St. Charles, MO – O. R. Colan Associates, LLC, (ORC), a leader in acquisition, relocation, and program management for public infrastructure since 1969, is pleased to announce the addition of Mr. Randy Higginbotham to our team as a new Project Manager in our St. Charles, MO office.

In this role, Randy will be responsible for managing the full scope of right-of-way services, including negotiations, acquisition, and relocation advisory services, for the diverse roster of clients ORC works with in and around St. Louis, MO. He will work closely with our veteran St. Charles staff on day-to-day project activities, and will support the Vice President of Project Controls, Daryl Knobbe, with new business development, proposal strategy and preparation, and regional growth strategies.

Randy brings to ORC over 28 years of leadership and management expertise in the U.S. Army and National Guard. Prior to joining ORC, he was the Deputy Director of Construction & Facility Management with the Army National Guard, where he oversaw the acquisition of state and federal real property and executed process improvements for numerous projects and plan development. His broad range of experience includes expertise in project management, construction management, and strategic planning.

He holds a Master of Arts (MA) in Ancient History from American Public University and a Bachelor of Science (BS) from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He is also a graduate from the Command & General Staff College, with certifications in Strategic Planning and Leadership and Randy is certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP).