Mark O'Grady HDR

Mark O'Grady, P.E., LEED AP BD+C, NCEES

Director, Electrical Engineering

As the Director of Electrical Engineering, Mark is responsible for leading our electrical engineers in the Architecture Company. Mark believes that a collaborative approach early in the design process is paramount in achieving design excellence and the highest quality deliverables for our clients. He also believes our engineers can add value through all phases of the project life-cycle by incorporating leading edge technology in our design process and leveraging innovative building systems in our designs — with the goal of improving our clients’ ability to meet their business objectives.

With over 30 years of experience in the design, maintenance and operation of complex electrical systems for industrial and institutional facilities, Mark brings a strong technical background and strategic thinking. His previous roles as an electrical discipline director, senior engineer, and operations engineer provide valuable insight into the benefits of an integrated design philosophy and has taught him the importance of a service-oriented approach to managing teams and projects.