OUR PEOPLE

We are Origin.

Headshot photo of Chad-white-Favorites-1.jpg

Chad WhiteIT Systems Manager

Headshot photo of Andrew-koetz-day1-02044-FAV.jpg

Andrew KoetzStructural Engineering Designer

Headshot photo of FAVcrawford-kristin-06860.jpg

Kristin Crawford, PE, LEED APCivil Engineer

Headshot photo of Erin_Ure_-_FAV.jpg

Erin UreCivil Engineering Designer

I work on all kinds of transportation & civil engineering projects. I love the challenges and satisfaction of using computer modeling techniques to create designs that translate well to plan sets, and ultimately to the physical world.
Headshot photo of Morgan_Johnson-Favorites-1.jpg

Morgan JohnsonMarketing Coordinator

Headshot photo of Isaiah-yeager-IMG_8429-2.jpg

Isaiah YeagerField Services Technician & Engineering Designer

The family atmosphere here is extremely welcoming and I am grateful to work with such a great group of people.
Headshot photo of steve-driscoll-origin-field-staff-01766.jpg

Steve DriscollField Services Technician

Headshot photo of Bryson-Winsky-Favorites-1.jpg

Bryson Winsky, PECivil Engineer

Headshot photo of Katie-Rash.jpg

Katie RashCivil Engineering Designer

Headshot photo of mike-ruden-fav-day4-05110.jpg

Mike Ruden, AIA, NCARB, LEED APVP & Director of Architectural Operations

Headshot photo of Marc-Ruden-Favorites-1.jpg

Marc Ruden, PEWater Resources Team Leader

Headshot photo of nick-rettenberger-fav.jpg

Nick Rettenberger, AIAArchitect

Headshot photo of Dawn-Rick-Favorites-1.jpg

Dawn RickSenior Field Services Technician

Headshot photo of berns-john-day3-03335-FAV.jpg

John BernsSenior Relationship Manager

Headshot photo of Julie_Neebel_-_FAV.jpg

Julie Neebel, PETransportation Team Leader

Since coming here in 1998, Origin Design has allowed me flexibility throughout my career, balancing the need for in-office time for mentoring and building corporate culture, while also raising a family at home. What has also kept me here is the talented and collaborative team I work with.

Our team meets the unique needs of our clients with creativity, talent and technical expertise. We plan, design, manage and deliver solutions. Together.

WORKING ON TOMORROW
Headshot photo of Denny-Waugh.jpg

Denny Waugh, PECo-Founder & Technical Advisor

When I retired in 2018, I felt really good about all the young talent here. It’s great to see them continue the success of the firm.
Headshot photo of pat-ready-day2-03214-fav.jpg

Pat Ready, PEPresident & CEO

For 40 years, we’ve had the fortune of partnering with wonderful clients who put their trust in us. We don’t take those partnerships for granted and we continue to be thankful and humbled every time a client gives us the opportunity to serve them.
Headshot photo of John_Tranmer-Favorites-1.jpg

John Tranmer, PLSProfessional Land Surveyor

Headshot photo of Nick-Schneider-Favorites-1.jpg

Nick Schneider, PEStructural Engineer

Headshot photo of Lauren-Ray-Favorites-1.jpg

Lauren Ray, PE, SEVP & Field Services Team Leader

I'm a Structural Engineer, Field Services Team Leader and serve on the Board of Directors, as well as many other committees. That's my favorite thing about working here—no day is ever the same.
Headshot photo of Andrew-Busch-FAV-06808.jpg

Andrew Busch, AIA, NCARBArchitect

Headshot photo of DarrenJargo.jpg

Darren JargoDesign Technician

Headshot photo of Laurie_Wehrspann-Favorites-1.jpg

Laurie WehrspannAccounting Assistant

My favorite core value is Actively Engaged. The description says it all…we like what we do and who we do it with!
Headshot photo of Robin-Walter.jpg

Robin WalterSenior Project Support Specialist

It's very satisfying to work on a project from the design phase to completion. My favorite part of my job is the people I work with during projects—the design team, our clients and contractors.
Headshot photo of Christian-_Hendrie-Favorites-1.jpg

Christian Hendrie, AIAArchitect

Headshot photo of mcneil-mike-day3-03278-FAV.jpg

Mike McNeil, AIA, NCARBSenior Architect

Headshot photo of Andy_Goedken-_FAV-1.jpg

Andy Goedken, PECivil Engineer

The thing I enjoy most about working at Origin Design is getting to interact with a great group of people on a daily basis to help improve the communities we work and live in.
Headshot photo of Gabe-Bonn.jpg

Gabe BonnSurvey Technician

Headshot photo of austin-cody-day1-02405-FAV.jpg

Cody Austin, PE, LEED APLand Development Team Leader

Headshot photo of dylan-kramer-fav-day1-02098.jpg

Dylan KramerSurvey Technician

Headshot photo of mark-nickolas-origin-field-staff-01777.jpg

Mark NickolasField Survey Technician

Headshot photo of jeri-vondera-fav-07156.jpg

Jeri Vondera, PE, PTOECivil Engineer

Headshot photo of nate-miller-day2-02559-Fav.jpg

Nate Miller, PEStructural Engineer

Headshot photo of Tim-Tranel-Favorites-1.jpg

Tim Tranel, PEVP & Structural Team Leader

Headshot photo of Rick-Turner-Favorites-1.jpg

Rick TurnerIT Manager

Headshot photo of Luke_Rupp-_FAV-1.jpg

Luke RuppField Services Technician

Headshot photo of FAVgeiser-craig-day1-02390.jpg

Craig Geiser, PLSVP & Land Survey Team Leader

Headshot photo of Karen_Weber-Favorites-1.jpg

Karen WeberReceptionist/Administrative Assistant

My co-workers are knowledgeable and caring. And, the little things go a long way, such as employee activities, flexible work hours and company lunches. I’m proud to be a part of the Origin Design team.
Headshot photo of noah-hofrichter-fav-day1-02367.jpg

