KDG LEADERSHIP

Corporate Team

Lydia Kennard

CEO/Founder

Lydia Kennard currently serves as the President and CEO of KDG Construction Consulting. Founded in 1980 as an offshoot of her father’s renowned architectural firm, KDG provides…

Jeffrey Lilly

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer 

Jeff Lilly is responsible for the firm’s finance and administrative functions including accounting, human resources, talent management and treasury…..

Chelsea Holder, MBA, PHR

Vice President

Chelsea Holder, Vice President and KDG’s Director of Human Resources (HR) leads KDG’s talent management and human resources business functions. As an …

Laura DV Smets

Vice President – Client Development

With over 20 years of experience in construction/project management and project controls, Laura DV Smets represents the Los Angeles International Airport’s (LAX) Construction and …

Hurley Gammon

Vice President – Project Management

Hurley Gammon is a twenty-three year veteran of construction management and inspection from managing infrastructure projects for the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Regions…

Brittany Storozinski, CAPM

Director of Operations – Business Development

Brittany Storozinski is KDG’s Director of Operations – Business Development. She coordinates and manages corporate resources to achieve business development goals …

LaShonda Hass

Director of Corporate Services

LaShonda Hass serves as KDG’s Director of Corporate Services. Her role encompasses several areas, including risk management and IT management. Ms. Hass…

Jen Palaski

Controller

Jen Palaski is KDG’s Controller with nine years of accounting experience in ever increasing roles of responsibility working with non-profit organizations, economic…

Field Leadership

Shelia Taylor

Vice President

Shelia Taylor is KDG’s Vice President, responsible for developing operational improvement initiatives, and providing construction management oversight for multiple projects…

Mike Sullivan

Electrical Utility Coordination

Mike Sullivan currently serves as KDG’s Electrical Utility Coordination leader and manages utility coordination and logistics for all electrical systems at Los Angeles International …

Jack Waizenegger, P.E.

Senior Construction Manager

Jack Waizenegger is a licensed electrical engineer and contractor with over 40 years of experience in electric power generation, transmission, distribution planning, design, and construction…

Vernon Stultz, PMP

Senior Project Controls and Master Scheduler

Vernon Stultz has over 30 years of experience in scheduling and leading, training, and developing project team personnel in cost engineering…

Andy Carpenter, P.E.

Senior Project Manager

Andy Carpenter is a licensed civil engineer with Project Management (PM) expertise in design-build projects representing the owner’s interest on numerous multimillion contracts…

Tony Mouser, P.E.

Senior Construction Manager

Tony Mouser is a Construction Manager with over ten years of airfield experience managing the day-to-day activities of airfield construction…