Title: Director


Professional Licenses:

Professional Engineer: SD, IA

Land Surveyor in Training: SD



B.S. – Civil Engineering, South Dakota State University, 2002


Years of Experience:  14


Phil Gundvaldson has worked on projects of various types throughout his career including: transportation, water, wastewater, drainage, parks projects, site design, and land development projects. His experience includes project management, roadway design, watermain, sanitary sewer, and storm sewer design, planning, traffic analysis and signal design, storm water analysis, city engineering, public outreach, CAD drafting and design, surveying, and construction administration and observation. Phil’s vast experience in nearly all aspects of a project and his strong desire for client satisfaction provide him with the knowledge and ability to manage and deliver projects effectively.


Professional Affiliations:

National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE)

• SD House of Delegates – 2016


South Dakota Engineering Society (SDES)

• SD Young Engineer of the Year – 2008

• State Society President Elect - current

• State Society Secretary/Treasurer- 2012-2015

• Eastern Chapter – Past President

• Southeastern Chapter - MATHCOUNTS Chairperson (2008-Present)


American Council of Engineering Companies of South Dakota (ACEC-SD)


Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)


American Public Works Association (APWA)



Civic Involvement:

• Southeast Technical Institute - Advisory Committee Board Member  for the Civil Engineering Technology Program

• Infrastructure Review Advisory Board (IRAB) – Board Member

• Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce - Leadership Sioux Falls 25 Graduate

• Habitat for Humanity - General Volunteer

• 2013 City of Sioux Falls Downtown Transportation Planning Subcommittee Member (Streets/Infrastructure/Traffic)

• Small Business Administration  “Emerging Leaders” graduate

• Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Sioux Falls, SD – Various charitable functions, Men’s Group Member