Noah Hofrichter, PECivil Engineer

Headshot photo of Courtney-Wand-Favorites-2.jpg

Courtney Wand, PE, SEStructural Engineer

Headshot photo of FSAVschwarz-dave-day1-02056.jpg

Dave SchwarzSenior Design Technician

Headshot photo of macy-Mislivecek.jpg

Macy MislivecekCivil Engineering Designer

Headshot photo of Mary_Abbott_-_FAV.jpg

Mary AbbottSenior Design Technician

Having the ability to work on different projects and finding innovative solutions to complicated situations, while working with talented people that care about the work we do, is among the top reasons I have stayed here for so many years.
Headshot photo of Emily-crowe-day1-02130-FAV.jpg

Emily Crowe, PE, SEStructural Engineer

My favorite core value is 'actively engaged' because it describes our work environment so well. We are enthusiastic about our work, who we get to work with and the solutions we create for our clients.
Headshot photo of jon-lutz-day2-02623-fav.jpg

Jon Lutz, PESenior Civil Engineer

Headshot photo of Chris-Huseman-origin-field-staff-01796.jpg

Chris HusemanField Survey Technician

Headshot photo of Zach_Thielen-Favorites-1.jpg

Zach ThielenArchitectural Associate

As a member of the Architecture Team, I enjoy working with our clients to deliver creative solutions. The most enjoyable part for me materializes during the early design process where we put pen to paper to help our ideas come to life and discover the best solution for our clients.
Headshot photo of Amanda_Kennedy_-_FAV.jpg

Amanda KennedyProject Support Team Leader

The best thing about my job is that there is endless opportunity to make an impact—on staff, the clients we work with or on projects throughout our community. All around, it is very fulfilling!
Headshot photo of mat-townsley-fav-06759.jpg

Mat TownsleyArchitectural Associate

Headshot photo of bousley-jim-day2-02771_FAV.jpg

Jim BousleyMunicipal Team Leader

Headshot photo of eric-helminiak-FAV-day1-02141.jpg

Eric Helminiak, PE, SE, LEED APStructural Team Leader

Headshot photo of codi-putnam-day1-02001-fav.jpg

Codi PutnamDirector of Finance

We have an annual all staff meeting that's a great team-builder event. Afterwards, you feel ready to get back out there and do great work for our clients!
Headshot photo of Angie-marek-day1-02030-FAV.jpg

Angie MarekDesign Technician

Headshot photo of FAVfuerst-steve-day2-03240.jpg

Steve Fuerst   Surveying Technical Specialist

Headshot photo of janet-urbain-day2-02544-_FAV.jpg

Janet UrbainSenior Project Support Specialist

What I like most about working at Origin Design is the people I work with. Everyone is always willing to answer questions and take time to explain things in detail so I have a better understanding of the projects I work on.
Headshot photo of Eldon-Schneider-Favorites-1.jpg

Eldon Schneider, PEEnvironmental Engineer

Headshot photo of chris-becklin-day4-05081-fav.jpg

Chris Becklin, PECivil Engineer

Headshot photo of Patrick-Sullivan-Favorites-1.jpg

Patrick Sullivan, PEStructural Engineering Designer

Headshot photo of Gertrude_Heimerdinger-Favorites-1.jpg

Gertrude HeimerdingerDesign Technician

Headshot photo of Tim_O_Obrien_-_FAV.jpg

Tim O’BrienField Services Technician

Headshot photo of Lynn-Neal-Favorites-1.jpg

Lynn NealSenior Design Technician

Headshot photo of Troy-Christianson-FAV-06922.jpg

Troy ChristiansonSenior Design Technician

Headshot photo of Brenda-Ritt-A7R03380-fav.jpg

Brenda RittDirector of Marketing

Headshot photo of Brian-Balser-Favorites-1.jpg

Brian BalserBIM/CAD Design Manager

It's fun to work with really good, really smart people who work with other really good, really smart people.
Headshot photo of jeff-winter-origin-field-staff-01769.jpg

Jeff WinterSenior Field Survey Technician

Headshot photo of Matt-Weimerskirch-Favorites-1.jpg

Matt WeimerskirchStructural Engineering Designer

Origin Design’s employee owners put the family in family oriented.
Headshot photo of cody-kelchen-fav-day1-02277.jpg

Cody KelchenCivil Engineering Designer

My favorite aspect of working at Origin Design is the wide array of projects and communities that we are fortunate enough to work with every day. It's a great feeling to know that our work directly benefits local communities, small and large.
Headshot photo of Ken_Massey_Fav.jpg

Ken MasseyField Services Technician

Careers at Origin.

We are an employee-owned professional design firm.

Your future starts here.

We’ve worked hard to develop a culture of collaboration and position our employees for success. Join the Origin Crew.

Join our team