Staff Expertise – Lehigh Civil & Municipal Engineering Consultants


A locally owned and operated firm located in Pottsville, Pennsylvania. Our current staff has over 75 years of combined experience in assisting municipal and private sector clients with complete services delivered on time and within budgetary constraints.

Our philosophy is to treat each and every client’s project as if it were our own. Our understanding of regulatory environments has meant faster approvals for our clients – an important advantage in today’s demanding economic climate. We invite you to reach out to us on your next project and experience the expertise, commitment and dedication of Lehigh Engineering, LLC for yourself.

Rodd J. White, P.E.
Firm Manager
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Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania

Rodd has over 20 years experience in the civil and mining engineering fields. His specialties include business development, client and regulatory agency relations, engineering management, project management, mining engineering and permitting.

Bill Anders, SEO, BCO
 Manager of Engineering Services
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Municipal Project Manager and Sales Manager

Certified Sewage Enforcement Officer, Certified Building Code Official, Certified PA dirt and Gravel road Maintenance, Over 20 years experience of Project management for commercial, residential and municipal projects including construction projects, recreational projects, including construction inspection. Project management for subdivision and land development projects, Subdivision plan reviewer, construction inspections including compliance of contract specifications and bid documents, estimating and negotiating contracts.

Ted Puschak, Jr., P.E
Manager of Mining Engineering
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Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania

Specialties include extensive experience in mining and quarry engineering and permitting. This includes research, exploration, design, permitting, and reclamation. Develops operation plans for mine operators and blasting contractors. Also handles mine pool research, water monitoring projects, beneficial use coal projects and special projects.

Jeanette M. Miller
Senior Project Manager
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Jeanette has over 12 years experience in the civil engineering field. Her areas of expertise include site design, erosion and sediment control design, stormwater management design, NPDES permitting, environmental due diligence, ADA ramp design, utility design, act 537 planning, PennDOT permitting, site inspection and plan review.

Ralph Hummel
Building Code Official
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Certified Building Code Official

Specialties include administration of Uniform Construction Code, Inspector of new construction permitted under the Uniform Construction Code, Certified Residential Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing Inspector.

 Eric T. Bella
Mining Engineer
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Develops operation plans and provides field support for mine operators and blasting contractors. MSHA certified in Training, Impoundment Inspector, Dust Sampling, Surface Installations & Methane and Oxygen Deficiency Testing.

Corey R. Parry, E.I.T
Project Manager
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Specialties include preparation of subdivision and land development plans for residential and commercial development, stormwater management and erosion & sedimentation control plans, PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit plans, PADEP permitting, natural gas well pad development and permitting, construction inspections, preparation of bid documents, mine operation plans, engineering field survey and AutoCAD Civil 3D design.

James G. Dean
Municipal Services: Zoning, Code Enforcement, Rental Property Inspector, Plan Reviewer
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For over twenty years, Jim has served in Municipal government as a Zoning Officer, Zoning Hearing Board Member, Elected Township Supervisor, Code Enforcement Officer, Landlord/Tenant Rental Inspector, Contractor Negotiator, Municipality/Client representative, Municipal Planner, and been involved Plan Review (ensuring conformance to Zoning and SALDO Ordinances).

Michael Hydock
Project Designer
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Specialties include mine planning and permitting, compliance oversight, field operations support and construction document preparation.

John P. Stoppi Jr., PE, FPE, MCP
Fire Protection Engineer, Building Design Engineer, Building Code Consultant/Inspector

15 years of progressive engineering experience that includes elements of engineering management, fire protection engineering, building design engineering, code enforcement, and code consulting in the public, private, and international sectors.

Andrew R. Drumheller
Project Manager
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Project management responsibilities include coordination, design, reporting and follow up of various mining and reclamation projects.

Design specialties include preparation of sub-division plans, GPS survey work, and stormwater plans. Responsible for the preparation of mining plans including reclamation plans, drilling, and profiling plans, operational plans D.E.P. conformance plans permitting and bonding plans utilizing AutoCAD and TerraModel.