Daniel M. Shearer, PE, LEED AP

President/CEO

518-587-2550 ext. 2211

Named President and CEO of Saratoga Associates in early 2011, Dan Shearer brings more than two decades of management and engineering design experience to his current role.  Shearer strongly believes in the firm’s core goals, which include: Enriching Communities; Safeguarding Special Places; and Creating Compelling Destinations.

At Saratoga Associates, Shearer also serves as the firm’s Principal-in-Charge in the Community Planning and Design Service Area.  In this Service Area, Shearer works both in the planning side of community revitalization and the environmental restoration side of individual site redevelopment.  A New York State Licensed Professional Engineer and LEED Accredited Professional, Shearer has extensive experience working on the waterfronts and in the waterways of communities.  Shearer also uses his brownfields remediation and redevelopment experience and knowledge to assist clients in the procurement of funding for public sector revitalization projects, which when completed, can create a fertile ground for private sector investment.

Education:   Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Stony Brook University