Chattanooga, TN – O. R. Colan Associates, LLC, (ORC), one of the nation’s premier firms specializing in land acquisition, relocation, and program management for infrastructure projects, is proud to announce Raymond DiPasquale, PE, PP, CME’s promotion to the Divisional Director position for the Southeast region.

Mr. DiPasquale will oversee projects throughout the states of Tennessee, North and South Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, and Arkansas as well as manage business development, client retention, and regional growth. He will also supervise, coordinate, and manage team activities and operations for projects sponsored by a variety of our Southeastern clients.

“ORC has been an industry leader for more than 50 years, and I believe we’re very well positioned to move forward into the next half-century,” says Ray DiPasquale. “I’m very excited to be part of a team-based, inclusive culture committed to extraordinary fundamentals that help us all grow, both personally and professionally.”

Mr. DiPasquale started with ORC in 2020 as a Project Manager. With his experience in the private and public sectors, ORC utilized his expertise and industry knowledge to help support our strategic plan and, more importantly, our clients’ needs. Mr. DiPasquale helped expand ORC’s footprint by opening three offices in Tennessee and growing our client list.

As a licensed Professional Engineer, Professional Planner, and Certified Municipal Engineer, Mr. DiPasquale has been a member of numerous regional and national organizations, including the American Society of Highway Engineers (ASHE), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), and International Right of Way Association (IRWA).

“Ray brings a wealth of experience and a unique skill set to ORC’s management team,” explains Jordan Hohn, Executive Vice President. “We’re extremely excited that Ray has accepted the position, and we anticipate continued growth under his supervision.”