Joel Christell, P.E.

Director of Environmental & Design Studies

Joel is Civiltech’s Director of Environmental & Design Studies. He specializes in traffic engineering and impact studies, environmental assessment and design studies, feasibility studies, and location drainage studies. Joel has extensive experience with roadway corridor studies, intersection improvement analysis and studies, and bicycle accommodations analysis and studies. Joel is a leader in Phase I stakeholder coordination and is often instrumental in coordination with the Illinois Department of Transportation. Joel has completed over 30 Federal-aid Phase I projects and has a strong working knowledge of and extensive experience with Federal-aid processes and procedures. Through this experience, Joel has developed an excellent working relationship with IDOT’s Bureau of Local Roads and Streets.

Fun fact: Joel is a very goal oriented professional. One of Joel’s most important goals is to visit every Major League Baseball ballpark. As of 2019, he has made it to 20!