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Belt Collins

Cheryl Palesh, PE, LEED AP

Vice President/Director of Engineering

M.S., Environmental Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology
B.S., Chemistry, Roosevelt University
Uniform Federal Accessibility Standard & ADA Guidelines Workshop


Civil Engineer, Hawaii
Civil Engineer, Guam
Sanitary Engineer, Virginia
LEED Accredited Professional
Certified Qualified Storm Water Compliance Manager


Society of American Military Engineers (SAME), Honolulu Post

Ms. Palesh has extensive experience in civil and environmental engineering. She has served as principal-in-charge, project manager, project civil engineer, and designer on a wide variety of site development, infrastructure design and environmental projects. She also has extensive experience in infrastructure master planning, residential and industrial subdivision development and building site design. Project responsibilities have included site investigations, facilities layout and design, management, and design team coordination.

Ms. Palesh has served on the corporate boards of various Belt Collins companies, currently serving as Chairman of Belt Collins Hawaii Ltd., Vice President of Belt Collins Guam Ltd., and member on the board of directors of the Belt Collins U.S. Design Group Ltd.

Key Projects: 
  • Kahuku High School Drainage Analysis, Kahuku, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Environmental Impact Statement for Barbers Point Naval Air Station Closure, Oahu, Hawaii
  • NPDES Reapplication, Storm Water Management Plan and Database Update for State Dept. of Transportation Highways MS4, Army Corps of Engineers, Oahu
  • Demolition Material Landfill, Nanakuli, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Palolo Well Addition - Phase 1, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Saipan Island-Wide Water Source, Treatment, Storage and Distribution System Analysis, CNMI
  • Hokua at 1288 Ala Moana, Residential Tower, Kaka'ako, Oahu, Hawaii
  • 2100 Kalakaua Avenue, Commercial Center, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
  • First Hawaiian Center, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Waterfront Towers, Kaka'ako, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Tokai University Pacific Center, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Pacific Guardian Tower, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
  • One Archer Lane, Kaka'ako, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Moanalua Shopping Center, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Victoria Ward Parcels Infrastructure Master Planning, Kaka'ako, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Capitol Place, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Family Housing Roadways, Signage and Landscape Master Plans, Old Apra Heights, Guam
  • San Vitores Boulevard Beautification Project, Phase I, Tumon Bay, Guam
  • Naval Special Warfare Unit One (NSWU-1) Relocation, Guam
  • County of Kauai Solid Waste Management Plan and Resource Recovery Feasibility Study
  • Evaluation of Solid Waste Disposal Options for Kauai County
  • EA for Metals Recycling Facility Operation Plan, Puhi, Kauai
  • Wahiawa Botanical Garden, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Honolulu Zoo Asian Tropical Forest Exhibits Phase I, Waikiki, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Lei Stand Relocation, Honolulu International Airport, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Young Brothers Maintenance Facility Relocation, Honolulu Harbor, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Central Union Church New Parish Hall and Seniors Center, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Ewa Beach International Golf Course Maintenance Facility Site Design, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Kenai Industrial Park, Kalaeloa, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Wo International Studies Center & Case Middle School, Punahou Campus, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Waianae Valley Interceptor Sewer and Extension, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Villages of La`i `Opua Backbone Infrastructure Phases 1 and 2A, Kealakehe, Island of Hawaii
  • Waianae Valley Interceptor Sewer and Extension, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Adres Cluster, Aiea, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Ko Olina Kai residential resort community, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Kolea Subdivision Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii
  • Waikoloa Resort Coastal Zone Flood Study and LOMR Processing, Island of Hawaii
  • Hapuna Prince Hotel, South Kohala, Island of Hawaii
  • Shriners Hospital Redevelopment, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Richardson Law School, University of Hawaii, Master Plan, Manoa, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Hawaii Baptist Academy, Leeward Campus, Waianae, Oahu, Hawaii
  • Analysis of Water Supply, Sanitary Sewer, Storm Drainage and Solid Waste Disposal Systems for Fort Shafter, Fort DeRussy, Schofield Barracks, and Field Station Kunia, Oahu, Hawaii