Our People

Our locations in downtown Bellevue and Seattle allow us to provide our clients with quick response time and immediate accessibility to our staff for projects throughout western Washington. The OCI team is committed to providing the highest level of value to our clients.

Tarelle Osborn, PE, CPESC

President / Principal Engineer

As principal engineer of OCI, Tarelle Osborn takes pride in her work and in delivering a quality and innovative product. She is recognized as a leader and expert in stormwater system analysis and design. Her experience as a project manager spans a wide variety of projects, including hydraulic and hydrologic analysis required for stormwater mitigation, stormwater conveyance, outfall design, drainage design, detention systems, water quality treatment, and temporary/permanent erosion control design.

In addition, her technical experience encompasses stream habitat design, culvert design and placement, basin delineation, bridge replacement, design-build contracts, design of roadway expansion projects, and construction inspection.

OCI Shareholder and Board Member

Founded OCI: 2004
Education: BS in Civil Engineering, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Licenses and Certificates: PE in Washington, Oregon, and California; Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL); CPESC
Associations: ASCE, ACEC, WTS, APWA

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Tarelle and her husband, Josh, have enjoyed skiing together since their relationship began, and they still take every opportunity to get up to the mountain each winter (and spring and fall, if the weather cooperates). Since starting their family, they’ve had to ease up on their backcountry exploration and stay on the beaten path, but Tarelle is excited to teach their two daughters and son to rip like mom and dad.

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Tarelle Osborn, PE, CPESC

President / Principal Engineer

Tarelle Osborn, PE, CPESC

President / Principal Engineer

As principal engineer of OCI, Tarelle Osborn takes pride in her work and in delivering a quality and innovative product. She is recognized as a leader and expert in stormwater system analysis and design. Her experience as a project manager spans a wide variety of projects, including hydraulic and hydrologic analysis required for stormwater mitigation, stormwater conveyance, outfall design, drainage design, detention systems, water quality treatment, and temporary/permanent erosion control design.

In addition, her technical experience encompasses stream habitat design, culvert design and placement, basin delineation, bridge replacement, design-build contracts, design of roadway expansion projects, and construction inspection.

OCI Shareholder and Board Member

Founded OCI: 2004
Education: BS in Civil Engineering, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Licenses and Certificates: PE in Washington, Oregon, and California; Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL); CPESC
Associations: ASCE, ACEC, WTS, APWA

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Tarelle and her husband, Josh, have enjoyed skiing together since their relationship began, and they still take every opportunity to get up to the mountain each winter (and spring and fall, if the weather cooperates). Since starting their family, they’ve had to ease up on their backcountry exploration and stay on the beaten path, but Tarelle is excited to teach their two daughters and son to rip like mom and dad.

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Laura Ruppert, PE

Vice President of Engineering / Senior Project Manager

Laura Ruppert, PE

Vice President of Engineering / Senior Project Manager

As Vice President of Engineering and Senior Project Manager, Laura provides specialized hydrologic and hydraulic engineering, modeling, and design on OCI projects. Laura’s professional engineering experience and background includes hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, flood reduction studies, stormwater management plans, small drainage projects and providing field direction during the placement of large woody debris. Her technical expertise also includes stormwater master planning, preparation of construction documents (PS&E), and capital improvement plan development. Laura is organized with a strong attention to detail.

OCI Shareholder and Board Member

Joined OCI: 2010
Education: BS in Civil Engineering, University of Washington
Licenses: PE in Washington State
Associations: ASCE, APWA

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Laura likes to get out and move. She loves the rush of running races and doing CrossFit, as well as the more relaxed pace of walking the dog, working in the garden, and tending to the chickens.

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Robert Parish, PE

Vice President / Senior Project Manager

Robert Parish, PE

Vice President / Senior Project Manager

With 20 years of work in civil engineering and project management, Robert’s extensive experience includes both local public sector and private sector projects. He has provided civil, utilities, grading and drainage designs for apartments, multifamily housing, condominiums, roads, utilities, retail, offices, university facilities and parks. In addition, Robert has designed many low-impact design systems including bio-retention/rain garden systems, porous pavement (pavers, concrete, asphalt, gravel, grass) and rain water cisterns.

