Project Manager Promoted to Senior Project Manager
Modjeski and Masters, Inc. (M&M) is pleased to announce the appointment of Cullen J. Ledet, PE to Senior Associate. In this position, Mr. Ledet will continue to build upon his experience with the design of both highway and railroad bridges as well as roadway lighting projects for Louisiana. In addition, Mr. Ledet coordinates and leads business development opportunities and pursuits for the New Orleans office. As a Senior Associate, he will continue to contribute to the firm’s internal leadership.
Mr. Ledet joined M&M in 2002 after having interned two summers with the firm. Mr. Ledet has prepared designs, plans, and specifications for a number of projects both for improvements, as well as complex projects. He also has built up the Firm’s Roadway Lighting Section having managed numerous interstate lighting projects for the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development. Mr. Ledet continues to develop and implement the LADOTD Consultant Deliverable Workflow for the office by keeping up with the latest standards and requirements set forth by this client. Mr. Ledet served on the M&M Re-Branding Committee, ESOP Plan Committee, and Board of Directors Nomination Committee. He currently serves as an M&M ESOP Trustee and is a mentor in the Firm’s Corporate Mentoring Program.
“In addition to managing the New Orleans office highway and roadway lighting section, Cullen has taken on project and business development responsibilities with great success. The office needs a large amount of good and diverse work to grow and expand, and I’m sure that our business development group here will continue to excel under Cullen’s leadership." says M&M Chairman, Zolan Prucz, PhD, PE. "
Mr. Ledet has contributed to many notable projects, including:
- Huey P. Long Bridge Widening
- Well Road Overpass Replacement
- MacArthur Drive Redesign
- White River Bridge and Relief Structure
- Louisiana Girder Standards Independent Review
- Huey P. Long Bridge Paint Segment 7
- Greater New Orleans Bridge #2 Repairs
- US 11 Bridge over Lake Pontchartrain Rehabilitation
- I-49 South Design/Build Peer Review
- Port Allen Bridge Replacement
- Multiple LADOTD Roadway Lighting Projects.
Mr. Ledet also administers open-ended IDIQ contracts, provides QC/QA reviews and serves as a point of contact for teaming opportunities and project pursuits.
Mr. Ledet earned a Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering from Tulane University. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Louisiana and Illinois and received the 2011 ASCE New Orleans Branch Outstanding Young Civil Engineer award. He is a member of multiple professional organizations including the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) and the Louisiana Engineering Society (LES).