Licenses/Registrations: Licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in Arkansas, Kentucky, Illinois, Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Ohio, Indiana, Oklahoma and Arizona
Summary of Professional Experience: Mr. Marion founded Premier Engineering, Architecture and Survey in August 2009. He is responsible for all aspects of onsite and offsite development on commercial projects. This includes supervision of design engineers and technicians to ensure proper direction of projects, as well as design calculations, drawings, budget concerns, client relations, agency relations, establishing new design criteria, and quality control.
Prior to starting Premier Civil Engineering, Mr. Marion worked for 5 years for Wal-Mart, the largest land developer during that time. He oversaw building design, site design, improvements and permitting of 200,000 square-foot buildings on approximately 25-acre sites. This experience engrained in him the importance of streamlined and reliable processes to bring about the successful completion of a good project. As a design manager, his responsibilities involved all aspects of a project from the beginning to the completion, including hiring, civil/architectural, geotechnical, training, cost analysis, permitting, scheduling, legal, and accounting.
Mr. Marion coordinated with approximately 30 different engineering companies and worked in 14 states with countless different municipalities. This experience gives him a unique insight into business and municipal relations.