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.