Principals

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Andy Barger, PE

principal

Mr. Barger joined Brown + Kubican, PSC in January, 2006.  Andy is a 2005 graduate of the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky with a Masters of Science degree in Structural Engineering.  Prior to joining Brown + Kubican, he performed a 3 semester co-op with a large construction company where he worked as an on-site project manager for a wide variety of projects. Andy is especially skilled at Structural Analysis of steel, masonry and wood structures; project team coordination/ communication; and AutoCAD and Revit detailing software.

502.749.2061 ext 114

abarger@bkse.net

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S. Craig Brown, PE

Principal

Mr. Brown co-founded Brown + Kubican, PSC in January, 2000 after working 2 years with a large General Contractor and 7 years with a 25 person structural consulting firm in Cleveland, Ohio. Craig is a 1988 graduate of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering. Craig has experience in structural design and project management in various building types including educational, religious, sports, industrial, healthcare, and residential. Craig is especially skilled in structural system selection, investigative / forensic engineering, feasibility study and creative design solutions.

859.543.0933 ext 118

cbrown@bkse.net

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Dan Kubican, PE

Principal

Mr. Kubican co-founded Brown + Kubican, PSC in January, 2000 after working 5 years for two large Architectural / Engineering firms designing large health and educational facilities in the Midwest.  Dan is a 1995 graduate of the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland with a Master of Science degree in Structural Engineering.  Dan is especially skilled in constructability, construction detailing, and architectural intent and detailing and has construction experience in masonry, framing, plumbing, electrical wiring, cabinetry and trim.

859.543.0933 ext 114

dkubican@bkse.net

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Zheng (Jay) Wang, PE, SE

principal

Mr. Zheng (Jay) Wang  joined Brown + Kubican, PSC in July, 2005 after he graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering. He has been a structural Engineer and Project Manager in design of educational, health care, recreational, commercial and industrial buildings since then.  Jay is especially skilled in structural analyzing with hand calculations and software, detailing connections,  and coordinating with clients in different phases of a project.  He also worked 5 years (1998-2003) at Suzhou Construction Group in China, specializing in design and construction of PEMB and steel space frame structures.  Jay is Registered as a Professional/Structural Engineer in both US and China.

859.543.0933 ext 116

jwang@bkse.net

Associates

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Jeff Alexy, PE, SE

Associate

Mr. Alexy joined Brown + Kubican, PSC in December, 2014. Jeff is a 2009 graduate of Auburn University with a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering. Before joining Brown + Kubican, Jeff accumulated almost 6 years of structural design and project management experience in various building types including commercial, healthcare, industrial, residential, religious, and educational facilities. He is especially skilled at BIM, structural design, project management, and project coordination. 

859.543.0933 ext 119

jalexy@bkse.net



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Amy Hagan, PE

ASSOCIATE

Ms. Hagan joined Brown + Kubican, PSC, in September 2015.  Amy is a 1998 graduate of Ohio University in Athens, Ohio, with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering.  She has over 19 years of experience in Structural Engineering for a wide variety of structures including commercial office and retail buildings, churches, hospitals, hotels, schools, multi-family residential buildings, industrial facilities, and automotive plants.   Amy is a licensed PE in the states of Kentucky and Ohio.    Amy’s strengths include structural analysis, steel and concrete design, detailing, and renovations of existing structures.  

502.749.2061 ext 115

ahagan@bkse.net

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Brian McMillan, PE

Associate

Mr. McMillan joined Brown + Kubican, PSC in February, 2012. Brian is a 2009 graduate of the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. Brian excels in the use of professional computer software.  His experience in the use of Building Information Modeling (BIM) consistently leads to better coordination among disciplines, high quality construction documents, and savings for the owner. Brian is especially skilled in structural steel design and analysis, precast concrete structure design, and project team coordination / communication.

859.543.0933 ext 123

bmcmillan@bkse.net

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Adam Ray, PE, SE

Associate

Mr. Ray joined Brown + Kubican, PSC in March 2010.  He has over 18 years of varied experience in multiple construction types, sectors and locations throughout the United States.  Having worked on projects ranging from site retaining walls to 30-story buildings, Mr. Ray brings his varied experience, technical expertise and responsiveness to any project.

859.543.0933 ext 133

aray@bkse.net

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Jeff Thiele, PE

ASSOCIATE

Mr. Thiele joined Brown + Kubican, PSC, in October, 2015. Jeff graduated from the University of Nebraska with both Bachelor and Master of Science degrees. He has more than 5 years of experience designing building structures, which includes experience on educational, commercial, and industrial facilities. Jeff is a licensed PE in the state of Kentucky and has passed the Structural Engineering (SE) exam. Jeff’s areas of strength include Revit modeling, structural analysis, structural steel design, and attention to detail.

502.749.2061 ext 117

jthiele@bkse.net

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Matt Weekley, PE, SE

Associate

Mr. Weekley joined Brown + Kubican, PSC in June, 2009 and has experience of structural design in various building types including educational, sports, industrial, and healthcare. Matt is a 2009 graduate of the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky with a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering. Matt is especially skilled with proficiency with BIM, expertise with Revit Structure Software, structural steel design and analysis, project team coordination / communication, and architectural intent and detailing.

