Ryan is a Principal and co-founder of VerteX who has over 16 years of experience in the construction industry and structural engineering services. He is known for his personal client service and his creative and unique approach to structural designs. He is currently registered in Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and Utah. Ryan received his Bachelor Degree from North CarolinaStateUniversity.
Samuel A. Burchard, P.E., S.E. Principal
An extensive variety of structural design experience has given Sam the tools to make him a vital member of any design team. His fifteen years of engineering experience involves projects ranging from hospitals and exclusive golf clubhouses, to the renovation of 70-year-old buildings for new uses. He has a Bachelors Degree in Engineering from ArizonaStateUniversity and is registered for practice in Arizona, California, and Nevada. Sam co-founded VerteX and is a Principal in the company.
Jason Hawkins Systems Manager
Jason is the Systems Manager at VerteX. He possesses a strong background in AutoCAD, which enables him to lead the drafting department in the generation of drawings containing a high level of quality and accuracy. Coupling this with his strengths in scheduling and file management, he helps to ensure client satisfaction.
Krista Young Accounts / Business Manager
Krista joined the VerteX team in 2010 as the accounts and business manager. By being a sole proprietor herself, and involved in the architecture industry for over 12 years, Krista has a good understanding of the day to day operations of a firm such as VerteX. This experience also allows her to anticipate client needs from a business management standpoint.