Pond, an industry leader in planning, architecture, engineering and construction services, is proud to recognize individuals who demonstrate extensive knowledge in their respective fields, with promotions to senior associate. These leaders embody Pond’s dedication to providing its clients with exceptional customer service and innovative solutions.
Corporate Health and Safety Director Jim Davis has successfully completed more than 30 years of professional safety leadership. He utilizes this experience at Pond to develop, implement and manage complex Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) programs, policies, and procedures for internal and external clients worldwide.
Director of Human Resources Pam Gower has more than 25 years in corporate environments focused in general human resources management excelling at talent sourcing and acquisition, engagement and retention, training and development, performance and change management, benefits negotiation and administration, policy / program design and implementation, organizational development, regulatory and reporting compliance and strategic planning. Currently, this leader at Pond is also the chair of the Gwinnett Employers Committee, and a member of Southwest Gwinnett Employment Working Group and Society for Human Resource Management.
Director of Development Allan Iosue, PLA, LEED AP BD+C oversees Pond’s Florida business development for all programs. Over the past 20 years, his experience has included design, land development, public involvement, leadership and strategic partnering. He is committed to the great City of Jacksonville and its future. Iosue is a trustee in the Jacksonville Chamber, and serves as the Chair for the Context Sensitive Street Standards Committee.
Program Director of Fuels Maintenance and Construction Mike Jeffreys, PMP has 30 years of experience in the fueling industry. His areas of expertise include program and project management of fuel system design-build, construction and installation of fuel equipment and systems, troubleshooting and commissioning for complex systems and Pond’s clients around the world.
Director of Mechanical Engineering Van Lynn, PE, QCxP, LEED AP BD+C has over 18 years of experience in commissioning, mechanical and plumbing engineering design for new facilities and renovations in many areas that include office, retail, commercial, industrial, municipal and institutional. Van has comprehensive experience in sustainable and LEED design, as well as energy conservation practices and analysis.
Director of Civil Fueling Kenn Ussery, PE, LEED AP has over 25 years of architectural and civil engineering design and construction experience in many areas that include commercial, industrial and institutional, military, and fueling-related developments.
Matthew Wilder, PLA, ASLA, LEED AP has been a practicing landscape architect for 16 years. Throughout his career he has focused on public space design, parks, trails, greenways, and college campuses. All of his work is founded in the principles of conscientious environmental design and upon ethics of equity and sustainability. As Pond’s Director of Landscape Architecture, Wilder is a member of American Society of Landscape Architects.
“These individuals have demonstrated an exceptional level of commitment to our firm; they have gone above and beyond to contribute to our continued success,” says President and CEO Tony Parker.
Congratulations to Pond’s new Senior Associates. Their hard work and dedication to innovation and integrity ensures that the Pond team is one of the most collaborative architecture, planning, engineering, and construction group in the world.