Dale R. Spaulding, P.E.

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Spaulding is the Chief Operating Officer of Michael Baker International. Mr. Spaulding oversees company operations, including regional operations, the national market leaders, the national practice leaders, and health and safety.
He most recently served as Senior Vice President and Regional Director of Michael Baker International’s Headquarters Region, which consists of the company’s Pittsburgh (corporate headquarters), Harrisburg and Fort Washington/Philadelphia offices. He formerly served as Office Executive for Michael Baker International’s New York market, responsible for the daily operation and development of the statewide New York engineering and construction management practice. His responsibilities included quality oversight, client management, project execution, strategic planning, business development and marketing, and resource management.
Mr. Spaulding’s more than 30 years of experience includes planning, permitting, design and construction management of civil infrastructure projects ranging in size from $5 million to $1.3 billion. The variety of complex projects he has led includes simple town road improvements to the construction of major wastewater treatment plants. His collective experience includes planning; design; right-of-way; utility coordination; public outreach; local/state/federal permitting and construction management.

Mr. Spaulding contributes his time as a member of multiple professional organizations, including: American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) New York; American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS), an international academic honor society for achievement in the study of business.

Mr. Spaulding is a registered professional engineer and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from the University of Vermont and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of New Hampshire.