23. January 2015 10:13
Wayne Vandenbergh, P.E., has joined the Madison office of R.A. Smith National — a multi-disciplined civil engineering and surveying firm — as project manager in the structural services division.
Vandenbergh has more than 25 years of structural design experience as a project manager and senior structural engineer. He has provided structural design services in the education, health care, civic, hospitality, municipal, industrial and commercial markets. Additionally, he has mentored individuals and led project teams as both lead structural engineer and project manager. His current projects include: security entrances for the School District of La Crosse, Wis.; Firefighters Credit Union, Onalaska, Wis.; and Allergy Associates of La Crosse, Onalaska, Wis. Vandenbergh is active in the Structural Engineers Association of Wisconsin, serving as the Legislative Committee Chair.
Vandenbergh holds both master’s and bachelor’s degrees in civil engineering from Michigan Technological University, Houghton, Mich. He is a registered professional engineer in Wisconsin, Ohio and Michigan.
Vandenbergh currently resides in Sun Prairie, Wis.
With the addition of Vandenbergh, R.A. Smith National now has 13 structural engineers on staff between both Brookfield and Madison offices.
20. January 2015 08:03
Theran Stautz has joined R.A. Smith National – a multi-disciplined civil engineering and surveying firm – in Madison, Wis., as an ecologist and project manager.
Stautz is one of only nine Assured Wetland Delineators with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. He has more than 10 years of wetland and forest resource experience in the Great Lakes and Southeast regions of the United States. Additionally, Stautz has experience in vegetation surveys and inventories, wetland mitigation monitoring, native habitat restoration, invasive species management and prescribed burn activities. He has worked with local, state and federal clients, including the U.S. Forest Service and Department of Defense.
Stautz holds a bachelor’s degree in natural resources in forest science and recreational resources management from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
He currently resides in Madison, Wis.