Larson Design Group (LDG), a national architecture, engineering, and professional consulting firm, is pleased to welcome Eric Orndorff, MS, PLS, PSM, to the role of Director of Geomatics in our Orlando office.
An experienced professional with a successful management career in both private engineering consulting and the non-profit sector, Eric will draw on two decades of geomatics engineering work in this role with LDG to expand our service offerings in the southeast region and build relationships with new and existing clients across the country.
His experience includes day-to-day management and execution of survey, mapping and large-scale data acquisition programs for federal, state and local municipal governments, as well as private sector clients in the Energy, Water and Land Development markets; managing multiple field crews and office staff to meet deadlines and budget limits while overseeing quality preparation of project deliverables and leveraging geospatial technologies such as LiDAR and Unmanned Aerial Systems to gain efficiencies in survey, mapping and design workflows.
“Eric’s dedication to client service, teamwork and innovation, combined with his passion for community engagement, make him a perfect fit,” said Gary Sheets, LDG Vice President of Infrastructure. “His diverse background and entrepreneurial mindset will take the Geomatics team to new places and introduce our capabilities to new clients. We are excited to have Eric join us at LDG and lead the growth of our teams in Florida and across the country.”
Eric holds a Bachelor of Science in Geography from Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Science in Surveying and Mapping from the University of Florida. Eric is a licensed surveyor in multiple states. He actively serves on the Board of Directors for The Mustard Seed of Central Florida and on the Troop Committee for Scout Troop 787, Winter Springs, FL.
Founded in 1986, LDG is an award-winning, 100 percent employee-owned national architecture, engineering and consulting firm with 15 offices in seven states and a vision to elevate client relationships, enrich the careers and lives of its employee-owners, and enhance the communities in which it operates.
Our Geomatics team combines traditional survey methodologies with state-of-the-art UAV/drone technology, offering a range of survey and mapping services to get the right information to clients as quickly and accurately as possible. For more information, visit Survey and Mapping – Larson Design Group.