Renita Responds to Coastal Concerns

Sunny California is a fire-prone region that battles drought, mudslides and frequent earthquakes. Aware of her region’s challenges, Renita Mollman, vice president and general manager of the Burns & McDonnell Southern California office, tackles each with the same goal in mind — to protect and improve the lives of her clients, communities and co-workers.


Q: How did your first job as an assistant civil engineer help shape your career path?

A: I realized the value of solid technical design, as well as being prepared and understanding clients’ needs. The knowledge I gained as a designer, asking a lot of questions and figuring out the best solutions, molded me into an effective, full-service client advocate.


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