About Us

A New York State WBE & DBE Certified Company

A New York State WBE & DBE Certified Company

Advanced Design Group Professional Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C. (ADG) is a local full-service, multi-disciplinary civil engineering firm providing planning, design, and construction management services for residential, commercial and industrial subdivisions and site plans throughout the country. ADG is certified as a Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) in the State of New York and Erie County. 

Founded in 2005, ADG has established a record of high-quality, on-time, cost-effective work. With over 100 years of combined experience, we are confident in our ability to provide quality, responsive and economically sound site-engineering services. 

Our extensive experience in working as the lead consultant or as a sub-consultant has allowed us to successfully navigate the municipal, state and federal public hearings and approval processes.

Environmental Training & Certifications:

  • OSHA 40-hour Trained and Certified
  • DOE Radiological Worker 2 Trained and Certified
  • US Department of Labor OSHA 10-hour Occupational Safety and Health Training Certified

Our Founder & Engineering Team

President & Owner

Kristin L. Savard, PE


Kristin is a native Western New Yorker who returned home after 12 years away.  Utilizing the site work experience obtained while working in the New England area, Kristin advanced her professional career to become co-founder of ADG in 2005 and President in 2008.

After graduating from Clarkson University and SUNY Potsdam in 1995 with Bachelors Degrees in Civil Engineering and Physics, Kristin began her career as a Project Engineer for J. R. Russo & Associates in East Windsor, CT. After 5 years she joined Martinez Couch & Associates in New Haven, CT as a Project Engineer. In 2002, she returned to Western New York where she worked as Project Engineer for Wendel Duchscherer in Amherst, NY before co-founding ADG as a NYS Certified WBE business.

Kristin has over 18 years of engineering and project management experience.  She has been directly responsible for the planning, design, and construction of projects ranging from residential and commercial subdivisions to an 18-acre solid waste recycling facility.  She has extensive experience in all aspects of obtaining the local, state and federal approvals for the development of sites across the state and nationwide.

Kristin specializes in government regulations, zoning, grading, drainage and utility designs, SEQR and in SPDES compliance.


Buffalo’s Business First WNY Outstanding Women of Influence Winner


Professional Engineer, State of Connecticut

Professional Engineer, State of New York


BS Civil Engineering, Clarkson University

BS Physics, SUNY Potsdam


Advanced Design Group Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, President

Wendel Duchscherer, Project Engineer

Martinez Couch & Assoc., Project Engineer

J.R. Russo & Assoc., Project Engineer

Positions Held:

Village of Lewiston Planning Board (Board Member)

Niagara County Builders Association (President)

New York State Builders Association  (President)

Our Team

Rebecca Romanow

Office Manager & Accounting


Sean Ferry

Project Engineer, EIT


Kevin Carpenter

Field Representative



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Phone  (716) 754-2256

Fax  (716) 754-4252


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Office Location

761  Cayuga St. Lewiston, NY, 14092