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Recent Growth in Leadership Positions at SAM, Inc.
Tom Flaherty, RPLS, has joined the firm as part of
our Dallas Office management team
Tom is a Registered Professional Land Surveyor in Texas with more than 29 years of experience. He has an extensive background in all aspects of land surveying, including boundary surveys, topographical surveys, route and right-of-way surveys, construction surveying, photo-grammetry and aerial mapping. He also has considerable experience with professional survey practices, including project management, client relations, and business development.
Most recently Tom was Survey Department Manager and an Associate Principal for 10 years with Pacheco Koch engineering consultants in Dallas. While there he had lead responsibility for managing projects of several municipal and state clients, including the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). Prior to that he was with Edwards and Kelcey engineering consultants. Tom has spent his entire career in the surveying profession. He comes from a family of surveyors, with two brothers who are also licensed professional surveyors. He is active with several professional associations and was formerly a Director of the Texas Society of Professional Surveyors (TSPS).
For SAM, Inc. Tom will provide project management leadership for a variety of clients and project types. He currently has TxDOT precertifications in six categories and transportation will be a key service area for him. With his in-depth knowledge of the Dallas market he will also be engaged in business development and client relations.
We are excited to have Tom as part of our Dallas team and look forward to his contributions. Tom's extensive surveying and management experience and strong market familiarity will be a great asset to our firm.