John Lee

John Lee

John, who served as Barr’s president between 2013 and 2021, has provided project management and engineering services to industrial and governmental clients since 1979. His work includes managing multidisciplinary projects that involve environmental review and permitting; power plant siting; landfill design and permitting; civil and geotechnical engineering; or remedial investigation and design. John has managed numerous large, complex projects, helping to coordinate the work of plant owners and operators, design and construction-management teams, contractors, and fabricators to achieve client and project goals.



Senior Vice President


Professional Engineer (MN)


BS, Civil Engineering, Iowa State University


Barr Engineering Co.
4300 MarketPointe Drive
Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55435
Phone: +1 952-832-2646

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Third-party transmission-line construction monitoring
Environmental review for proposed natural-gas pipeline
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