Our Team

Susanne Hogan
Susanne M. Hogan

Founding dsi Associates in 1993, Susanne has more than 20 years of professional experience successfully managing all aspects of construction for large public sector projects.

Vicki Gardner
Vicki A. Gardner
Cost and Data Manager

Since 2001, Vicki has served as a Project Data Specialist for dsi Associates, coordinating project controls initiatives among all areas of client and consultant organizations.

Richard Swearingen
Richard A. Swearingen, PE
Senior Project Manager

Richard serves as the Senior Project Manager for dsi Associates.

Paul Sefcovic
Paul C. Sefcovic, PE
Project Engineer

Paul serves as a Project Engineer leading daily activities associated with civil and landscape projects for Cook County, including construction oversight.

Robert Vaughn
Robert K. Vaughn
Project Manager

Since 2014, Robert has served as a Project Manager for dsi Associates, assigned program controls, project communications liaison, and MOT responsibilities for a 30-mile segment of the Jane Addams Tollway which construction includes roadways, bridges, and transit coordination.

John Battey
John D. Battey
Construction Engineer

John is a talented Construction Engineer with the ability to oversee multiple projects and manage engineering aspects. John provides support to dsi’s federal projects at GSA Chicago and the United States Air Force Grissom Air Reserve Base.

Lisa M. Peters
Lisa M. Peters
Project Coordinator

Since 2013, Lisa has served as a Project Coordinator for dsi Associates, coordinating project documentation, project submittals, cost reports and budgets, schedules, status reports, logs, and other project paperwork.

Cindy Wilson
Cindy L. Wilson
Project Coordinator

Cindy serves as a Project Coordinator and provides administrative services to our Panama City office.

Steve Churchill
Stephen L. Churchill
Office Administrator / Marketing Specialist

Stephen’s responsibilities include support to professional services and construction business lines.