HDR Board Member Laurie Roden

Laurie L. Roden

Field Services Group President

Laurie is a member of the HDR Board of Directors and our Executive Leadership Team. She serves as the field services group president, overseeing several operating companies that focus on environmental, construction and field services work within our engineering practice.

With more than 30 years of industry experience, Laurie has a deep understanding of state and federal construction administration requirements and has led many of our largest field services contracts. She provides expertise in design-build and program management delivery methods.

Laurie oversaw the pursuit and delivery of South Carolina’s Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge — the longest cable-stayed bridge in North America at the time. The award-winning project served as a catalyst for our field services practice.

A member of several industry associations, including Women's Transportation Seminar, Laurie has spoken at the National Association of Women in Construction in New York and Los Angeles, supporting the growth of inclusion and career advancement. She has a Bachelor of Science from California State University-Chico and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Phoenix.