Meet the Team

Get to know the visionary leaders who drive our mission forward at Prudent Engineering.

Philip A. Thayaparan, P.E.


Michael A. Venturo, L.S.

Principal, Manager of Land Survey Services

Bradley G. Pcolinsky, L.S.

Principal, Survey Coordinator

Beverly J. Strachan

Manager of Construction Inspection Services (NY)

Robert E. Pohl, Jr., P.E.

Manager of Energy Sector

Robert R. Sanders

Manager of Construction Inspection Services (PA)

Terry L. Mckiven

Manager of Hydrographic Services

Christopher Lama, P.E.

Manager of Design Services

Frederick Burgwardt, P.E.

Manager of Bridge and Structural Condition Inspection

Collaborate with Prudent

Specializing in Bridge and Highway Design, Construction Inspection, Land Surveying, Condition Inspection and Water Control Structures, such as dams and canals, Prudent provides cost-effective engineering services across government, municipal, commercial and private sectors. Prudent is a minority owned business (MBE) that supports offices across New York and Pennsylvania.