David L. Richter, FCMAA, FCIOBChief Executive Officer
Raouf S. GhaliPresident and Chief Operating Officer
Camille S. AndrewsDirector
Brian W. ClymerDirector
Steven R. CurtsDirector
Alan S. FellheimerDirector
Charles M. GillmanDirector
Craig L. Martin
Craig L. Martin has been Chairman of the Board of Directors since October 2016. In December 2014, Mr. Martin retired as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc. He became President in July 2002 and Chief Executive in April 2006. He also served as a member of Jacobs’ Board of Directors from 2002 until his retirement. Prior to July 2002, he served in several positions, most recently as Executive Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing. Before joining Jacobs in 1994, he worked in various roles at CRSS International Inc. and Martin K. Eby Construction Co. He received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Kansas and his M.B.A. from the University of Denver. Mr. Martin has nearly 45 years of experience in the international engineering and construction industry.
David L. Richter has been Hill's Chief Executive Officer since 2014. Prior to his current position, Mr. Richter was President and Chief Operating Officer from 2004 to 2014. Prior to that he was President of Hill's Project Management Group from 2001 to 2004, Senior Vice President and General Counsel from 1999 to 2001, and Vice President and General Counsel from 1995 to 1999. Mr. Richter has also been a member of Hill's Board of Directors since 1998. Prior to joining Hill, he was an attorney with the New York City law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP.
Mr. Richter is a Fellow of both the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) and the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB). He is a member of the Young Presidents' Organization, the Construction Industry Round Table and the American Society of Civil Engineers. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce and the Board of Trustees of Princeton Day School. He is a past member of the Board of Directors of the CMAA and the Board of Trustees of the Southern New Jersey Development Council. He is also Chairman of the Oxford Alumni Society of Philadelphia.
Mr. Richter has been named to "40 Under 40" lists of distinguished young professionals by Business News New Jersey magazine (2002), the Philadelphia Business Journal (2005), and Building Design & Construction magazine (2006). In 2003, he was selected as a prestigious David Rockefeller Fellow by the Partnership for New York City. In 2007, Mr. Richter received the Global Excellence Award from the Society of Indo-American Engineers and Architects of New York. In 2014, he was named by SNJ Business People magazine as one of its "Executives of the Year."
Mr. Richter earned his B.S. in Management, his B.S.E. in Civil Engineering, and his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. During law school, he was senior editor of the University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Business Law. He also earned his M.Sc. in Major Program Management from the University of Oxford.
Mr. Richter has been admitted to practice law by the bars of New York, New Jersey, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and the U.S. Supreme Court. He has also been designated a Chartered Construction Manager by the CIOB.
Raouf S. Ghali is Hill's President and Chief Operating Officer, with management responsibility for all of the company’s business operations, which include both the Project Management Group and the Construction Claims Group. Prior to his position as COO, he served in a variety of positions at Hill, including President of Hill’s Project Management Group (International) from 2005 to 2015, Senior Vice President from 2001 to 2004, and Vice President from 1993 to 2001. Mr. Ghali has nearly 30 years of experience in project cost control, financial analysis, planning and scheduling, procurement and contract administration, claims analysis, accounting and procurement. He has worked on commercial buildings, office buildings, defense facilities, food processing facilities and theme parks, including development of EuroDisney in Paris, France. Mr. Ghali has extensive knowledge of starting up projects and successfully managing all field construction and project matters. He is also fluent in five languages and has worked throughout the United States, Europe, Far East and the Middle East.
Mr. Ghali earned a B.S. in Business Administration/Economics and an M.S. in Business Organizational Management from the University of LaVerne
Camille S. Andrews has been a director since June 2009. Since 1998, Ms. Andrews has been an Associate Dean, and since 1996 a member of the faculty, of Rutgers University School of Law at Camden. From 2007 to 2015, Ms. Andrews served as Counsel to Context Capital Partners, a private equity firm. Between 1986 and 1996, Ms. Andrews was a Partner with the law firm of Dilworth Paxson LLP, and between 2006 and 2008, she was Of Counsel to that firm, with expertise in antitrust, securities, class actions, derivative and shareholder suits, and other complex litigation matters. Ms. Andrews earned a B.A. magna cum laude in rhetoric and communication from the University of Pittsburgh and a J.D. with honors from Rutgers University School of Law at Camden, where she served on the Law Review. She was a member of the Board of Trustees for the Leap Academy Charter School in Camden, NJ from 2000 – 2007 and has served on a number of charitable boards, including the Walnut Street Theater, ACYO Charitable Foundation (a subsidiary of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.), New Jersey Child Cares, and the Philadelphia Zoo Chairman’s Council. She has also served on the New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Judicial Education. Ms. Andrews is admitted to practice law in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and before the U.S. Supreme Court. Ms. Andrews offers a wealth of legal expertise in commercial matters and her service on the boards of other organizations provides cross-board experience.
