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James Lessard, PE

Firmwide Electrical Engineering Leader


The built environment is the sum of its parts; I’m thrilled to play an impactful role in defining development for the future.

As the firm’s electrical discipline leader, James Lessard is committed to his clients and his team of 50+ electrical engineers across multiple offices. With over a decade of experience, James has worked with both public and private sector clients throughout the country. He encourages his teams to find the best solutions for complex challenges in the realms of electrical distribution, systems design, communications design, fire alarm design and more.

James is a member of the Electrical Board of Missouri & Illinois (EBMI). He has spoken and presented at the Building Systems ARE lecture at the YAFSTL (Young Architects Forum Saint Louis) and is involved in World Food Day St. Louis’ annual food-packaging event to help feed hungry people living locally and abroad.