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Master of Business Administration, Iona College
Bachelor of Science, Clarkson University

Primary Disciplines

Electrical Engineering

Building Specialties

Academic, Commercial, Municipal, and Residential

Years of Experience

Practicing Since 1988

Licensed Professional Engineer

Registered in the States of Connecticut and New York


Accredited LEED AP from the US Green Building Council 

John O’Connell, PE, LEED AP

Senior Associate, Senior Electrical Engineer

John brings extensive industry knowledge to each and every project. His chief role within the firm is managing the electrical department. In this capacity, John oversees each project from both a management and a technical perspective. He also remains abreast of industry trends in order to educate staff members on relevant issues. Such issues include, but are not limited to, sustainable building design/LEED certification, energy rebates, and the like. 

As Senior Associate and Senior Electrical Engineer, John leads project teams and deigns complex electrical systems for a variety of building types. 

Project Experience

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Demerec Laboratory

Demerec Laboratory

Marist College Steel Plant

Steel Plant

The Frick Collection

Facilities Expansion and Enhancement

UConn Hartford

Downtown Campus

The Club at Briarcliff Manor

450 Columbus Boulevard

Consolidated Government Offices

Western Connecticut State University Visual and Performing Arts Center

Visual & Performing Arts Center (VPAC)

SCSU Hilton C. Buley Library

Southern Connecticut State University

Ridgefield Library

Historic Public Library Renovations

The Hartford

New Corporate Facility

American School for the Deaf

Gallaudet-Clerc Education Center