Richard Waitt, Jr. PE


Rick Waitt is a founding principal of Meridian Associates. As CEO, Rick creates the strategic vision for the future of the organization, promotes a culture of employee-ownership, and builds strategic relationships to contribute to firm growth. With over 30 years of civil engineering experience, his clients consistently seek him out to navigate the municipal permitting process for site civil design projects. Although his work is focused on private development and high-end residential projects, he has earned a reputation in the renewable energy field as the most sought after civil engineer for large-scale, ground mounted solar projects in Massachusetts. Rick is the chairman of the board of directors at Meridian Associates.

Rick is a registered professional engineer in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont, and New Jersey. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Merrimack College.