Richard K. Wizeman

Mr. Wizeman is the Senior Vice President of VNHA and the Princeton Office Branch Manager. He directs the overall coordination of the Princeton Office’s engineering, surveying, and environmental services, projects, and staff. Mr. Wizeman guides and provides oversight and quality control for the firm’s residential, academic, municipal, institutional, and office building development projects in the Princeton Office.

Mr. Wizeman’s responsibilities include the design of all phases of land development and subdivision work, including roadway design and parking systems, site layout, stormwater management, soil conservation methods, earth work analysis and grading, sanitary sewer collection and water distribution systems, permitting, construction cost estimates, and specifications. He has provided expert testimony before Planning Boards and Zoning Boards of Adjustment in many New Jersey municipalities.

At VNHA, Mr. Wizeman has played an intricate role in projects ranging from residential land development, commercial facilities and building additions, to campus-wide infrastructure plans which have been completed for clients such as Bristol-Myers Squibb, Merrill Lynch, Sharbell Development, K Hovnanian, Princeton University, Princeton Theological Seminary, The Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton Forrestal Center, and RMJM Hiller, among others.

Joining VNHA in 1969 as a Co-Op student from Northeastern University, Mr. Wizeman has held several positions within the firm over the years including drafter, designer, construction observer, survey crewman, project engineer/manager, and department manager.

Mr. Wizeman holds a Degree in Civil Engineering with Environmental Option from Northeastern University in Boston, MA and is currently licensed in the State of New Jersey as a Professional Engineer and Planner as well as in the State of Pennsylvania as a Professional Engineer and Land Surveyor. He is also a New Jersey Certified Municipal Engineer.

In his free time, Mr. Wizeman enjoys hunting, fishing and gardening.


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