NORTH KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI, October 30, 2023 – Erik Hartley has joined McClure’s Aviation team as a Senior Aviation Planner.

Hartley graduated from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale with a Bachelor of Science in Aviation Management. He then obtained his Master of Science in Aviation Safety from the University of Central Missouri. Hartley has thirteen years of aviation experience which includes time in the United States Air Force, airport management, and airport planning.

Hartley will work alongside the Aviation team to strengthen McClure’s aviation planning capabilities. “We are thrilled to bring Erik’s expertise and leadership to our growing Aviation Team. Erik’s background in aviation planning and airport management will elevate our aviation planning services across the Midwest,” said Aviation Vice President, Andy Maysent.

When asked what made him decide to join McClure, he said, “Whole-heartedly, it was the organizational culture. It’s not a stretch to say it is the healthiest and most welcoming company I have ever seen.”

About McClure

Founded in 1956, McClure has grown to a firm of over 250 professionals in thirteen offices. With a vision of making lives better, McClure brings engineering expertise and a collaborative approach to identify the best strategies and solutions to bring our client’s vision to life. McClure’s area of expertise is in guiding its clients on making long-term capital investments in the areas of aviation, bridge, community development, construction observation, development, environmental, geotechnical, GIS, landscape architecture, MEP, structural, survey, traffic, transportation, wastewater, and water.