Alex Palm, PE – Oregon No. 58073
Chief Executive and Financial Officer 

Alex brings a thorough understanding of political and regulatory factors which play vital roles in new projects occurring in Douglas County. Alex specializes in project management, property due diligence, public involvement strategies, planning requirements, and site design.
Alex continues building strong relationships within Douglas County by volunteering his time and services on the Umpqua Community College Foundation Board, the Umpqua Basin Water Association Board, and Rogue Credit Union Board of Directors.  Alex has also served as Past President and/or Chair for the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce, Roseburg Country Club, Douglas County Industrial Development Board and the City of Roseburg Economic Development Commission.

Alex M. Palm, PE
Civil Engineer


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Steve N. Lovemark, PE
Oregon No. 18566

Steve has been with the firm since its inception in 1991 and until semi-retiring in 2019 was the company President. 
Steve offers extensive skill and knowledge in the engineering, design, and construction field.  During his time with the firm he has built good working relationships with key personnel in most of the local governing agencies and friendships with some of our clients.

Steve Lovemark, PE
Civil Engineer

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Derek M. Miller, PE
Registered Professional Engineer
Oregon No. 53297

Mr. Miller is a Registered Professional Engineer in Oregon with over 16 years of public and private engineering experience.  Mr. Miller began working for i.e. Engineering, Inc. in October of 2015 and has been directly involved in all aspects of the design and construction management of several commercial developments, subdivisions, streets, utilities, and grading plans for civic, commercial and non-profit projects.

Derek Miller, PE

Civil Engineer

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Cole began working full-time for i.e. Engineering, Inc. in August 2021 as an Engineering Technician and is an Engineer in Training working towards becoming a licensed Engineer. Prior to full time employment, Cole interned with i.e. Engineering over the summers of 2019 and 2020, gaining experience in land surveying, construction management, and engineering design.

Cole Riley, EIT
Engineer In Training / Construction Inspector

Erik Ranger, PE – Oregon No. 72679
Chief Operations and Engineering Officer

Erik Ranger is a principal partner and civil engineer at i.e. Engineering with over 18 years of experience specializing in in small and large scale stormwater management solutions, hydrologic modeling projects, and water quality treatment plans. Erik has managed and designed numerous projects including layout and design of new public and private roadways, urban renewal projects, storm/sewer line improvements, sanitary sewer design, and site design for national hotel and retail chain companies. 
Erik keeps close ties to the Roseburg area community by coaching sports and serving on the Douglas County Water Resources Advisory Board.

Erik D. Ranger, PE

Civil Engineer


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Nick Jones, PE - Oregon No. 81111
Chief Information, Marketing, & Administrative Officer

Mr. Jones is a licensed Professional Engineer with over 12 years of public and private heavy civil construction and engineering experience. Mr. Jones has been with i.e. Engineering, Inc. since August 2018 and in 2021 joined in partnership of the firm. Mr. Jones currently serves as the lead Construction Manager on a variety of commercial and municipal projects.
He has over a decade of experience working with design and schedule software such as: Autodesk’s AutoCAD and Civil 3D, Primavera, HydroCad, InEight Suite, Agtek, Trimble Business Center, and Bentley Microstation.

Nicholas Jones, PE

Civil Engineer

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Kristi graduated from UCC in 2010 with an Associates in Surveying Technology with a Drafting Certificate, and OIT in Klamath Falls in 2013 with a Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering.  In May of 2013 she became certified as an Engineer in Training (EIT) and most recently has obtained a certification as a Certified Erosion and Sediment Control LEAD. She joined i.e. in June of 2020. When she is not in the office, she enjoys traveling, and avidly exploring the outdoors through a range of venues from hiking to cycling to climbing. Kristi L. Woods, EIT

Engineer In Training / Project Manager

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