OCI Shareholder and Board Member

Joined OCI: 2012
Education: BS in Civil Engineering and BA in Economics, Rutgers University
Licenses/Certifications: PE in Washington State, Low Impact Development (LID) certification

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Robert’s hobbies outside of engineering include backpacking with his three daughters and rockhounding

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Laurie Thomsen, PE

Senior Project Manager

Laurie Thomsen, PE

Senior Project Manager

Laurie is an accomplished hydraulic and transportation engineer with 19 years of experience in designing and managing both public and private projects. Designing and delivering projects across Puget Sound, Laurie’s project experience ranges in size from small intersection improvements to multi-billion dollar mega projects. She excels at managing and organizing the day to day activities of complex projects and design teams, providing coordination, scope compliance, technical guidance, work planning, scheduling, and reporting.

OCI Shareholder and Board Member

Joined OCI: 2013
Education: BS in Civil Engineering, Gonzaga University
Licenses/Certifications: PE in Washington State, Low Impact Development (LID) certification

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Laurie has an adventurous and inquisitive spirit and enjoys travelling, reading, hiking, camping, biking, and keeping up with her two dogs. She loves exploring and learning interesting facts about the places she and her husband, Jesse, visit on their travels. Laurie plays the fiddle and the concertina in an Irish rock band.

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David Jacobs, PE

Senior Project Manager

David Jacobs, PE

Senior Project Manager

Dave serves as project manager for complex stormwater, wastewater, and combined sewer design projects.  He has a sincere commitment to implementing sustainable solutions through developing collaborative teams that take ownership in delivering innovative solutions to the challenges that face modern Utilities/Cities/Counties. Dave’s 15 years of professional engineering experience includes hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, utility system planning and analysis, conveyance sizing, flood mitigation, detention, and water quality design, and Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) / Low Impact Development (LID) implementation.

Joined OCI: 2018
Education: BS in Civil Engineering, Seattle University, MS in Civil Engineering, University of Washington
Licenses: PE in Washington State
Associations: WEF, APWA

HOBBIES & INTERESTS
Dave is a diehard Mariners fan and is always up for catching a game. He also enjoys being outside exploring the PNW with his children and planning his next travel adventure around the world. 

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Deepa Mungasavalli Prabhu, PE

Project Manager

Deepa Mungasavalli Prabhu, PE

Project Manager

Deepa Mungasavalli is a project manager with 10 years of surface water engineering and modeling experience. Deepa has worked on several design build (WSDOT and Sound Transit) and local agency stormwater projects. Her main focus has been on transportation drainage design, hydrologic and hydraulic modeling and analysis, neighborhood drainage improvements, stormwater planning and design projects including project ranking and prioritization, temporary erosion and sediment control design, environmental compliance involving permit coordination, compliance regulation (NPDES and Sewer Discharge Permits), and field inspections. Deepa has excellent record of meeting client schedules and completing work with a high degree of accuracy and competence. She is currently the co-chair for the ASCE Seattle Section Water Resources Committee.

OCI Shareholder

Joined OCI: 2008
Education: MS in Environmental Systems Engineering, University of Regina
Licenses/Certifications: PE in Washington State, Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL), WSDOT Highway Runoff Manual (HRM) Trained
Associations: ASCE, WTS

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Deepa likes to spend her free time catching up on TV shows and movies. She enjoys a good masala Bollywood movie any day. Originally from the southern part of India, Deepa loves travelling and visiting places, listening to her daughter talk non-stop about football or any other sports for that matter, and craves spicy food from any cuisine.

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Ann Bryant, PE

Project Manager

Ann Bryant, PE

Project Manager

Ann is a NASSCO certified project manager with 14 years of experience involving a variety of complex municipal water and sanitary sewer system projects.  She has provided design work, detailed analysis, computer modeling, and technical documentation for systems throughout Western Washington.  Ann is actively involved in the engineering community through her work with ASCE.  She has served on numerous local, regional and national committees, and is a Past-President of the Seattle Section.

Joined OCI: 2014
Education: BS in Civil Engineering, Gonzaga University
Licenses/Certifications: PE in Washington State, NASSCO PACP
Associations: ASCE

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Ann, a native Seattleite, enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids boating in Puget Sound, Desolation Sound, and many points in between. An avid fan of Gonzaga basketball, Ann also loves to cheer for the Seahawks and Mariners.

