News and Events

Meet the WDP Summer Interns!

WDP is thrilled to introduce our talented group of Engineering Interns for this summer! Let’s give a warm welcome to:

• Katrina Clark – Charlottesville Office
• Gabriel Fulwood – Manassas T&I Division
• Will Griffin – Manassas Special Consulting Division
• Aiden Rice – Manassas T&I Division
• Hayden Riddle – Manassas T&I Division
• Justin Saah – Manassas T&I Division

Their fresh perspectives and enthusiasm will undoubtedly make a positive impact. We look forward to seeing their success and development with WDP!

Manassas Office Paint & Sip

Our Manassas staff tapped into their artistic side with a Paint & Sip night. The event featured friends and family, snacks, and lots of encouragement. Thanks to the Employee Interaction Committee (EIC) for hosting a fun and relaxing event!


Alicia Niebrzydowski, Staff Architect II

WDP is pleased to announce that Alicia J. Niebrzydowski of the New York Office has been promoted to Staff Architect II! Alicia joined the firm in September 2022 after earning her master’s degree in architectural conservation at the University of Edinburgh. Due to her technical aptitude and organizational skills, Alicia has quickly become an integral member of the NY office, increasingly taking on a project management role. Please join us in congratulating Alicia on her well-deserved promotion. We look forward to her future success with WDP!

Project Spotlight: CUNY Hunter College

Under our term contract with The City University of New York (“CUNY”) for Building Envelope Assessment and Consulting Services, WDP was engaged to perform FEMA mitigation and roof replacements for buildings on the Hunter College campuses. Collectif Engineering partnered with WDP as a subconsultant for MEP engineering services. Thank you to the project team for a job well done!

SMPS Building Virginia Summit

Earlier this week, the WDP Marketing Team attended the SMPS Building Virginia summit at the Sheraton Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel. We engaged in workshops about top of industry discussions such as AI, branding, communicating in the digital age, and engaging Gen Z+ talent in the AEC industry. We also enjoyed the waterfront venue and a networking event with a fabulous 360 photo booth. Thanks to the event speakers and SMPS Virginia for hosting an engaging event!

John Grill, P.E., Senior Associate

WDP is pleased to announce the promotion of John Grill, P.E., to the position of Senior Associate. John has been with WDP since March 1998 when he started as a Staff Engineer. Through John’s management of the Manassas Special Consulting Division, the division has seen continued growth in staff, revenue, and profitability; and he has been instrumental in developing WDP’s expertise in nondestructive testing (NDT) and the investigation and repair of concrete structures. Please join us in congratulating John on this achievement!