Patriot Engineering and Environmental Inc. has named Aliza Tourkow branch manager of the Fort Wayne office. She has more than 12 years of experience in the public sector of community planning and more than six years of experience in grant management. Her expertise is in writing and managing EPA Brownfield Grants. Tourkow also has a background in land use and neighborhood planning that reinforces social awareness, environmental responsibility and economic development. She has directed the day-to-day planning and zoning activities in multiple communities, along with managing planning commissions and other boards.