859.543.0933 ext 113

mweekley@bkse.net

 

Engineers

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Tim Buckley, PE

Engineer

Mr. Buckley joined Brown + Kubican in July 2018.

859.543.0933 ext 125

tbuckley@bkse.net

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Mikey Crossley, PE

Engineer

Mr. Crossley Joined Brown + Kubican in April 2016. Mikey Received his Master of Science in Civil Engineering degree in 2015 from the University of Kentucky. Mikey has design experience in commercial, industrial, residential, religious, and educational facilities. Mikey’s skills include AutoCAD drafting, REVIT modeling, design, and analysis of various building materials including masonry, concrete, steel, and wood.  

859.543.0933 ext 130

mcrossley@bkse.net

Chad Renfrow, PE, SE

Engineer

Mr. Renfrow joined Brown + Kubican, PSC in September, 2015.  Chad is a 1995 graduate of Purdue University’s school of Civil Engineering and is licensed structural engineer with over 20 years of combined experience designing buildings and bridges.   His building design experience includes retail, educational, judicial, medical, industrial, tilt-up concrete warehouse, parking, hotel, assisted living facilities, and religious structures.  In addition to design, Chad’s skills include existing structure condition assessments, forensic investigations, and expansion/reuse suitability studies.  

502.749.2061 ext 116

crenfrow@bkse.net

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Hilary Vittitow, PE

Engineer

Ms. Vittitow joined Brown + Kubican in December 2014.   Hilary received a Masters of Engineering in Civil Engineering degree in 2014 from the University of Louisville.  Hilary has design experience for a variety of building types including religious, education, healthcare, and commercial facilities.  Hilary is skilled in AUTOCAD detailing, Revit modeling, timber design and structural steel design and analysis.

859.543.0933 ext 122

hvittitow@bkse.net



Engineers-In-Training

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Alison Brannon, EIT

Engineer-In-Training

Ms. Brannon joined Brown + Kubican in July 2018. She graduated from the University of Kentucky with her Bachelor and Master of Science in Civil Engineering in May 2016 and May 2017, respectively.  Alison acquired experience with Revit modeling, structural analysis, and structural steel design through internships and teaching assistantships.

859.543.0933 ext 112

abrannon@bkse.net

Austin Norberg, EIT

Engineer-In-Training

Mr. Norberg joined Brown + Kubican, PSC in May, 2017. Austin is a 2015 graduate of South Dakota School of Mines and Technology with a Masters of Science degree in Civil Engineering. Prior to employment, Austin had a variety of experience in different aspects of the construction industry.

859.543.0933 ext 127

anorberg@bkse.net

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Alec Thompson, EIT

Engineer-In-Training

502.749.2061 ext 118

athompson@bkse.net

 

BIM Technicians

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Phil Eastman

BIM Technician

Mr. Eastman joined Brown + Kubican, PSC in May, 2016. Originally from Upstate New York, Phil attended Hartwick College in Oneonta, NY. Phil is an experienced Engineering Technician, with 14 years of Structural and 3 years of Civil detailing experience. He has provided technical support on a wide array of commercial, industrial and educational construction projects.  Phil has experience in Auto CAD, Revit, Sketchup and ArcGIS, as well as software and computer management.

859.543.0933 ext 131

peastman@bkse.net

Jordyn Hackett

BIM Technician/Marketing

Ms. Hackett joined Brown + Kubican, PSC in February, 2007. Jordyn is a 2009 graduate from Bluegrass Community and Technical College in Lexington, Kentucky with two Associates of Applied Science degrees in Architectural Technology and Civil Engineering Technology. Jordyn has experience in Auto CAD, Revit, marketing, website design/maintenance, and office/clerical work.

859.543.0933 ext 124

jhackett@bkse.net

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Jeff Locke

BIM Technician

Mr. Locke joined Brown + Kubican, PSC in April, 2013. Jeff is a 1984 graduate of Campbellsville University in Campbellsville, Kentucky with a degree in Music Education. Jeff is especially skilled with 11 years of Structural and Architectural detailing, 5 years of Custom Millwork detailing and construction, and 12 years in the Elevator industry as a project manager.

859.543.0933 ext 115

jlocke@bkse.net

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Stanley Pennington

BIM Technician

Mr. Pennington joined Brown and Kubican, PSC in August of 2018. Stanley is a 1989 graduate of Excel Business College (Auto CAD Course). Stanley has 27 years experience in Structural Detailing; 6 years with a structural engineering firm in Lexington,KY and 21 years as a self employed CAD operator.  Stanley has detailed bridges, industrial buildings, strip malls, equipment foundations, office buildings, tilt-up construction, residential construction and pre-cast construction. Stanley is proficient in Auto CAD, Revit, Bluebeam, Microsoft Word and Excel.

859.543.0933 ext 121

spennington@bkse.net