization projects.

Craig French, PE

Principal Engineer/Structural Engineering Manager

Listening to a client’s needs, and providing them with the technical expertise they need to make an informed decision, that’s the goal of my group. This is true every time we meet with a client.

Craig French manages Tighe & Bond’s structural department and is responsible for structural engineering and architectural design. He is involved with most projects from the conceptual stage through final design and construction. Craig has experience in the structural design of commercial, institutional, and industrial buildings. In addition, he has extensive experience in evaluating existing buildings and structures, as well as performing bridge condition assessments and designs, and completing stability analysis on dams and other hydraulic structures.

Melissa Coady

Project Manager

I enjoy working at Tighe & Bond on a variety of projects. It is rewarding to use my expertise in the environmental field to achieve success with ecological restoration and critical infrastructure projects.

Melissa Coady is a project manager at Tighe & Bond with over 20 years of experience in applied wetlands science and environmental permitting. She leads the development of permitting approaches and guides her staff to obtain federal, state, and local permits on Tighe & Bond’s more critical and complex projects.

She also designs and monitors environmental mitigation plans and wetland replication projects for municipal, commercial, industrial and utility clients. Her experience includes providing numerous ecological and environmental site assessments, including wetland resource area delineations, botanical surveys, wildlife habitat evaluations, invasive species surveys, and vernal pool evaluations.

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.

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