Kathleen J. Hugens, PE, QSD/P
Senior Project Manager | Danville, CA
Personal Attention Local Expertise Gardening Enthusiast
Leading Fuscoe’s Danville, California office, Kathleen is a licensed civil engineer with 30 years of extensive, practical and technical experience in the land development field. She brings a wealth of design and project management experience in providing innovative solutions for complex engineering problems that affect the function, cost and visual impact of projects. Kathleen is effective at leading multi-disciplinary consultant teams and creating successful relations with public agencies.
Kathleen’s responsibilities range from feasibility studies and land planning through design documents, specifications and then construction liaison. Her project background includes private and public sector work, primarily for residential, commercial and institutional sites, with consideration to both hillside and level conditions. Many of these projects have been infill and/or redevelopment sites that include implementation of challenging new regulations. To meet those demands, she has earned and maintained credentials not only as a registered engineer, but as a LEED Green Associate and a Qualified SWPPP Developer/Practitioner.
Kathleen has provided services for a wide variety of projects, such as the St. Mary’s College of California utilities project; Birtcher Development’s 8350 Pardee Drive commercial project in Oakland; The Landing mixed-use in Walnut Creek; Willows Shopping Center in Concord; Inner Harbor Specific Plan in Redwood City; Bankhead Theater (Livermore Center for the Performing Arts), Cinema and Madden Buildings in Livermore; Cinema Place and city parking garage in Hayward; Harbor Gate in Richmond; Castro Village Shopping Center in Castro Valley; Walgreens in Pleasant Hill and in Millbrae; and Carolyn Clark Elementary School in San Jose, among many others.
As a senior project manager, Kathleen excels at assessing both project constraints and opportunities, building consensus and communicating with other consultants, contractors and approving agencies, while providing a solid product. A self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit, Kathleen is a creative, dedicated professional with excellent organizational, planning and communication skills and in her free time enjoys gardening and the outdoors.