Name: Ryan Herndon 

Title: Senior Discipline Manager ( Construction Management) My role is changing January 1- Strategic Services – Senior Client Account Manager 

Hometown: Brandon, Mississippi

Family: Wife, Lucy. Two girls, Kate (16) and Mary Martin (10) One Dog (Pippy) 

Last book you read? Decision Points by former U.S. President George W. Bush

What’s in your coffee/tea? Tea – with lemon

What made you decide to join Waggoner Engineering?  I decided to join Waggoner because I have worked with them on past projects as a contractor, and always found them to be a leader in the engineering field. 

What do you like most about working at Waggoner?  I have found that the quality of talented people that work for Waggoner makes it unique and believe that there is vast potential in the growth of the company.

What project has had the most significant impact on your career? All of them are unique. Over my career, I have managed over 100 projects that have provided water to city and community water systems. Engineering, as a whole, is about improving the quality of life for people, and that is very rewarding to have a part of developing communities.  

If you were not a discipline manager, what would you be doing?  Anything working with kids.  

What’s your secret talent? Singing