Mendinsky Honored Among Foremost Under 40

Nichole Mendinsky was recently honored by Pennsylvania Business Central as one of the area’s Foremost under 40. This annual ranking recognizes 50 young professionals with an exceptional work ethic and inspiring stories who editors expect will be the next generation of business leaders and innovators. This year’s honorees are featured in the November 22, 2019 edition of the newspaper.

Mendinsky is a registered landscape architect and team leader at Herbert, Rowland & Grubic, Inc (HRG). She has 12 years of experience planning and designing community spaces such as parks and recreation facilities, plazas and courtyards, as well as institutional campuses. Her passion is bringing people from diverse backgrounds together to support a common vision for the betterment of a community, and she is particularly skilled at public engagement, facilitation, sustainable design, and revitalization initiatives. In her spare time, she volunteers for the Nittany Valley Joint Recreation Authority in Bellefonte Borough.

Herbert, Rowland & Grubic, Inc. (HRG) is a nationally ranked design firm providing civil engineering, surveying, and environmental services. The firm was founded in Harrisburg in 1962 and has grown to employ more than 200 people in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia. For more information, please visit the website at

Pennsylvania Business Central is a monthly publication covering business news in a 20-county area across Central Pennsylvania. The publication was first issued in 1991 and has a circulation of more than 10,000 people.