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Diana Hasegan, PE, ENV SP

Project Manager

Diana Hasegan, PE, ENV SP

Project Manager

Diana Hasegan has over eight years of experience with regulatory compliance for stormwater permits in multiple jurisdictions, SWPPPs, design of engineered solutions for corrective actions, alternative analyses, and feasibility studies. She has also provided Phase I and Phase II reporting for environmental due diligence, remediation design, installation, and operations. Her expertise is in water quality management, designing solutions that ensure continuous compliance with water quality regulations for stormwater discharges from industrial sites. She is also passionate about sustainability and has been involved in many facets of sustainability from corporate sustainability plans to sustainable designs and solutions.

Diana holds several leadership roles. In the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Diana is serving as the Seattle Section President. Within ITRC she leads the Design Subgroup under the Stormwater BMPs Working Group which is looking to develop a comprehensive nation-wide guidance on the design and performance monitoring of Stormwater BMPs. Diana is also on the Board of Directors for Engineers Without Borders (EWB) USA.

Joined OCI: 2016
Education: BS Civil and Environmental Engineering, AB Economics and Business, Lafayette College
Licenses/Certifications: PE in Washington State, California, and Oregon; ENVISION Sustainability Professional; OSHA HAZWOPER
Associations: ASCE, ITRC, EWB

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Diana loves to compete in tennis tournaments and team tennis in USTA recreational leagues. Her proudest achievement is conquering the USTA National Championship with her 3.5 Women team in October 2016. She balances the high-impact and intensity of tennis with yoga and cooking. Diana is also an avid world traveler, most recently exploring Japan in the spring of 2017.

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Cheyenne Covington, PE, ENV SP, LEED AP

Project Manager

Cheyenne Covington, PE, ENV SP, LEED AP

Project Manager

Cheyenne serves a project manager and stormwater technical lead for complex stormwater and combined sewer design projects through the Puget Sound. He has extensive experience in stormwater model analysis, conveyance sizing, flood mitigation, stream and culvert retrofits, detention and water quality design, and Green Stormwater Infrastructure / LID implementation. Cheyenne takes project from concept design through final plans, specifications, and cost estimates.

Joined OCI: 2017
Education: BS/BA Civil Engineering, Water Resources & Environmental Engineering, Oregon State University
Licenses/Certifications: PE in Washington State and California; ENVISION Sustainability Professional; LEED Accredited Professional; Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL)
Associations: ASCE

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Cheyenne enjoys spending time outdoors rain or shine, hiking, biking, and skiing with his family, exploring all the Pacific NW has to offer. Cheyenne also tries to find time for yoga and meditation as a balance to his busy life.

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Tom Spangenberg, PE

Senior Modeler

Tom Spangenberg, PE

Senior Modeler

Tom has 20 years of experience in hydraulic, hydrologic and drainage engineering. He has used a wide variety of hydraulic and hydrologic models for combined systems capacity analysis, urban stormwater infrastructure analysis, FEMA floodplain mapping, floodplain restoration, and fish passage analysis at culverts – among others. His technical expertise spans from conceptual design through alternatives analysis, final design, and preparation of construction documents (PS&E). His experience in H&H modeling for a variety of clients for a variety of projects, has led to numerous successful projects in the Puget Sound region.

Joined OCI: 2013
Education: MS in Civil Engineering, University of California, Berkley; BS in Electrical Engineering, University of Texas, Austin
Licenses/Certificates: PE in Washington State

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Anne Seethoff, PE

Senior Project Engineer

Anne Seethoff, PE

Senior Project Engineer

Anne brings over 30 years of experience ranging from construction to civil and stormwater design. The past 25 years her focus has been civil site development and stormwater design. Her projects have varied from single family homes on large lots impacted by numerous critical areas to stormwater design for major bridge and highway projects as well as large stormwater treatment facilities using the latest technology and design aids.

Joined OCI: 2017
Education: BS, Civil Engineering, University of Washington
Licenses/Certifications: PE in Washington State

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Anne enjoys training and trialing with her dogs.

