Shannon Johanning

Shannon Johnanning Formal
Shannon D. Johanning, P.E., is the Vice President of Cochran. Mr. Johanning has over 17 years of experience in civil engineering and specializes in roadway design, highway construction, topographic and land surveying, commercial and subdivision development, industrial expansions, water supply, and stormwater control, construction management and sanitary sewers and treatment facilities.



The University of Missouri at Columbia, Missouri
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
December 1988


Personal References:

Joseph A. Vernaci – Washington, Missouri
Robert L. Davis – Sullivan, Missouri
Louis B. “Buzz” Eckelkamp III – Washington, Missouri
John McDonald – Sullivan, Missouri


1998 to Present: Vice President, COCHRAN

1994 to 1998: Project Manager, Vernaci Construction, Inc.
Bid, managed and supervised large construction projects of all types of heavy construction, including road and highway projects, water, sanitary and storm sewer construction, treatment plants, and airport construction. Managed several design-build projects for private clients. Worked with City, County, and State officials and inspectors.

1988 to 1994: Associate, Buescher Frankenberg Associates, Inc.
Design and supervise civil engineering projects of all types, including shopping centers, industrial warehouses, storm, and sanitary sewers, large stormwater culverts, water mains, streets, entrances, grading, parking lots, sanitary sewage treatment, etc.


Roadway Design
  • Highway Construction
  • Topographic and Land Surveying
Commercial and Subdivision Development
  • Industrial Expansions
Water Supply and Storm Water Control
  • Construction Management
Sanitary Sewers and Treatment Facilities