Katers named top employee

LIVONIA, Mich. – Former Marquette resident John Katers has received the 10th annual Outstanding Employee of the Year Award at architecture, engineering and planning firm OHM Advisors in Livonia.

The award recognizes employees who demonstrate outstanding service or make outstanding contributions to OHM Advisors and the communities they serve.

Katers is a licensed professional engineer in the states of Michigan and Ohio and has been with the firm for 13 years.

He is a 1995 graduate of Marquette Senior High School and received his civil and environmental engineering degree from the University of Michigan in 2000. He and his wife, Jessica, live in downstate Livonia with their two children.