Our People Make the Difference
Between Good and Excellent

The staff at The Ballard Group have extensive experience with engineering and developing and maintaining client relationships.   It is a priority that we make each project a successful and pleasant experience for every person involved.

We Engineer Relationships!

Our Staff

Back Row: Brendan Moon, Alexander Brueck, John Blair, Ben Riggle, John Guadio, Jake Ballard, John Ryberg, Eric Baalman, Tim Babb

Middle Row: Don Beaglehole, Shannon Campbell, Jordan Poché, Peter Failla, Eric Jacobson, Frank Gonzalez, Dichun Gu, Eric Wach

Front Row: Heidi Bickel, Kim Ketcham, Bert Baiotto, Tim Harris, Matt Doll, Tom Ver Straate

Not Pictured:  Chad Schilt, Tyler Overly, Will Ramsey

Personnel Notes

Principal

Thomas J. Ver Straate, PE LEED AP

President

25 Years of Experience

Lakewood

 

 

 

Timothy R. Harris, LEED AP

Vice-President

36 Years of Experience

Lakewood

 

 

 

Matthew J. Doll, PE LEED AP

Principal & Head of the Fort Collins Office

23 Years of Experience

Fort Collins

Bert A. Baiotto, PE

Principal

14 Years of Experience

Lakewood

 

 

 

 

Peter W. Failla, PE, LEED AP

Associate Principal

14 Years of Experience

Lakewood

Associate HVAC Engineer

Don J. Beaglehole

40 Years of Experience

Lakewood

 

 

 

Senior HVAC Engineer

Shannon D. Campbell, P.E., LEED AP

21 Years of Experience

Fort Collins

Eric A. Baalman, P.E., LEED AP

6 Years of Experience

Lakewood

Timothy V. Babb, P.E.

6 Years of Experience

Lakewood

HVAC Project Engineer

Alexander Brueck

3 Years of Experience

Lakewood

 

John J. Gaudio

1st Year of Experience

Lakewood

 

 

 

 

 

Eric S. Jacobson

2 Year of Experience

Lakewood

 

 

 

 

 

Brendan Moon

1st Year of Experience

Lakewood

 

Ben Riggle

1st Year of Experience

Fort Collins

 

Will Ramsey

Engineering Intern

Colorado Mesa University/University of Colorado Partnership Program

Lakewood

Chad Schilt

1st Year of Experience

Fort Collins

Plumbing Project Engineer

Frank J. Gonzalez, CPD

12 Years of Experience

Lakewood

 

 

 

 

 

John M. Blair

4 Years of Experience

Lakewood

 

 

 

 

 

Jordan J. Oliver-Poché

2 Year of Experience

Lakewood

 

 

 

 

 

John Ryberg

1 Year of Experience

Lakewood

 

 

AutoCAD/REVIT (3D Design) Drafter

Jake Ballard

6 Years of Experience

Eric Wach

4 Years of Experience

Lakewood

 

Tyler Overly

Engineering  Intern

Poudre High School

Fort Collins

 

Administrative

Kimberly A. Ketcham

Director of Accounting &

Office Manager

36 Years of Experience

 

 

 

 

Heidi L. Bickel

I.T. & Network Manager

Marketing Coordinator &

Administrative Assistant

20 Years of Experience

 

 

 

The Ballard Group, Inc.

Lakewood Office:

 

2525 South Wadsworth Blvd., Suite 200

Lakewood, Colorado 80227

303-988-4514

303-988-4517 (Fax)

Fort Collins Office:

 

4730 South College Ave., Suite 203

Fort Collins, Colorado 80525

970-568-8762

303-988-4517 (Fax)