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Primera Welcomes Dawn Cosentino in Lisle
Primera Welcomes Dawn Cosentino in Lisle

Primera Engineers, Ltd. (Primera) is pleased to welcome Dawn Cosentino, PE, CFM as its stormwater management lead. Based in Lisle, Illinois, Dawn will rely on her expertise to provide drainage, regulatory and environmental management support for roadway, highway, culvert and bridge projects. As part of Primera’s growing transportation division, Dawn will work closely with roadway designers to ensure proposed projects meet relevant stormwater and floodplain regulations.

Dawn joins Primera with more than 15 years of water resources engineering experience focused on floodplain and stormwater management in the private and government sectors. Her expertise includes hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, design and environmental permitting, project management, agency coordination, and team collaboration. She was trained in hydrology and hydraulics while working for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection before honing her skills on the consulting side working for two Illinois-based water resources engineering firms. Dawn received her Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from University of Illinois at Chicago and also earned a Master of Science in Education from Northern Illinois University.

“Dawn and her water resources expertise are a welcome addition to Primera’s transportation team,” said Ted Lachus, Transportation Division Manager and Senior Vice President. “Her knowledge of local regulations and 15 years of experience combined with the superior level of service Primera is known for will be a tremendous benefit to our suburban and City clients alike.”

Founded in 1987, Primera is a full-service engineering design and consulting firm dedicated to dynamic design, innovative technology, and superior service. Primera’s Transportation division offers full-service planning, design, and construction management services from a team of experts with a wealth of experience in the study and design of roadways, expressways, bridges, bike paths, utility, aviation, as well as stormwater infrastructure, land developments, playgrounds, and recreation areas. Primera also offers a wide range of professional services in the disciplines of mechanical/electrical/plumbing (M/E/P), structural, civil, telecommunications engineering, architecture, commissioning, power delivery and program management.

For more information about Primera’s Transportation services, click here or contact Ted Lachus, Transportation Division Manager/Senior Vice President at tlachus@primeraeng.com.

Primera Welcomes Dawn Cosentino in Lisle

When she's not at work, Dawn enjoys spending as much time as possible with her two sons and her younger sister.