Sep 28, 2016
Interior designer Anita Rossen returned to CollinsWoerman as a market leader in the health care practice. Rossen was a principal at the Seattle office of ZGF Architects. She has led projects for clients on local, national and international levels, including Seattle Children's Hospital and BC Women's & Children's Hospital.
In Seattle, Mahlum promoted Dwayne Epp and Nancy Harmon to associate principal, and Rebecca Hutchinson to associate. Epp leads the firm's quality assurance program, drawing on 30 years as a project architect and project manager. He also helps develop Mahlum's custom Revit tools. Harmon is corporate controller and has worked at the firm for eight years. She oversees financial reporting, budgeting, capital expenditures and employee benefits. Hutchinson has been a project architect and project manager on K-12 education projects for three years. She oversaw completion of Northwood Elementary in Mercer Island School District.
In Lake Forest Park, Davido Consulting Group hired Nicole Pellett as a civil engineer, and Julian Adler, Lope Aben and Jun Wang as drafters. In Mount Vernon, it hired Kelly Snyder and Kelsey Miner as structural engineers. On Whidbey Island, the firm hired Alex Pearson and Robert Bennion as civil engineers. Pellett will focus on transportation and stormwater/water resources projects. Adler, Aben and Wang will do drafting. Snyder and Miner will work on public and private projects. Pearson has a background in chemical engineering and will focus on water systems. Bennion has experience in modeling and stormwater management systems. Davido is a Lake Forest Park-based engineering firm.
McMillen Jacobs Associates promoted Mark Lawrence, Jan Van Greunen and John Waggoner to principal. Lawrence has over 35 years of experience and leads the excavation support design group in the San Francisco office. Van Greunen has over 40 years of experience in civil engineering work and complex steel and concrete structures. He is based in San Francisco. Waggoner has over 35 years of experience in the application of engineering geology to civil engineering projects. He is based in Pasadena. McMillen Jacobs Associates is an environmental, engineering and construction company.
Sep 21, 2016
In Seattle, Salas O'Brien promoted Brenda Ross to vice president, and Karoline Derse and Nancy Wilcox to associate vice president. Ross, a senior architect, has been with the firm for over eight years, helping it develop relationships with data center clients in the U.S. and Canada. Derse is an architect who joined the firm 12 years ago and has brought in several key clients. Wilcox was hired 12 years ago. She is an interior designer and has brought in new clients.
Tacoma-based Helix Design Group hired Jessica Cody as an interior designer, Diane Severin as an architect and Trish Andrews as an administrative assistant. Cody has over four years of experience on residential interior design and furniture for corporate, health care, education and hospitality clients. Severin has over 24 years of experience, with work on labs, surgery centers, emergency departments, inpatient nursing floors, medical clinics and offices, and military projects. Andrews has over five years of experience in the architecture field. She will help with archiving, construction administration and specification documents. Helix provides architecture, interior design and graphic design.
In Edmonds, Landau Associates promoted Kristi Schultz to data specialist, Steven Quarterman to senior associate, Devan Brandt to staff GIT, Celene Blair to senior staff GIT and Evelyn Ives to project EIT. In Seattle, it promoted Mark Brunner to associate. Schultz manages environmental data and coordinates with labs, develops quality assurance plans and provides data validation. Quarterman provides local, state and federal permitting and compliance support for projects. Brandt does construction oversight, geotechnical exploration and environmental monitoring. Blair does soil, groundwater and sediment investigations. Ives does environmental investigations and cleanups, and provides regulatory and permitting support to industrial clients. Brunner works with industrial and public clients on environmental permitting, documentation and compliance. Landau Associates offers geotechnical and environmental engineering, remediation, and permitting and compliance services.
In Redmond, Otak hired Chad Oxford as a senior civil engineer and project manager, and Gwyneth Perry and Allison Nichols as engineering designers and water resource analysts. Oxford has 18 years of experience in rail and civil engineering design, utility design, program management, project controls, cost estimating, contract administration and construction management. He is working on a parking study for the University of Washington-Bothell campus. Perry has two years of public sector experience, with a background in hydrology and water resources. An engineering-in-training, she is working on retrofitting LID stormwater facilities in Burien. Nichols' experience includes stream restoration, hydraulic and environmental engineering, transportation design, hydrology, soil and fluid mechanics, stormwater management and geospatial data applications. An engineer-in-training, she is working on transportation improvements for Burien and Community Transit. Otak provides urban design, architecture, planning and engineering.