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Joan Montgomery, PE

Project Engineer

Joan Montgomery, PE

Project Engineer

Joan has 25 years of experience in civil engineering with an extensive background in site design, including stormwater conveyance systems, detention storage facilities, and utilities, including CSO analysis and design. Her diverse background also includes design experience in traffic planning and operations, work zone traffic control, signal design, roadway design, and roadway and pedestrian lighting design. She has in-depth knowledge of analysis and design software including AutoCAD/AutoCAD Civil 3-D, WWHM, AGI32, ArcGIS, Synchro/SimTraffic, and HCS. Joan organizes resources and tasks effectively and works proficiently on multi-discipline projects.

Joined OCI: 2016
Education: BS Civil Engineering, Washington State University
Licenses/Certifications: PE in Washington State, NASSCO PACP

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Joan loves being Mom to her two boys (three if you count her husband). She enjoys traveling and loves trying new adventures – such as scuba diving the Great Barrier Reef, hunting in Zimbabwe, bungee jumping in New Zealand, white water rafting the class 5 rapids on the Zambezi River, riding her Harley to Sturgis, and completing an Ironman triathlon. Next on her bucket list… climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro!

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Kristy Warren, PE

Project Engineer

Kristy Warren, PE

Project Engineer

Kristy has ten years of experience in the engineering design of water and wastewater treatment plant processes including screening, filtration, disinfection, and energy recovery. She has provided detailed process mechanical engineering designs for a variety of treatment plants. Her designs include greenfield, treatment upgrades, and process retrofits for treatment facilities up to 500+ MGD. She has experience with 3D/4D designs and alternative project delivery (Design/Build). Kristy is experienced in coordinating complex, multi-disciplinary designs, planning for maintenance of plant operations and assisting with construction cost estimates. She has provided environmental services including the monitoring and sampling of groundwater, stormwater and soil. Kristy has extensive experience providing engineering services during construction.

Joined OCI: 2018
Education: BS Biological Systems Engineering, Washington State University; MS Bioresource Engineering, Oregon State University
Licenses/Certifications: PE in Washington State
Associations: Water Environment Federation (WEF); Pacific Northwest Clean Water Association (PNCWA)

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Kristy is a CrossFit newbie and just started stand up paddleboarding.  She loves camping and taking road trips with her family to Grand Teton National Park and Glacier National Park.”

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Janina Glovatchi, PE

Project Engineer

Janina Glovatchi, PE

Project Engineer

Janina Glovatchi is a project engineer with six years of experience providing stormwater design solutions. She has developed drainage, utility, grading, and erosion control plans for roadways and site development projects. In addition, she has extensive experience in hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, roadway drainage design, writing hydraulic reports, and designing erosion and sediment control elements. Janina is highly adept at using ArcGIS, Microstation, HEC-RAS, StormCAD, and SWMM software to design stormwater solutions.

Joined OCI: 2016
Education: BS Civil Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Licenses/Certifications: PE in Washington State

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Nina enjoys going bird watching, hiking, fishing, and canoeing. When she is not exploring the mountains or coastal areas, she likes to try out new coffee shops in Seattle with her husband and spend time with family. Nina grew up in the Chicago area and enjoys watching the Cubs and a good deep dish pizza.

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Ric Brown

Project Engineer

Ric Brown

Project Engineer

Ric brings over 8 years of experience as a Project Engineer to OCI, involving a variety of asset management, condition assessments, field and design services for water systems, stormwater, sanitary sewer, combined, and industrial collection systems. His background as an engineer includes utility design for sewer and water line replacements, private and public inflow/filtration studies, sanitary and combined sewer evaluation surveys and modeling, collection system modeling with SWMM software, field services in flow monitoring, maintenance hole inspections and CCTV review, and a range of other projects involving phase II ESA and remediation studies on polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.

 Joined OCI: 2018

Education:BS, Civil Engineering with Environmental Emphasis, University of Kansas
Licenses/Certifications: PE in WA, OR, and KS; NASSCO PACP & MACP Certified; 40 hr. HAZWOPER Certified                                                                                                                                                                                 Associations: American Public Works Association, WA Ch.; Pacific Northwest Clean Water Association, WEF Org.; American Society of Civil Engineers, Seattle Section; American Council of Engineering Companies, WA Ch.

Hobbies & Interests:

When Ric isn’t working hard in the office or out on a site visit, he enjoys listening to all kinds of music, spending time outdoors, brewing, and martial arts.

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Chang Liu, EIT

Project Engineer

Chang Liu, EIT

Project Engineer

With four years of water resources and roadway drainage design experience for public projects, Chang has worked on various natural resources and LID projects. He is experienced with performing runoff calculation and rainfall analysis. In addition, with his background in biology, Chang has performed laboratory research in anaerobic digestion and effective microorganisms for wastewater treatments. Chang is experienced with ArcGIS, HEC-RAS, WWHM, PCSWMM.

Joined OCI: 2015
Education: BS, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Seattle University
Licenses/Certifications: Engineer in Training (EIT)

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Chang likes to spend his free time traveling with his family and taking a lot of photos! He also likes to cook and try new cuisines; it will always put a big smile on his face when he sees people enjoying his food. For any extra time, Chang also likes to play piano (20+yrs) and viola (10+yrs) at home or with friends.

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Jana Hindman, EIT

Project Engineer

Jana Hindman, EIT

Project Engineer

Jana has five years of environmental engineering experience involving general engineering design, water resource management, and field work, including wetland delineations. She is adept at navigating regulatory compliance and permitting requirements due to her extensive involvement with the development and/or acquisition of SWPPP, SPCC, Tier II, NPDES, and Stormwater Permits. Her most recent focus has been on dissolved oxygen and stormwater modeling with HydroCAD and QUAL2K modeling softwares. Her educational background was heavily focused on Low Impact Development and Green Stormwater Design.

Joined OCI: 2016
Education: BS, Biological Engineering, University of Arkansas
Licenses/Certifications: Engineer-in-Training

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Outside of the office, Jana can be found sampling local craft beers, enjoying live music, and joining too many community gardens. She prefers her bicycle to her vehicle and will always stand up for soccer when someone argues it’s too boring to watch.

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Shannon Gray, EIT

Project Engineer

Shannon Gray, EIT

Project Engineer

Shannon’s expertise is in water resources engineering, modeling, and design.  She has experience with roadway drainage, urban stormwater design, green stormwater infrastructure, and estuary and stream restoration. Shannon’s experience and background inlcudes performing design calculations, hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, site grading, site drainage design, and writing hydraulic reports. Her technical experience includes alternatives analysis, final design and preparation of construction documents (PS&E). Shannon is experienced with WWHM, SWMM, HEC-RAS, MGSFlood, and ArcGIS to aid in stormwater design solutions.

Joined OCI: 2017
Education: MS, Civil Engineering, University of Colorado
Licenses/Certifications: Engineer-in-Training

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Shannon loves cooking, gardening, being outdoors, and traveling. She also enjoys wine and a good sunset, and watching her toddler explore the world!

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Isaac Fournier, EIT

Project Engineer

Isaac Fournier, EIT

Project Engineer

Isaac has experience in a wide range of fish barrier removal and habitat restoration projects in the public sector. In addition, he has a background in biological science and offers six years of experience involving biological and regulatory monitoring, intensive fieldwork efforts, species identification, and other data collection to support sustainable management of federal fisheries. Isaac is experienced with MicroStation, InRoads, AutoCAD, and ArcGIS.

Joined OCI:  2017
Education:
  BS, Civil Engineering, Boise State University; BS, Biological Science, University of Vermont

Licenses/Certifications:  Engineer in Training (EIT)

Hobbies and Interests

When not in the office, Isaac tries to take advantage of the outdoor opportunities Washington has to offer.  He enjoys hiking, mountain biking, fishing, and backpacking around the state.

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Indulekshmi, EIT

Project Engineer

Indulekshmi, EIT

Project Engineer

Since graduating from the University of Washington with her Masters in Hydrology and Hydrodynamics in Civil Engineering, Indulekshmi has worked on a variety of hydraulic modeling projects in Seattle. She has experience with programs such as ArcGIS, EPANET, Infowater, AutoCAD, and HEC-RAS. Indulekshmi works on OCI’s water resources projects and is interested in flood control and green stormwater infrastructure.

Joined OCI: 2016
Education: MS, Hydrology and Hydrodynamics in Civil Engineering, University of Washington; M.Tech. in Hydraulics and Water Resources in Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology; B.Tech. in Agricultural Engineering, Kerala Agricultural University
Licenses/Certifications:  Engineer in Training (EIT)

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Indu’s hobbies are to explore new places and try new cuisines. She also enjoys cooking, spending time with her family, and making her baby laugh and play.

