Q&A With Wayne Swafford, Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam’s President (Source: Civil + Structural Engineer)
By Bob Drake
In late December, Wayne Swafford, P.E., president of Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN; www.lan-inc.com), participated in an email interview highlighting LAN, his career, and views about business development and marketing. Swafford, who became LAN’s president in March 2018, is a structural engineer with more than 30 years of experience and has managed the operations and finances of several organizations.
Previously, he served Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc. as vice president of facility operations, responsible for planning, design, and construction of a $1 billion multi-year capital program as well as the operations of 140 facilities. Prior to that, he served AECOM Technology Corporation as a senior vice president responsible for planning and design of transportation infrastructure in the Midwest, Southeast, and eastern U.S. He also served as a principal at Teng & Associates.