Department Directors

Martin Bandy, PE
Director of Military & Federal Programs

Mr. Bandy has been with the firm for 18 years and oversees all things military for the firm’s projects throughout the region. He holds a Master of Science, Civil Engineering degree from Tennessee Tech.

Nathan Brown, PLS
Director of Surveying & SUE, Savannah

Mr. Brown has been with the firm for 18 years and oversees all Georgia survey projects in addition to overseeing all 3D Scanning and SUE activities for all Hussey Gay Bell companies. He is a licensed Registered Land Surveyor in Georgia.

C.J. Chance, PE
Principal Engineer & Deputy Director of Private Civil

Mr. Chance has been with the firm for 13 years and oversees the firm’s private civil work in Georgia including industrial, commercial and residential. He holds a Bachelor of Science, Civil & Environmental Engineering degree from Georgia Tech.

Stephanie Dammen-Morrell
Director of Marketing

Ms. Dammen-Morrell has been with the firm for 5 years and oversees all things marketing for all Hussey Gay Bell companies. She holds a Bachelor of Arts, English degree from the University of Northern Iowa.

John Eden, PE
Environmental Department Head

Mr. Eden has been with the firm for 17 years and oversees all things related to environmental engineering for projects throughout the region. He holds a Bachelor of Science, Environmental Engineering degree from Mercer University.

Hal Kraft, PE, PLS
Principal Engineer & Director of Civil Development

Mr. Kraft has been with the firm for 35 years and currently serves as a Vice President in the Savannah office. He holds a Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering degree from Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering of Technology, now Kennesaw State University.

Jennifer Oetgen, PE
Principal Engineer & Director of Water/Wastewater

Ms. Oetgen has been with the firm for 18 years and oversees all things related to water/wastewater infrastructure for projects throughout the region with an emphasis in plant design. She holds a Master of Science, Environmental Engineering degree from the University of Iowa.

Clint Parker, PE, PMP
Transportation Department Head

Mr. Parker has been with the firm for 3 years and oversees all things related to transportation infrastructure for projects throughout the region. He holds a Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering degree from Prairie View A&M University.

Joddie Porth, PLS
Principal Surveyor & Director of Surveying

Mr. Porth has been with the firm for 20 years and oversees all South Carolina survey projects, notably in the Midlands and Upstate. He is a licensed Professional Land Surveyor in South Carolina.

Mike Snare
Construction Management Department Head

Mr. Snare has been with the firm for 2 years and oversees all things related to construction management for projects throughout the region. He holds a Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering degree from the University of North Florida.

Forest Suggs III, PE
Water/Wastewater Department Manager, Charleston

Mr. Suggs has been with the firm for 14 years and oversees all things related to water/wastewater infrastructure for projects throughout South Carolina with an emphasis in water distribution. He holds a Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering degree from Clemson.

Brad Taylor, PE
Civil Department Manager, Charleston

Mr. Taylor has been with the firm for 15 years and manages all things civil engineering related in the Charleston office. He holds a Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering degree from Virginia Tech.

Vince Williams, PE, SE
Director of Structural

Mr. Williams has been with the firm for 1 year and oversees all things structural for the firm’s projects throughout the region. He holds a Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering with Emphasis in Structural Design degree from The Citadel.