Baxter & Woodman, Inc. Consulting Engineers has promoted Sean O’Dell, P.E. to manager of the firm’s Infrastructure Department. He will take on an expanded role that includes guiding the technical development of infrastructure department staff and providing public sector clients with proactive solutions to underground infrastructure challenges.

O’Dell has 10 years of experience and assists the firm’s clients with infrastructure planning and rehabilitation.  He is a member of the firm’s Trenchless Technology Committee and has played an integral role designing projects using various methods of trenchless technology over the past five years.

O’Dell is a licensed Professional Engineer in Illinois and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Bradley University. He is nearing completion of a Master of Science degree in Environmental Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology. 

Baxter & Woodman is an employee-owned design firm that provides planning, design, construction, and technology services for water, wastewater, stormwater, and transportation facilities for municipalities, counties, and state agencies. Environmental, geographic information systems (GIS), water and wastewater operations, and advanced technology needs complement the firm’s civil engineering expertise. Clients are served from nine regional offices in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin.