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Andrew Raus, AICP

Senior Vice President

About Andy

In his role as a Senior Vice President, Andy Raus leads Bergmann's Buildings group across all regions. He oversees 13 offices, 10 disciplines and 220 employees nationally, providing strategic direction and support for team members delivering a range of architecture, engineering and planning services. Andy has nearly 25 years of experience as a practicing planner and started the company's planning and design group which has served as an integral part of Bergmann's growth.

Andy is a recognized leader in the field of urban planning, having led transformative projects throughout New York State. His experience spans a wide range of project types including brownfield re-use, downtown revitalization, economic development, regional master plans, land use, transportation planning, healthy living infrastructure and large-scale water quality restoration programs.

Andy has been directly involved in project work, managing complex urban and regional planning initiatives. He is recognized for a unique capacity to build consensus and to facilitate cooperation among competing interests resulting in collaborative solution. He serves on several volunteer boards including the Village of Fairport Planning Board, the Urban Land Institute Executive Committee for Western NY and the Urban League of Rochester.


  • MRP - Urban and Regional Planning, University at Albany, SUNY
  • BS - Biology/Aquatic Ecology, West Chester University


  • Rochester Business Journal, 40 Under 40 Class of 2009


  • American Heart Association Executive Leadership Team, Member
  • American Planning Association, Public Relations Officer
  • Village of Fairport, Planning Board Member
  • Urban Land Institute, Executive Committee Member
  • Congress for the New Urbanism
  • National Trust for Historic Preservation
  • APA NY Upstate Chapter, Previous Education Officer
  • American Planning Association, Previous Legislative Affairs Officer
  • Mental Health Association, Previous Board Member
  • Western Erie Canal Alliance, Previous Board Member


  • AICP – American Institute of Certified Planners
  • National Charrette Institute Certified Charrette Planner
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