Matt Ahlstrand

Matt Ahlstrand, LEED GA

Senior Project Manager

Matt Ahlstrand, LEED GA, has over fourteen years of experience as a project manager, including several years of experience with the Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA). Matt’s approach to projects is to provide project management solutions with a focus on sustainability that contributes to the health, safety, and welfare of all users.

Matt Ahlstrand is experienced in managing large teams for CDA projects, such as the O’Hare Terminal 5 Extension and Core Expansion and the Cargo Tunnel. As Senior Project Manager for the Residential Sound Insulation Program, Matt supports all facets of the Program, ensuring that the client’s goals are supported in every phase of the Program. A trained architect, he is skilled in multiple technologies that contribute to his success. Matt approaches program and construction management with a keen eye towards detail, quality, and safety.

Specialized Expertise

  • Aviation projects
  • Sustainable Airport Manual (SAM)
  • Production management
  • Technical detailing
  • Quality Assurance / Quality Control reviews
  • Construction Administration



Nothing ever goes exactly the way you think it will; it’s how we plan for, and react to, those moments of surprise that define us. Everything is a process of iteration, constantly striving to improve.

— Matt Ahlstrand, LEED GA