Charlotte, NC – O. R. Colan Associates, LLC, (ORC), one of the nation’s oldest firms specializing in land acquisition, relocation, and program management for infrastructure projects, is excited to announce Sunshine Vanover’s promotion to the newly formed role of Divisional Director.

Ms. Vanover is a native Texan and a great cultural fit for the position. She will oversee projects throughout Texas as well as client relations and business development. “Sunshine has gained progressive experience working on right-of-way and design build projects for TxDOT, most recently as our Senior Project Manager, and she has specialized expertise in fast-tracking complex projects,” explains President Steve Toth. “She has an impeccable record of ensuring projects are completed on schedule, and within scope and budget, making her the top-tier candidate for this new and critically important role with ORC. Sunshine is also very focused on customer satisfaction, and she has really embraced our client-centric philosophy.”

Ms. Vanover started with ORC in 2012 and immediately became a vital member of the SH99 Grand Parkway project management team. After a two-year hiatus, Sunshine returned to ORC in 2016 as Project Manager, and she has held the firm’s top leadership role in Texas ever since.

In addition to her high level of right-of-way experience, Sunshine has an impressive list of professional credentials. She holds the SR/WA designation from the International Right of Way Association (IRWA) and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). Sunshine is a graduate of Texas State University, with a B.S. in Industrial Technology, and Texas A&M University, with a B.S. in Accounting and an M.S. in Industrial Management.