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Ashby Promoted to VP of Development Services

August 12, 2022

We are thrilled to announce that Matt Ashby, AICP, is being promoted to vice president of Ayres’ Development Services Division. Ashby has taken a leading role in growing Ayres’ integrated planning, environmental, and landscape architecture services since he joined Ayres nearly seven years ago. Ashby brings the executive leadership experience, innovation, and visionary perseverance that… Read More »


Certified Planner Olhava Promoted to Senior Project Manager

August 4, 2022

Josh Olhava, AICP, PCCP, has been promoted to senior project manager. With over 10 years of experience – mostly working in the public sector as a community planner – Olhava has proved he is more than capable of the job with his history working on many successful projects. With this new position, Olhava will be… Read More »


Hiegel Named President of SAME’s Frontier Post

Christina Hiegel, PE, business development specialist and civil/environmental engineer, has been selected as the next president for the Frontier Post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME). The post is based in Cheyenne, Wyoming, and Hiegel is based in Ayres’ Cheyenne office. Hiegel has been a member of SAME for several years and served… Read More »


Zander Welcomed into ACEC College of Fellows

July 22, 2022

The American Council of Engineering Companies is welcoming Jan Zander, PE, executive vice president, into its College of Fellows. The College of Fellows is a distinguished class of engineers who have been selected by their peers as deserving recognition for exemplary contributions to the profession. Fellows candidates are nominated by peers through ACEC and its… Read More »


Structural Engineer Olson Joins Green Bay Area Staff

July 21, 2022

Kris Olson, PE, has joined our Structural Engineering Group, bringing his 25+ years of bridge design experience and his familiarity with clients and projects in northeastern Wisconsin. He is based in our Green Bay area office. Olson’s quarter century of experience includes many years of leading teams that have completed successful projects for state and… Read More »