Our People

The combined experiences of VSM’s talented team offer a wide variety of expertise to benefit clients in both public and private sectors. The expertise of President Valerie McCaw is complemented by a full staff for engineering, utility coordination, CAD, marketing and administrative.

Valerie McCaw, PE, CFM, ENV SPPresident, Civil Engineer

Knowledgeable in management and design, Valerie has provided civil engineering consulting services on a wide variety of projects to clients in the public and private sectors.

Sarah Beers, PE, QCIS, QPSWPPPSenior Civil Engineer

Sarah has experience with drainage, culvert and storm sewer design projects for various clients. She is proficient in HEC-RAS & HydroCAD modeling, flood studies and is the resident SWPPP expert.

Aaron Schnieder, EIProject Engineer

Aaron’s experience conducting field studies and data collection combined with his strong communication skills make him an efficient problem solver.

Willa RussellUtility Coordinator

Willa brings a wealth of experience from her years with the City of Kansas City, Missouri Water Services Department. Her steady determination is a valuable asset as a utility coordinator.

Nicci EricksenOffice Manager

Nicci brings years of experience and process understanding to VSM while single-handedly keeping the employees happy and in line.

Molly RamirezMarketing Manager

With more than 10 years of engineering specific marketing and business development experience, Molly’s skill set is well aligned with VSM’s needs.