Kathy Leo, PE

Vice President and Director of Private Development

Kathy Leo, PE, serves as Southeast Community Market Sector Leader within GAI’s Infrastructure group, spearheading the firm’s practice in the private, public, and federal markets—with specialization in the private sector. She also leads GAI’s national Aviation group, which brings consulting excellence to the planning, design, and construction of airports. With more than 25 years of experience, Kathy is well versed in traditional, design-build, and integrated project delivery contracting methods. Prior to joining GAI, Kathy led national divisions for commercial, hospitality, and institutional businesses. She is an active member of the Urban Land Institute and Commercial Real Estate Women’s (CREW) Network, and a previous ASCE East Central Branch President and Florida Section Regional VP. Kathy is a registered Professional Engineer in Florida, and holds master’s and bachelor’s degrees in environmental engineering from the University of Central Florida.