Brian W. Clymer has been a director since June 2006. Mr. Clymer retired from Prudential Financial, Inc. where he was Senior Vice President of External Affairs from July 1997 to January 2013. Prior to Prudential, he served as New Jersey State Treasurer under Governor Christine Todd Whitman from 1994 to 1997. Prior to that, Mr. Clymer was President and Chief Executive Officer of Railway System Design, Inc. and Vice President of its parent company, Gannett Fleming, Inc., an engineering design firm, from 1993 to 1994. From 1989 to 1993, he served under President George H.W. Bush as Administrator of the U.S. Federal Transit Administration. Mr. Clymer has served on numerous Boards of Directors, including the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority, the New Jersey Casino Reinvestment Development Authority, the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, the American Public Transit Association, Security First Bank, and Motor Coach Industries International, Inc., then a New York Stock Exchange-listed designer and manufacturer of buses and coaches. He also served on the Board of Directors of the New Jersey Alliance for Action from 1997 to 2014 and currently serves on the Board of the Independent College Fund of New Jersey as past Chairman. Mr. Clymer earned his B.S. in business and economics from Lehigh University and holds an honorary doctorate from Drexel University. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Mr. Clymer has spent almost 20 years in the field of public accounting and brings extensive experience as an executive and board member of various publicly and non-publicly held entities and offers deep knowledge of financial, economic and accounting matters.
Steven R. Curts has been a director since October 2015. Since May 2014, he has been the Chief Strategy Officer for American Express Global Business Travel. Prior to that, he was a Vice President with Dell, Inc. from November 2009 to December 2013. Before that, he worked for 20 years with Perot Systems Corp. in numerous roles, including President of its Commercial Solutions Group, Vice President of Corporate Planning and Financial Operations, and Vice President of Finance. Mr. Curts received his B.B.A in accounting from Southern Methodist University.
Paul Evans has been a director since August, 2016. From January 2012 to October 2015, Mr. Evans served as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of MYR Group, President of MYR Real Estate Company, and the company’s Principal Financial and Chief Accounting Officer. MYR Group is one of largest transmission, distribution, substation and inside electrical contractors in the United States and Canada. From February 2010 to December 2011, Mr. Evans was Chief Executive Officer of Conex Energy Corporation, a privately-held company that developed renewable energy projects. From 2002-2009 he served as Treasurer and Corporate Officer of NorthWestern Energy, a multi-state utility that provides electricity and natural gas services to over 700,000 customers. Prior to NorthWestern Energy, Mr. Evans was the Vice President of Finance at Duke Energy North America and also Executive Director of Project Finance at NRG Energy. Mr. Evans has held various positions in public accounting and internal auditing. Mr. Evans is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Evans holds a B.B.A. in Accounting from Stephen F. Austin State University and Masters of International Management from Thunderbird School of Global Management.
Alan S. Fellheimer has been a director since June 2006. He has been Chairman of the Philadelphia law firm of Fellheimer & Eichen LLP since January 2006. He was Chairman of the Board of the Pennsylvania Business Bank, a state-chartered bank, from 1998, when he founded the bank, until 2008 when the bank was sold. He also served as the bank’s President and Chief Executive Officer from 1998 until 2006. From 1991 to 1998, Mr. Fellheimer was a Partner in the Philadelphia law firm of Fellheimer Eichen Braverman & Kaskey. During 1990, he was a Partner with the Philadelphia law firm of Spector Gadon & Rosen, P.C. From 1985 to 1990, Mr. Fellheimer was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Equimark Corp., then a New York Stock Exchange-listed bank holding company. He currently serves as a member of the Board of Trustees and Executive Committee of Gratz College, an emeritus member of the Board of Trustees of the Pennsylvania Ballet, a member of the President’s Advisory Board of Temple University and a member of the Dean’s Advisory Board of the School of Social Policy & Practice of the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Fellheimer is a Trustee of the Law Foundation of Temple University and a Past Master; Past High Priest and Trustee of the Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania, AF&AM. Mr. Fellheimer earned his A.B. in liberal arts and his J.D. summa cum laude from Temple University. He is a member of the New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania bars. Mr. Fellheimer has significant banking expertise and brings to the Company experience in leadership positions with public and non-public entities.
Charles M. Gillman has been a director since August 2016. He is the Executive Managing Director of IDWR Office. IDWR is a Multifamily Investment Office that makes direct investments in various assets. He started his career as a Strategy Consultant at McKinsey and Company. Client engagements at McKinsey included working capital optimization, divestment of low ROIC operating divisions, and shareholder value enhancement. Mr. Gillman received his BS from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
David Sgro has been a director since August of 2016. Mr. Sgro is a Senior Managing Director of Crescendo Partners and has held positions of increasing responsibility since joining the firm in 2005. Prior to joining Crescendo, Mr. Sgro was an investment analyst at Brandes Investment Partners and a valuation analyst and investment banking associate at Management Planning, Inc./MPI Securities. Mr. Sgro currently holds executive and/or board of directors positions with: Pangea Logistics Solutions, Ltd. (NASDAQ:PANL), a dry bulk logistics company; Imvescor Restaurant Group (TSX:IRG), a restaurant franchisor; BSM Technologies Inc. (TSX:GPS) a provider of GPS enabled fleet and asset management solutions; and Harmony Merger Corp. (NASDAQ:HRMN), a special purpose acquisition company. Mr. Sgro previously held executive and/or board of directors positions with: COM DEV International Ltd.; SAExploration Holdings; Primoris Services Corp; Bridgewater Systems, Inc.; Rhapsody Acquisition Corp; Quartet Merger Corp and Trio Merger Corp. Mr. Sgro earned a BS in Finance from The College of New Jersey in 1998, an MBA from Columbia Business School in 2005, and is a CFA Charterholder. Mr. Sgro is a regular guest lecturer at the College of New Jersey and at Columbia Business School.