Trevor Lykens, P.E.
Chief Operating Officer
Trevor began his career with Kleinschmidt more than 20 years ago as a civil/water resource engineer. Over the past 2 decades, Trevor has served many roles for the company, including technical engineer, project manager, client leader, section manager, member of the Board of Directors, and was most recently serving as Director of Project and Risk Management. Trevor is now Chief Operations Office, providing strategic direction and leadership for corporate business operations including the Company’s project delivery capabilities, financial performance related to the execution of contracted work, and overall client satisfaction. Trevor previously served as the Director of Project and Risk Management. Trevor’s technical capabilities include multi-disciplinary project management, completing hydrologic and hydraulic studies, dam breach analyses, turbine and penstock inspections, hydropower plant construction administration, and commissioning support. He has managed civil, geotechnical, structural, mechanical, electrical design, and quality assurance staff, and functioned as a client manager for several of our foundational clients.
Trevor is an active member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Project Management Institute.