Employee Spotlight

Previously the President of North Carolina-based landscape architecture and civil engineering firm HensonFoley, Jay Henson, ASLA, PLA leads the W&A Engineering Charlotte office as Director of Operations, lending his 35 years of leadership and industry experience to our newest and easternmost office. Henson founded HensonFoley in 2000 after twelve years in the industry, partnering with … Continued

W&A Engineering’s Travis Bonar, PE, a Senior Project Manager on the firm’s Nashville-based Civil Engineering team, has been appointed to the American Council of Engineering Companies of Tennessee‘s 2023 Leadership PE Program. The Leadership PE Program is a competency-based program focused on high-potential senior, mid-level, and emerging engineers in both the public and private sectors. … Continued

We’re so excited to welcome Mike Bu to our Civil Engineering team! Mike has recently joined our staff in Atlanta, Georgia where he will be building better communities across the southeast providing creative and analytical engineering on each of his projects. Mike joins W&A Engineering with two years of industry experience and a Bachelor of … Continued

We’re so excited to welcome Zavier Atkins as the newest member of our Civil Engineering team. A Project Engineer in Tennessee, Zavier joins our Nashville team with several years of industry experience building better communities across the southeast, focusing his efforts on residential, industrial, and commercial civil design work. Zavier earned his Bachelors of Science … Continued

W&A Engineering is pleased to announce the addition of BJ Martin, PE, LEED AP as the incoming Director of Operations leading the firm’s office in Atlanta, Georgia. “We’re thrilled to welcome BJ Martin to our Atlanta team,” said W&A Engineering President and CEO Jon Williams, ASLA, PLA. “He’s joining a great team of professionals already … Continued

W&A Engineering’s Buck Bacon, PMP has been appointed Government and Community Services Director, a new role within our leadership structure dedicated to serving public sector clients. In this new role, Bacon will be utilizing his 15+ years of experience in government administration and 8 years of experience building better communities with the W&A Engineering team … Continued

We’re so excited to welcome Owen Penn as the newest member of our Civil Engineering team. A Project Engineer in Tennessee, Owen joins our Nashville team with several years of industry experience building better communities across the southeast, focusing his efforts on residential and commercial civil design work. With survey and civil site design experience … Continued

W&A Engineering’s Director of Landscape Architecture and Planning Scott Haines, ASLA, PLA has been appointed as the Director of Operations in Athens, Georgia and nearby branch office in Monroe, Georgia. Haines has been hand-picked by company leadership to expand his role due to his long-time service and commitment to the firm’s mission, vision, and values, … Continued

W&A Atlanta’s Greg Wilson, PE has been appointed Chief Engineer of the firm’s Civil Engineering departments across the southeast. As Chief Engineer, Wilson will focus on solidifying standards for engineering work throughout the company, maximizing consistency in deliverables across departments in multiple states, leading work product QA/QC, planning strategic growth for Civil Engineering departments, and … Continued

A Senior Civil Designer on our Nashville team, Jason Dye has been with W&A Engineering since April 2022. Having earned his Bachelor of Science in Construction Management/Land Surveying from Western Kentucky University in 2016, Jason brings nearly a decade of industry experience to our Nashville team of Civil Engineers and Land Surveyors. With a robust … Continued

W&A Engineering is thrilled to welcome Tyler Defino to our Civil Engineering team! Tyler has joined our growing team of professionals building better communities in Atlanta, Georgia as a Project Engineer. Tyler brings extensive civil site design experience in single-family and townhome subdivisions to the W&A team. He is eager to continue to build his … Continued

Tamika Moore joined the W&A Engineering team in November of 2021 as one of the first members of our Atlanta Program Management department. A Project Coordinator serving clients across the southeast, Tamika manages the due diligence and closing phases within project timelines for some of our longest-term clients, providing national support with a personal focus. … Continued

W&A Engineering is proud to welcome Chelsea Hannan to our team of dedicated professionals building better communities for our clients across the southeast! The newest member of our Nashville team, Chelsea joins our Tennessee Civil Engineering department as a Project Manager working to create innovative design solutions for our clients across the country. Having earned … Continued

Hannah Bryant, PMP joined the W&A Engineering team in June of 2021 as one of the very first employees in our Birmingham office. Part of the Program Management department, she is both a Project Manager and Senior Project Coordinator building relationships with some of our largest and longest-term clients to provide national support with a … Continued

Behind some of the most complex engineering projects, renderings, and plans is a group of engineering assistants and civil drafting professionals working to make the design plan into a reality. One such draftsmen is W&A Engineering’s Brian Swem. Brian Swem, 51, is a senior civil draftsman working with W&A Engineering’s Athens Program Management team. Utilizing … Continued

While some prioritize finding a career without limits, for surveyors Jim and Lori Fisher it’s exactly the limits they’re interested in. Jim and Lori Fisher, W&A Engineering Nashville’s Assistant Director of Surveying and Surveying Project Coordinator respectively, have been performing a wide variety of land surveys since 1986. Having held every position the industry has … Continued

One of the newest members of our Civil Engineering team, Lauren Garren, PE has joined W&A Engineering Atlanta as a Senior Project Manager. Before joining W&A, Lauren earned her Masters of Science in Civil Engineering and Construction Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 2015 and brings nearly 10 years of experience to the … Continued

The newest member of our Athens team, Greg Wilson joined W&A Engineering this month as the Director of Operations for our headquarter office. Greg joins the team with over 40 years of experience in Civil Engineering design and management, as well as a passion for W&A’s core values and corporate culture. Having started his career … Continued

Bethany Rooney joined W&A Engineering in March of 2021 with over 20 years of experience working with multi-family, financial institutions, commercial, retail, and single-family projects.

We are delighted to announce that Andrew Walker has officially joined W&A Engineering as a project engineer at our headquarter office in Athens, Georgia. Later this month, he will be graduating from the University of Georgia with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and will be an official member of our civil engineering team. Andrew … Continued