Michael F. Corbitt, PE, LEED AP – Engineer
Michael Corbitt began serving as the Village Engineer in September 2012. Mr. Corbitt is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Ohio, a LEED Accredited Professional and a Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC). Mr. Corbitt holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering from the University of Cincinnati and a Surveying Certificate from Columbus State Community College. His diverse background in design and construction provides the Village of Obetz the expertise to plan, budget and improve the Village’s critical infrastructure.
Prior to working at Obetz, Mr. Corbitt had a combined 17 years of design and construction experience working at Kleingers & Associates and the George J. Igel Company. While at Kleingers & Associates, Mr. Corbitt began as an intern while pursuing his engineering degree. He progressed through all levels of engineering and ultimately was appointed as the Branch Manager of Columbus operations. Mr. Corbitt was responsible for overseeing all aspects of the Columbus branch office operations. He prepared annual expense and revenue forecasts and tracked them regularly to ensure goals were being met. Prior to being employeed by the Village, Mr. Corbitt was the lead Civil Engineer for 3 new Hamilton Local Schools (HS, MS, & ES) and the Obetz Athletic Club. Mr. Corbitt was also the lead Civil Engineer for the Columbus Zoo Parking Lot expansion.
While at the George J. Igel Company, Mr. Corbitt prepared competitive bids and cost estimates for projects ranging from $20,000 to $5 million. He was responsible for designing temporary shoring (earth retention systems) for safe excavations and inspecting the shoring system during the installation. Mr. Corbitt was on the construction project teams for the new OSU Cancer Critical Care Tower and the City of Columbus OSIS Augmentation Relief Sewer (OARS). He played an integral role in preparing a utility constructability plan for both projects.
Mike Corbitt can be reached at 614.409.4406 or by email, at email@example.com.