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Wayne Belec

ASSOCIATE/business development

Worcester Industrial & Technical Institute - A.S. Architecture and Construction
Central New England College - Undergraduate Studies in Civil Engineering

Town of Auburn Board of Sewer Commissioners - Vice Chairman




Wayne has over thirty-three years of diverse experience in civil site design, project management, and business development.   He is responsible for comprehensive project management, multi-disciplinary project team coordination, and overall project design and oversight.  He has extensive experience in all phases of site design and permitting, from preliminary site and regulatory analyses through comprehensive construction administration.   As Senior Project Manager, he is responsible for oversight of the WDA Design Group project team and its sub consultants, as well as project budgets and scheduling.  His extensive experience allows him to quickly identify site or regulatory challenges, enabling his team to develop efficient, economically viable and aesthetically pleasing projects.  Wayne is also involved in the development of junior staff, assisting them to understand design challenges and their relationship to our clients’ bottom line.  His business development experience has allowed him to establish strong, trusting business relationships with many of our clients, developers, contractors, consultants and municipalities.  He is a team leader in the firm’s growth by developing new business contacts with prospective clients and consultants, providing opportunities for WDA Design Group to expand its client base and participate on project teams for larger scale projects.

Wayne has managed, designed and permitted numerous projects, including single and multi-family residential subdivisions, commercial site plans, Low Impact Development (LID) projects, and MGL Chapter 40B projects.  He has represented clients as the project team lead consultant for the design and permitting of large scale projects throughout the state at the local, state and federal levels, including the filing of ENF’s and EIR’s through MEPA, Wetlands Permitting and Underground Injection Control Well Registrations with Mass DEP, and has assisted with the filings of NOI’s with the Federal EPA .

Wayne is currently involved with the management and coordination of construction documents for Insulet in Acton , MA, a 200,000 s.f. commercial building expansion project.  He is also involved with Mass DOT permitting for offsite sewer and water infrastructure improvements  for the last phase of project permitting for a 248-unit multi-family Chapter 40B Development in Shrewsbury, MA; and the early stages of design and permitting of several subdivisions and multi-family developments throughout Worcester and Middlesex Counties.
Out of the office, Wayne enjoys spending time with family and friends.  He is an avid New England Patriots fan, enjoys grilling year-round, DIY projects and landscaping.