Stirk Joins Stanley Consultants as Project Principal

CHICAGO, Illinois – Mike Stirk has joined Stanley Consultants as a project principal. Based in Illinois, Stirk is responsible for business development with both public and private clients served by the firm's Chicago office.

Stirk has over 25 years of management and design experience working with inter-disciplinary and multi-firm design teams. He has a broad background coordinating transportation and urban planning projects that encompass significant public involvement elements such as context sensitive solutions and public policy.

Stirk has a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from The Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston. He is a member of several organizations including the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Illinois Department of Transportation Sustainability Committee; the Illinois Road and Transportation Builders Association (IRTBA) Planning and Development Board and the IRTBA Project Public Relations Committee; and the Irish Engineers and Contractors of Chicago. He is a former member of the ACEC Engineers Joint Contract Documents Committee. 

Stirk has received "40 Under 40" recognition from Crain's Chicago Business and was named "Chicagoan of the Year" for Design and Architecture by the Chicago Tribune.


Stanley Consultants provides program management, planning, engineering, environmental and construction services worldwide. Recognized for its commitment to client service and a passion to make a difference, Stanley Consultants brings global knowledge, experience and capabilities to serve clients in the energy, water, transportation and Federal markets. Since 1913, Stanley Consultants has successfully completed more than 25,000 engagements in all 50 states, U.S. territories, and in 103 countries. For more information on Stanley Consultants, please visit