Roy Follmuth Once Again is Leading the Los Angeles Office
August 1, 2014Today, LEO A DALY has named vice president, Roy L. Follmuth, as the managing principal of the Los Angeles office. Follmuth, a professional engineer, has been with the firm since 1971 and successfully ran the Los Angeles office before serving 10 years in his most recent role as the chief operations officer for the engineering brand of the firm, LAN.
Follmuth has held a number of leadership positions within the firm, managing large, complex projects domestically and abroad. He has served as the managing director of Saudi Arabia, program manager for the Los Angeles Convention Center, project manager for the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angeles, program manager of the TSA/Boeing Nationwide Checked Baggage Security Program involving 437 airports, and as design manager for the BART/VTA Berryessa Extension Project in San Jose.
“Roy brings an immeasurable amount of knowledge, experience and energy to a position he has actually held before. His return is both a homecoming and a commitment to the strong future of our Los Angeles office,” said Dennis Petersen, President. "We're excited that Roy is returning to his hometown to rekindle past relationships in the marketplace and once again lead a strategic office for the firm,” said Leo A. Daly III, firm Chairman and CEO.
Today's announcement is consistent with the firm’s ongoing efforts to ensure continued exceptional leadership and the highest standards of client service. "This is an exciting time for the firm,” said Roy Follmuth, “and I look forward to working with the Los Angeles team to deepen client relationships and create value for our current and prospective clients.”