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Henry Jones, EIT

Project Engineer

Henry Jones, EIT

Project Engineer

Henry’s expertise is in stormwater drainage and fluvial restoration for fish habitat. He recently graduated from the University of Washington where he spearheaded an experiment in the limnology lab to identify nutrient pathways for certain types of algae. Henry is experienced with MicroStation, InRoads, AutoCAD, and ArcGIS.

Joined OCI: 2017
Education: BS, Civil Engineering, University of Wasington
Licenses/Certifications:  Engineer in Training (EIT)

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

A connoisseur of the finer things in life, Henry enjoys pairing sunsets with red wine and snowboarding with a well-crafted local IPA.

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Terrence Hew, EIT

Project Engineer

Terrence Hew, EIT

Project Engineer

Terrence is a registered EIT with three years of professional experience in civil engineering project design and management. He has served in multiple engineering and public works roles for various cities throughout Washington, southern California, and Nevada. Terrence is well versed in the development and evaluation of design alternatives, project cost estimating, coordination with public agencies and utility owners, preparation of project plans and specifications, contract administration, construction phase engineering support and construction management.

Joined OCI: 2018
Education: BS, Civil Engineering, California State University Los Angeles
Licenses/Certifications:  Engineer in Training (EIT)

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Terrence loves venturing outdoors and enjoying all the different climates and environments the planet has to offer, whether its out in the evergreen forests of Washington, the deserts of California, or estuaries of Florida. Throw in a bit of fishing or round of golf and life couldn’t get any better!

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Abhinav Jain, EIT

Project Engineer

Abhinav Jain, EIT

Project Engineer

Abhinav is a young professional with a masters in Civil Engineering from the University of Washington. His main focus is on water, wastewater, and stormwater design, treatment, and conveyance systems. Abhinav is a registered EIT with 2 years of professional work experience. During his masters program Abhinav interned with Seattle Public Utilities as a drainage and wastewater engineer. He is experienced with programs such as Civil 3D AutoCAD, WWHM, ArcGIS, Isco flowlink, Hydrsta, and Loggernet.

Joined OCI: 2018                                                                                                                                                                            Education: MS Civil Engineering with emphasis in Environmental Engineering, University of Washington.  BS Environmental Engineering, Delhi Technological University.       

Hobbies & Interests:

Abhinav is an active and passionate cricket player. He is currently representing North West Region Cricket team and plays for different clubs in Seattle and Vancouver, CA. If  he is not playing cricket, he enjoys crossfit and hanging out at the water front.

 

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Richard Herrman

IT Manager

Richard Herrman

IT Manager

Richard has 24 years of CAD drafting, design, and project management experience on civil engineering projects. He has a thorough understanding of civil design using Civil3D and Microstation/Inroads, and geospatial mapping using AutoCAD Map. He actively applies new CAD and mapping procedures to utilize the full range of advances of CAD technology to maximize each application’s potential.

Throughout his career, Richard has been fortunate to be involved with current advances in technology, and is always open to new ideas and processes to aid in the ability to provide quality drafting, design, and mapping products to clients. His capabilities include coordination of multi-disciplinary teams on projects requiring land use entitlements and government agency approvals.

OCI Shareholder and Board Member

Joined OCI: 2013
Education: AAS, ITT Technical Institute, Washington
Licenses/Certifications: Civil 3D, PPL (2008)

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

When not working, Richard spends most of his weekends traveling with family and friends throughout eastern Washington, Idaho, and the Oregon coast, camping, fishing, and riding ATV’s in the sand dunes. When at home, Richard and his family enjoys backyard bbq’s, sports, and are die hard HAWKS fans, never missing a Seahawks game!

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Jacob Romero

CADD Technician

Jacob Romero

CADD Technician

Jacob has 3 years of drafting and GIS experience that he brings to OCI. His experience is in transportation planning, geographic technologies, cartography, and aerial surveying. Jacob provides geospatial analysis using GIS software and develops civil engineering CAD drawings for OCI projects. He has experience with design programs including; AutoCAD, Microstation, Civil 3D, ArcMap, QGIS, Global Mapper, TopoTOD, and Terra Modeler.

