With 16 full-time professional engineers among our staff of 50, Pinnacle lives up to its name as the pre-eminent construction engineering and inspection firm in Florida

our team / leadership

Doug Schumann, PE

Partner | Senior Project Engineer | Central Florida Regional Manager

Doug Schumann, PE is a senior project engineer leading Pinnacle’s Central Florida operations. He grew up in Tampa, FL and received a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Central Florida and a master’s degree in Engineering Management from Florida International University.

In 2010, Doug began his career with the Florida Department of Transportation’s District 6 as a field inspector and shortly thereafter joined the PE Trainee Program. Upon completion of the program, Doug assumed the role of FDOT Project Administrator for several roadway construction projects.

In 2015, Doug joined Pinnacle as a project engineer committed to delivering high quality and complex construction projects for clients such as FDOT and Miami-Dade County Department of Transportation and Public Works. He continues to manage multiple projects and groupings in the Orlando area and provides keen oversight for all Pinnacle staff and operations in the Tampa Bay area.

Project Experience

NW 57th Avenue from NW 202nd Street to FL Turnpike SB Ramps
Project Administrator | $1.2M
SR 9, north of NW 141st to Park & Ride
Project Administrator | $2.4M
SW 57th Avenue from Bird Road to US 1
Project Administrator | $2.6M
SW 57th Avenue from Coral Way to Bird Road
Project Administrator | $2.6M
M-Path along US 1 southbound at SR 878
Inspector | $4.4M
Flagler Street from east of 87th Avenue to west of SB 826 ramp intersection
Inspector Aide | $649K
Fort Greely, Allen Army Airfield, Alaska

Qualifications & Certifications

Registered Professional Engineer

QC Manager
Asphalt Paving Level 1 & 2
Earthwork Level 1 & 2
Concrete Level 1 & 2
ACI Concrete Field Testing 1
ACI Concrete Transportation
Construction Inspector
Final Estimates Level 1 & 2
Pile Driving Inspection
Drill Shaft Inspection
FDOT Critical Structures
Advanced MOT
IMSA Traffic Signal Inspector 1
Radiation Safety Officer
FDOT Nuclear Gauge Operator
Introduction to ICS (FEMA)
Primavera P6


M.S. in Engineering Management, Florida International University
B.S. in Civil Engineering, University of Central Florida
B.S. in Environmental Engineering, University of Central Florida


13 years of CEI experience

Pinnacle Consulting Enterprises, Inc.
Florida Department of Transportation District 6

Professional Organizations

Florida Engineering Leadership Institute (FES/ACEC) – Class of 2022
Florida Engineering Society Member
American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE) Member