John Hart


Manager, Civil Engineering


  • Manages Civil Engineering Department on corporate, commercial, and institutional projects
  • Combines his specialized understanding of permitting, site design, layout, grading, utility design, stormwater management design, and plan detailing on client assignments
  • Draws on his quiet, organized nature to create successful project teams that are well matched to individual clients and schedules
  • John owned an antiques business for several years—and he brings this passion and knowledge of New England’s history to SMMA’s project work

Focus on Teamwork 

“I’m grateful that SMMA’s culture is so collaborative. We all feel that we’re working together toward a common goal. Everyone has their own skill set, paired with a unique individual personality,” explains John.

“The key is selecting the right people to match the project and client requirements. This challenge is one of the most enjoyable aspects of my job.”

Past Meets Present

John is knowledgeable about antique furniture and artwork; he owned an antiques business for several years, and his appreciation for preservation and history informs his work on New England project sites.