ms consultants, inc., an engineering, architectural, and planning firm headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, announced that Lyle Flower has joined their team. He joins their headquarters office as the Total Quality Management Officer.
At ms, Mr. Flower will be responsible for quality management system (QMS) compliance. This involves management of all company-wide quality policies, procedures, processes, programs, and practices to assure the company of continuous conformance with appropriate standards and regulations. In addition to the new Total Quality Management initiative, Lyle will also handle Quality Assurance/Quality Control responsibilities, facilitating faster project delivery and the highest quality solutions for ms clients.
Mr. Flower brings both private sector and public sector experience to his position at ms. After spending 17 years in private sector consulting engineering, Mr. Flower spent the last 25 years with the Ohio Department of Transportation in the Office of Consultant Services, with the last 20 years as Administrator of the Office. Mr. Flower was responsible for procurement of professional services contracts department wide, including 12 District Offices and all Divisions within ODOT’s Central Office. His responsibilities included development of consultant contracts from initial identification of need for professional services through contract authorization, in compliance with state and federal regulations.
About ms consultants, inc.
ms is a multidiscipline engineering, architecture, and planning firm for the transportation, environmental, architecture, commercial, retail, sustainability, railroad and construction industries. Founded in 1963, ms is now in its second generation of family ownership. Today, the firm has nearly 400 employees among nine offices in Indiana, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. ms consistently ranks as one of the “Top 500 Design Firms” by Engineering News-Record and as one of the “Top 300 Architecture Firms” by Architecture Record.
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