Joined OCI: 2018                                                                                                                                                                                 Education: BS, Urban Planning, Arizona State University

Hobbies&Interests:                                                                                                                                                                               In his free time, Jacob enjoys hiking and mountain biking on the Pacific Northwest’s many trails. He also enjoys watching his favorite sports teams play.

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Aleksandra Slatala

CADD Technician

Aleksandra Slatala

CADD Technician

Aleksandra brings over five years of AutoCAD drawing experience to OCI. She quickly and efficiently applies new knowledge that she gains to new or ongoing projects. She has expertise in writing comprehensive reports and has a strong mathematical background including statistical analysis. Aleksandra brings experience drafting projects of varying sizes and complexity all throughout Western Washington.

Joined OCI: 2018                                                                                                                                                                                        Education: BS, Chemical and Process Engineering, Poznan University of Technology                                                                       MS, Chemical and Process Engineering, Poznan University of Technology                              Hobbies and Interests:                                                                                                                                                                    When not in the office, Aleksandra likes to spend her time outdoors, either biking, hiking or skiing, and exploring the Pacific Northwest and beyond. She also enjoys working on home improvement projects.

 

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Erika Costelloe

Project Controls

Erika Costelloe

Project Controls

Erika has continually served as OCI’s Project Controls Lead since 2013, supporting Project Managers with the management of budget and schedule on projects. She has maintained an organized and efficient flow in the behind-the-scenes tasks including managing cost-loaded schedules using Microsoft Project and Ajera, contract coordination, monthly progress reporting, and any other project control needs that arise over the life of a project.

Joined OCI: 2013
Education: BA, Linfield College

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Erika is a fan of the Seahawks and, as a native Oregonian, the Trailblazers. She cheers her teams on with her husband, Jacob, and her son, Kier. She can also be found walking through her Kirkland neighborhood while listening to true crime podcasts.

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Madison Dreiger

Marketing Manager

Madison Dreiger

Marketing Manager

Madison supports the OCI team as Marketing Manager. She focuses on the development of our marketing, business development, and sales strategies, proposal coordination and writing, and graphic design. Madison also ensures an updated social media and online presence for OCI.

Joined OCI: 2014
Education: BA, Communications, University of Washington
Associations: Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS)

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Madison is an avid film and television buff and a persistent multi-tasker, often found knitting or sketching as she watches the latest movies or shows. Born and raised in the Seattle-area, Madison’s second home is the Washington coast, as she often visits Long Beach, WA for the summer kite festival.

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Alissa Grieves

People Operations Coordinator

Alissa Grieves

People Operations Coordinator

Alissa has been a familiar face at OCI serving in different administrative roles since 2013. As the People Operations Coordinator, she’s responsible for recruiting, on-boarding, benefits management, and advocating for employees.

Joined OCI: 2013
Education: BA, Communications, Western Washington University

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Outside the office, Alissa spends most of her time with her husband chasing their two rambunctious boys around local playgrounds. She enjoys continually learning new skills from real estate to painting and cooking.

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Afsoun Mehrabkhani

Accounts Payable

Afsoun Mehrabkhani

Accounts Payable

As the accountant for Osborn Consulting, Afsoun focuses on providing timely, and accurate financial reporting and accounting.  She provides the firm with accounting services from payroll processing, and business taxes to project budgets and billing. She assists to project controls, and project billing as needed.

Joined OCI: 2017
Education: BA, Accounting, University of Washington

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Afsoun loves to spend time with family and friends. She loves to travel, whether it’s somewhere close by, or a few thousand miles away. She enjoys watching movies, sometimes binge-watching on a Friday night, and eating some good food.

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Kara Nguyen

Office Coordinator

Kara Nguyen

Office Coordinator

As the office coordinator, Kara is responsible for maintaining organization and functionality within the office.  She also provides project support with proofreading, project set-up, contracting, billing, and proposal assistance.

Joined OCI: 2018

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

Kara is often cheering on her two kids in various activities.  In her downtime she enjoys movies, hiking, and trying new adventures such as kayaking or rock climbing.  Kara also loves traveling whenever possible.  A trip to Belize may be in her future.

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