Parkhill Announces Senior Associates Promotions

Category: Company News

Written By: Nicole McBride

Date: November 23, 2021

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LUBBOCK, Texas — Parkhill’s Board of Directors announced the promotion of five new Senior Associates. Senior Associates at Parkhill are influential leaders recognized for the ongoing value they bring to the firm through their promotion of Parkhill’s mission of Building Community, advancement in the firm’s areas of excellence, and modeling of the company’s core values. Congratulations to Isaac Aguilar, PE, Michael Crepeau, PE, Chad Dietz, RLA, Kristi Laverty, PE, and RJ Lopez, AIA.

Isaac Aguilar, PE, is an Electrical Engineering Team Leader in Parkhill’s MEP/Structural Practice and serves as an Electrical Engineer in Parkhill’s Lubbock Office. His expertise includes lighting, power, communications, and fire alarm designs for various project types, including educational, healthcare, municipalities, and institutional facilities. Isaac joined Parkhill in 2007 and has 15 years of experience.

Mike Crepeau, PE, is a Senior Project Manager for Parkhill’s Environmental Practice and works as a Civil Engineer in Parkhill’s Albuquerque Office. He has over 23 years of experience in environmental design and is an expert on regulatory monitoring and compliance for state and federal air, groundwater, and surface water quality standards. Mike joined Parkhill in 2016 with the merger of Gordon Environmental.

Chad Dietz, RLA, is a member of Parkhill's Landscape Architecture Practice and works as a Landscape Architect in the Amarillo Office. Chad has developed a wide range of experience in the Higher Education, K-12, and Community Practices. He joined Parkhill in 2013 and has 13 years of experience.

Kristi Laverty, PE, is a Team Leader in Parkhill’s Water Resources Practice and works as a Civil Engineer in the Lubbock Office. Since joining Parkhill in 2008, Kristi has developed a broad range of engineering experience, including solid waste, site development, and park improvement project design. Within the Water Resources Practices, she has expertise in irrigation and potable well and pump design, sewer and water line design, and water tank storage design and rehabilitation. Kristi has 16 years of experience. 

RJ Lopez, AIA, ALEP, is a member of Parkhill’s K-12 Education Practice and works as an Architect in the Midland Office. RJ holds one of only 30 Accredited Learning Environment Planner designations in Texas. His diverse experience includes partnering with communities to develop innovative learning environments and create comprehensive designs for facilities that better serve diverse communities. RJ joined Parkhill in 2010 and has 11 years of experience.

“Senior Associates at Parkhill are important leaders that are recognized for the ongoing value they bring to the firm through their promotion of Parkhill’s mission of Building Community, their advancement in excellence, and their modeling of the firm’s core values.”

           Jay Edwards, Firm President


Parkhill was established in 1945 and has more than 400 employees in offices across Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma. Parkhill is a multidisciplinary firm that provides comprehensive architectural and engineering design services for projects in government, commercial and institutional sectors - including K-12 and higher education, aviation, public works, environmental, infrastructure, transportation, healthcare, and church facilities. Parkhill's design professionals include architects, civil engineers, interior designers, landscape architects, MEP engineers, structural engineers, as well as professionals in construction management and surveying.