Our People

Executive Team

Rod Zubella

Phone (608) 821-3968

“It makes my day if I can make my clients and staff smile.”

Rod Zubella, PE

President & CEO

Rod has over 28 years of experience providing civil engineering services for local government and real estate developers.  As President of Vierbicher, Rod is responsible for development of the Strategic Plan, defining the philosophy and goals of the company, and for the successful execution of these plans and goals.  As a practicing civil engineer, Rod blends his passion, experience and compassion to find sound solutions for his clients’ issues.

Joined Vierbicher

1991

Affiliations

  • American Society of Civil Engineers

Fun Fact

I enjoy anything Disney or Dr. Seuss, and have a small collection of animation cells.

Kurt Muchow-website 2

Phone (608) 768-4817

“Getting results is what matters. My greatest satisfaction comes when I can help a client accomplish their goal.”

Kurt Muchow

Principal

Kurt has over 37 years of experience at Vierbicher serving as a Community Development Consultant to Wisconsin municipalities. Kurt has extensive experience with planning and implementation of community development programs with particular emphasis on economic development, capital improvement planning, grant writing and tax incremental financing.  He is a Principal of Vierbicher and serves as the Chairman of the Board, Manager of Vierbicher’s Reedsburg and Prairie du Chien Offices, and is also the Director of Business Development.

Joined Vierbicher

1980

Affiliations

  • Wisconsin Economic Development Association (WEDA)

Fun Fact

My first job after college was a surveyor for the U.S. Forest Service in the Kootenai National Forest in northwestern Montana. We lived in spike camps for three months. I could not believe they actually paid us to do that work.

Dave Glusick, Principal

Phone (608) 821-3947

“There is nothing more professionally rewarding than listening to our clients, understanding their vision,

and then helping them successfully build their dream. Our client’s success translates into our success.”

Dave Glusick, PE, MBA

Principal

Dave has over 22 years of experience overseeing complex projects, leading dynamic teams, and serving as a trusted advisor to his clients. At Vierbicher, Dave leads the firm’s Madison and Milwaukee Metro, WI offices, which includes a talented group of civil engineers, land planners, land surveyors, and technicians. Dave is also responsible for generating new business, maintaining client relationships, and providing a positive work environment. Dave is a shareholder in the firm and has served on the Board of Directors since 2011.

Joined Vierbicher

2010

Affiliations

  • Smart Growth Greater Madison – Board of Directors
  • Downtown Madison Inc.
  • Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP)
  • Metropolitan Builders Association

Fun Fact

I once took a game from an IRT World Top 10 racquetball player (he took the other 3.)

Management Team

Craig Mathews, Engineering Manager at Vierbicher

Phone (608) 768-4813

“Professional satisfaction comes from building long term relationships and having fun working together to implement successful projects.”

Craig Mathews, PE

Engineering Manager

Craig has over 26 years of engineering experience with Vierbicher. During this time, he has participated in all aspects of municipal engineering and development projects including project management, design, construction observation, materials testing, staking, and surveying.

Joined Vierbicher

Fun Fact

1991

One spring break trip to Colorado turned into a 6000 mile road trip that took us through 15 states.

Matt Schreiner

Phone (608) 821-3961

“We have great people. I enjoy working with our team who takes as much pride in providing our clients with successful projects as I do.”

Matt Schreiner, PE

Engineering Manager

Matt provides engineering services on municipal, commercial and residential projects. His responsibilities include: stormwater & utility design, permitting, grading design, site layout, contract documents, and construction inspection.

Joined Vierbicher

2004

Affiliations

  • Madison Area Builders Association

Fun Fact

I once had a successful bow hunt, voted for president, and helped a woman deliver a baby in a parking lot, all in the same day.

Joe Doyle

Phone (608) 821-3945

“Treat every project as if it were your own investment.”

Joe Doyle, PE

Engineering Manager

Joe has over 15 years of experience providing surveying, engineering, and construction services on commercial and residential land development projects. With a background including both surveying and engineering, he is able to better integrate the different aspects of site development. Joe currently manages a group of experienced surveyors and engineers whose aim is to design infrastructure to benefit communities and individuals for generations.

Joined Vierbicher

2010

Fun Fact

I lived across the street from Fenway Park in Boston for a year.  Being a huge baseball fan, it was without a doubt an amazing year!

Dan Lindstrom, Planning & Community Development Manager at Vierbicher

Phone (608) 821-3967

“Having a future vision is essential, but a vision without a plan for realistic and implementable strategies remains just a vision.”

Daniel J. Lindstrom, AICP

Planning and Community Development Manager

Dan has over 10 years of experience and knowledge as a community planner. With a background of integrating participatory planning, urban design, sustainability, and economic development approaches into community development, he is able to better integrate the desires of a community into implementable plans. Dan manages a team of experienced community development planners and landscape architects that strive to help communities and individuals shape their vision of the future.

Joined Vierbicher

2015

Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Planners
  • American Planning Association
  • Wisconsin Chapter of the American Planning Association

Fun Fact

I spent a month traveling and studying German cities (in comparison to US cities). That was very interesting as I can only count to 10 in German.

Gary Blazek, Engineering Manager at Vierbicher

Phone (608) 821-3957

“Helping staff development and providing our clients with successful project is very rewarding.  Our team strives to make this happen every day.”

Gary A. Blazek, PE

Engineering Manager

Gary has over 30 years of experience in private consulting focusing on municipal and state agency infrastructure improvements ranging from small local road and recreation projects to major highway and interstate improvements.  His experience also includes design and construction oversight of private site and residential developments.  As Manager of the Madison Municipal Group, he is responsible for assembling project teams to provide civil engineering design and construction services on municipal and state agency projects.

Joined Vierbicher

1998, 2016

Affiliations

American Public Works Association

Fun Fact

I trained and finished the Ironman Wisconsin in 2012, but my biggest passion is anything golf related.