Mr. LaHood first started working for Austin Engineering as a summer intern in 2015 and returned for a second internship in the summer of 2016. Upon graduating from the University of Southern Illinois – Edwardsville, Austin Engineering welcomed Sam as a full-time Engineer Intern. Since joining Austin Engineering, Sam has gained experience with subdivision design, land planning, site planning, utility design, stormwater management and recreational site design. Currently Mr. LaHood takes on the role of project manager for all types of land development projects that Austin Engineering works on. Mr. LaHood is fast becoming an expert in civil land development and he consistently exceeds client expectations.