Collier Engineering, Inc. Adds Traffic, Geotechnical Engineering Personnel
Collier Engineering, Inc., Nashville, announced the recent hiring of, Amy Burch, P.E. and Samuel Vance, P.E.
Amy Burch joins Collier’s Transportation Management Division after having been employed with RPM
Transportation Consultants in Nashville since 2008. While at RPM, she served as Project Manager for
engineering and traffic impact analysis also having worked for a traffic engineering consultant firm in
New York City. She obtained her Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Civil Engineering from Vanderbilt
University and a Masters of Science Degree in Transportation Planning and Engineering from NYU
Tandon School of Engineering. Ms. Burch recently received the 2016 Jack Humphreys Young Member
Award which recognizes the top young traffic engineer in Tennessee. She is a member of the Tennessee
Society of Professional Engineers, Institute of Transportation Engineers, and the Nashville Chapter of the
Urban Land Institute.
Prior to joining Collier Engineering in 2016, Sam spent the past twenty five (25) years working in the
Earth and Environmental. Mr. Vance is currently managing Collier’s Geotechnical Engineering Division
and Materials Testing Lab. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from
Tennessee Tech and is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Chad Collier, President of Collier Engineering, Inc. stated, “We are excited to add these two highly
qualified professionals to our firm. Amy and Sam bring a wealth of experience and expertise in their
respective fields which will allow us to continue to expand services to our clients.”