Civil Engineer
NEO Chapter

At Environmental Design Group, it’s about the type of impacts we make and the kind of people that help us reach those goals. We are the aspirers, the visionaries, the envelope pushers, the creators, the progressives and the accomplishers. We are the community impact people.

Since 1984, we have been making a lasting community impact that markedly improves the well-being of people and communities. We stand as a positive force, providing professional planning, environmental design and engineering services to shape, define, utilize, conserve and restore land and water resources. Impact is an accomplishment – something that comes from acting in harmony with the space and those devoted to the cause. Our company is built around collaboration, among our diverse team of experts. We serve a purpose together, starting with the integration of environmental design professionals.

Environmental Design Group
540 Grant Street
Akron, Ohio 44311


Partner Contact

Jill Pfeiffer-Ward

Jill, Director of the Site Development POD, has more than 20 years’ experience in site and civil design, engaging in all stages of the project life cycle from initiation through project close out. Managing a multi-disciplined team provides a unique perspective to our clients in the markets we serve from healthcare and education to municipal and corporate campuses as well as housing and parks/campgrounds.

A rewarding and successful project is collaborating with design professionals, assists and stakeholders, to provided lasting and positive outcome for the owners and end users that connect people to their environment.


  • Model Sharing – Design and Construction

Team Development

  • Team Selection
  • Behavior Analysis


  • Design Assist
  • Colocation – Design
  • Pull Planning


  • Shared Risk Reward
  • Design-build