Public Finance Director Moves on to Private Firm

Posted: Updated:

An Indianapolis-based engineering firm has added the state's former public finance director to its executive team. Kendra York is now director of planning services and economic development at American Structurepoint. February 6, 2015

News Release

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Indianapolis-based architecture and engineering firm American Structurepoint is excited to welcome Kendra York to the Planning Group. York will serve as the director of planning services and economic development, after leading the Indiana Finance Authority (IFA) as the public finance director of the state of Indiana.

"I've had a wonderful opportunity at the state to work on interesting and difficult projects, "said York. "I'm excited to bring that experience to the Planning Group, and ultimately American Structurepoint clients."

A licensed attorney in Indiana and California, York brings more than 16 years of experience in client and project management of public and institutional finance for projects of all types. York's primary role will be providing overall management and direction for the Planning Group.

American Structurepoint President and COO Rick Conner is excited to welcome York to the team in a leadership role. Conner admires not only her positive contributions to the IFA, but her love for project conceptualization.

"Kendra is a huge asset to our firm, as she brings a wealth of knowledge to the team and has been instrumental in realizing high-profile projects," said Conner.

York started her new position at American Structurepoint on February 2, 2015.

American Structurepoint began business in Indianapolis in 1966 and has since grown into a respected multi-discipline consulting firm recognized for its experienced professionals, quality work, and customer service. Engineering News-Record (ENR) has consistently listed the company as a Top 500 Design Firm. ENR Midwest named it the No. 3 Indiana design firm and the No. 11 Top Design Firm in the Midwest in 2013. Indianapolis Business Journal named American Structurepoint the No. 3 largest engineering firm in 2013 and the fifth largest architecture firm and the eighth largest environmental firm in the region in 2012. Columbus Business First consistently names American Structurepoint on its list of Top Central Ohio Engineering Firms. American Structurepoint has also been named among the Top 300 Architectural Firms in the nation by Architectural Record magazine. After over 45 years of steady growth and with a staff of over 300 experienced professionals, American Structurepoint offers complete consulting and comprehensive design services.

Source: American Structurepoint