RALEIGH, NC – January 2018 – Ramey Kemp & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of James “Jay” McInnis, P.E. as the firm’s Director of Project Development/NEPA.
Prior to joining RKA, Mr. McInnis worked at the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) where he led teams in project scoping, progress monitoring, managing risk, cost containment, decision making, and collaborated with internal and external stakeholders during the project development process. Additionally, he prepared and reviewed environmental documents and coordinated with design personnel regarding the preparation of preliminary and final design plans.
Mr. McInnis is a graduate of North Carolina State University with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Civil Engineering. He is an accomplished Professional Engineer with expertise in project management, transportation and highway engineering, NEPA/SEPA compliance, NEPA/404 merger process, and has knowledge of NCDOT project delivery processes.
Mr. McInnis’ role with RKA includes managing project teams, schedules, and budgets for NEPA projects. Mr. McInnis’ additional responsibilities will also include evaluating cultural and natural environmental impacts, performing field investigations of projects, leading public involvement and resource agency outreach activities, preparing NEPA documentation for transportation projects, and participating in proposal preparation and business development activities.
On the addition of Mr. McInnis to RKA’s Raleigh, NC office, Mr. Montell Irvin, P.E., PTOE, President/CEO of RKA stated, “We are very excited to have Jay join our firm. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to RKA and we look forward to having Jay grow our firm’s NEPA/Transportation Planning portfolio.”
About Ramey Kemp & Associates, Inc.
Ramey Kemp & Associates, Inc. (RKA) is an EMPLOYEE-OWNED firm founded in 1992 with a MISSION to provide a professional transportation consulting experience that satisfies our clients and ourselves. Our SUCCESS is due to our focus on client needs and our ability to deliver a quality experience for everyone involved. Our CULTURE is one of ownership – ownership in our company, ownership in our profession, and ownership in our personal lives.