Adjunct faculty, Construction Engineering
William (Bill) H. Haight III, with Louis Berger since 2010, is Senior Vice President for Economic and Institutional Development Operations in Louis Berger, an international engineering professional services and consulting firm. Bill manages a portfolio of engineering consulting, architectural and engineering, construction management services, economic development, and capacity building projects and programs in developing and post-conflict nations for US government and other governmental bi-lateral development agencies. He currently manages several IDIQs with ongoing projects, including the USAID AE II IDIQ. Recent assignments include Chief of Party for USAID’s Afghanistan Infrastructure Rehabilitation Program, Storm Recovery Manager for the World Trade Center, and Program Manager for USAID’s major infrastructure program in South Sudan. Bill is a retired US Army Engineer Officer who served previously as the Joint Staff J4 Engineer Division Chief, and Director, Office of the Chief of Engineers, with many operational assignments in Europe and the Middle East, as well as teaching undergraduate mechanical engineering at West Point as an assistant professor. Bill is the Committee Chair for Joint Engineering Contingency Operations in the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME), and volunteers as the lead American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) judge for the annual Fairfax County School District Science Fair. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in Virginia, and holds a MS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Washington (Seattle) and a MA in Strategic Studies from the US Army War College in Carlisle, PA.