In line with EPS Group’s commitment to innovation, our shared leadership policy enables us to navigate and adapt in a world of increasing complexity. Each of our discipline leaders and several key employees are owners, creating the entrepreneurial spirit of creativity, communication, and customer satisfaction that is synonymous with our firm.
With roots dating back more than 30 years, our core group of founders and partners have worked together to establish a reputation of knowledge, quality, and integrity. By distributing leadership among several qualified individuals, EPS Group creates an environment that fosters collaboration and collective learning, ensuring our clients the most qualified and experienced team possible.
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ELIJAH WILLIAMS, PE
Elijah is President of EPS Group and leads the public works department. He holds both a BSCE and an MBA from Arizona State University. Few project managers can bring this level of management education to their projects. Elijah has extensive experience in managing large, multi-disciplinary, multi-jurisdictional, high public profile projects that require sound leadership and consensus building capabilities.
BRYAN KITCHEN, PE
Bryan is a Vice President at EPS and leads the firm’s Land Development group overseeing all civil engineering design related to the private sector. His expertise lies in managing large projects, building productive and long-lasting relationships with governmental agencies and clients, and producing sound engineering designs that exceed client expectations. Bryan has more than 17 years of experience directing multiple project teams and is highly successful in creating and mentoring competent, open minded, and well-rounded teams.
MARY KENNEDY, RLS
Mary is a Vice President and leads EPS’ survey department which specializes in topographic mapping, ALTA/NSPS Land Title surveys, site monitoring surveys, cell tower surveys, boundary surveying, in-house aerial mapping, 3D laser scanning (for precise architectural design and BIM modeling), as-built surveys, benchmark surveys, utility research coordination, coordinate geometry calculations, right-of-way plans, subdivision platting, minor land divisions, lot combinations, legal descriptions and exhibits. Her staff has completed hundreds of survey/plat maps ranging in size from 1 acre to 1000’s of acres. Over the past 36 years, Mary and her staff have consistently exceeded their customer’s expectations, excelling in communication, responsiveness, ability to contribute creative and cost-effective solutions to the benefit of the stakeholders.
BRANDYN JONES, RLS
Customer service is a passion for Brandyn, as attested by the strong loyalty of his clients and his stellar reputation for the past two decades. Brandyn is a Vice President, and manages all aspects of the construction staking department and offers multiple survey crews with experience in land development, commercial development, and public works arenas. His expertise has become a standard of excellence in this field. EPS survey crews reflect this in their responsiveness and accuracy in geometric layout, construction staking, and surveys.
Planning & Landscape
Josh has over 18 years of experience in land planning and site design. To stay abreast of issues, policies, and procedures, Josh participates in industry groups including the American Planning Association and the Urban Land Institute. He has been involved in various aspects of the entitlement and land development design including for community, mixed-use, commercial, and industrial projects.
Greg has nearly three decades of experience as a project engineer, project manager, and principal-in-charge of a wide variety of public and private construction management projects, including experience working with two different major Phoenix-based contractors. Greg specializes in managing industrial infrastructure and residential developments. He was a division manager for a consulting engineering company for approximately four years, and prior to joining EPS Group, he owned and operated his own firm, G & K South Forty, a leading Construction Project Management firm for projects across central Arizona.
JEFF STINE, PE
With more than two decades of experience in civil engineering, surveying, and construction for public and private clients in southern Arizona, Jeff’s extensive knowledge, client-focused attitude, and attention to detail have proven invaluable in the successful design and management of projects ranging from site civil and utility design to rural and urban street design. Having worked on various transportation projects for a variety of clients and local agencies, he has earned a reputation for thorough communication, responsiveness, and a tireless work ethic devoted to client satisfaction. Jeff has managed EPS’ Tucson office since its opening in 2005.
BRANDON SQUIRE, PE
Public Works - West Valley Office
Brandon has over 22 years of extensive technical and management experience in water resources engineering, including water production, water distribution, and water storage systems, wastewater collection and treatment systems, water master planning, wastewater master planning, and improvement district projects. Additionally, he offers a wealth of expertise and experience in all aspects of civil engineering, construction inspection, and agency permit processing, and has worked in construction and operations in the water industry. His vast experience working on all aspects of a project from the due diligence and planning stage through detail design, agency approval, permitting, construction, and finally to operations and maintenance, provides Brandon with a unique understanding of what is required for a project to be successful.