Jan brings an impressive array of engineering experience to the table. Her expertise is built upon more than three decades of work in civil engineering for public and private sector infrastructure; subsurface utility engineering; utility infrastructure design, construction management, and inspection; and water resources, marine, ecological, and environmental engineering. Her municipal experience includes over 300 miles of water transmission and distribution lines, upgraded booster pumps, and modified water treatment facilities.
As the founder of The Ash Group before it became part of Ayres Associates, Jan has been practicing a hands-on management approach in which her more than 30 years of engineering design, project management, and quality control experience benefits every project under her supervision. She makes sure Ayres Associates resources are efficiently and effectively applied to projects to make project execution cost-effective, timely, and of consistent quality. Jan's demonstrated leadership abilities have benefited the Tampa metropolitan area and the professional organizations in which she has been active.
Jan's many areas of expertise include:
- Civil and water/wastewater engineering
- Subsurface utility engineering (SUE)
- Power, cable TV, and phone utility design
- Utility relocation design
- Construction management and inspection
- Ecological assessment and design
- Environmental assessments and permitting