Engineering

Bob Stevens, P.E., LEED AP, President  bstevens@stevens-assoc.com

Robert Stevens is a professional engineer with over 25 years of experience leading teams in a variety of projects and disciplines.  He is the founder and president of Stevens & Associates, PC, an Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Civil and Structural engineering firm in Brattleboro Vermont.   In addition to the design of projects his experience includes planning, urban design, public bond campaigns and project finance & development.

Bob is an accredited professional in both Leadership in Environmental and Energy Design (LEED) and Congress for New Urbanism (CNU).  He’s well versed in sustainable design, traditional design and historic preservation.

He has presented at numerous conferences including Traditional Building, Vermont Development Conference and Historic preservation conferences.  His work and community support has been recognized with numerous awards including the Vermont Downtown Volunteer of the Year and the Southern Vermont Leadership Award for Economic Excellence.

 

Brud Sanderson, P.E. , Vice President  brud@stevens-assoc.com

Brud Sanderson, a principal at Stevens & Associates and civil and structural engineer, has a strong knowledge of structural design, environmental and civil engineering, and construction administration. Brud’s experience includes site planning, roadway design, sewer and water system design, and drainage and grading design. His recent projects have included everything from site design of multifamily, affordable housing developments and a high-tech industrial business campus to construction review for a mountain resort. Brud also performs structural assessments of historic buildings, and has been involved in the renovation of several buildings damaged by fire.

 

Cory Frehsee, P.E., LEED AP  cfrehsee@stevens-assoc.com

Cory Frehsee has civil engineering experience that includes site planning as well as the design of drainage systems, municipal water and sewer systems, subdivisions, and roadways. He has particular expertise in grading, drainage, and erosion control measures. As a project manager and principal at Stevens & Associates, his responsibilities include preparing contract documents for bid, construction administration, and procuring various state and local permits for many large projects.

 

Hamilton Hodgman, P.E.  hhodgman@stevens-assoc.com

Hamilton (Ham) Hodgman has worked as a civil engineer in Vermont, North Carolina, and South Carolina for over a decade. His work has included schematic design, design development, state and local permitting, and construction phases for residential and commercial construction. He is well-versed in public presentations and client relations. In addition to his civil engineering and design work, Ham has extensive experience providing construction services, including technical review, geotechnical engineering, inspections, and materials testing on projects for industrial, institutional, and commercial facilities clients.

 

Architecture

 

Alan Lindsay Berry, AIA  aberry@stevens-assoc.com

Alan Berry’s career has emphasized a comprehensive approach to architectural design with a sensitive concern for a project’s historical, cultural, and environmental context. His projects have focused on historic preservation, adaptive reuse, and sustainable design, and have included a variety of building types from residential to liturgical spaces, the redevelopment of mill buildings, and design for institutional facilities.  Alan strives to build upon the knowledge of our predecessors, merging a vernacular aesthetic with modern technology, as we face the economic and environmental challenges of our times.

 

Denny Frehsee  

Denny Frehsee has a 40-year background in the field of building design and construction. His experience working on multifamily residential projects includes affordable housing, senior housing, and historic preservation. His career has emphasized the building science aspects of construction, project cost estimating, and project feasibility analysis. As a founding partner of the architecture and building firm Williams & Frehsee, Inc., Denny oversaw the design, project management, construction management, and served as partner-in-charge for 27 housing projects, which included 600 affordable housing units in approximately 75 different buildings. These projects included the renovation of historic residential buildings, restoration of fire damaged downtown buildings, as well as the new construction of multi-family apartment buildings.

 Office_jonJon Saccoccio, AIA  jSaccoccio@stevens-assoc.com

After graduating from Temple University in 2010, Jon returned to southern Vermont where he worked for a small design firm as well as independently on commercial and residential projects around Southern Vermont. Jon established Workshop 48, a design and construction firm, before joining Stevens & Associates as a Project Architect in 2014.  He grew up working in the trades and enjoys experimenting with design and wood working techniques, allowing him to merge design concepts with practical execution techniques.

 

Timberly Hund, Assoc. AIA  thund@stevens-assoc.com 

After earning her Masters degree from the Savannah College of Art & Design, Timberly worked in Washington D.C. doing large commercial and mixed-use projects around the metro area and New York. She freelanced as a designer for four years doing residential, hospitality, and interiors work, as well as branding and graphics for print and web. Her project management experience includes such projects as Main Street Arts and the Brooks House, as well as other small commercial and residential projects. She is currently pursuing her architecture license in Massachusetts and is doing a deep energy retrofit to her mid-century home in West Brattleboro.

 

Landscape Architecture

 

Adam Hubbard, RLA, ASLA  ahubbard@stevens-assoc.com

As a landscape architect and project manager, Adam Hubbard has been involved in land development efforts ranging from site design for single buildings to master plans for campuses and communities, and have included feasibility studies, environmental permitting, and site design. Common themes in Adam’s work include sustainable design goals, smart growth principles, and a holistic approach to community development.

 

Thomas Jandernoa  tjandernoa@stevens-assoc.com

Tom Jandernoa brings a passion for regenerative and ecological design, food security, and sustainable development to his work at Stevens & Associates. Trained at the nearby Conway School of Landscape Design, he has experience designing and maintaining edible landscapes as well as planning residential and institutional landscapes of various scales. In his current role, he participates in landscape design, rendering, and plan development. Tom also uses his background in graphic design to support the staff with graphics development of all sorts, from marketing materials to public project presentations.

 

Administration

Pam Matweecha  pmatweecha@stevens-assoc.com

Pam came to Stevens & Associates with a wide range of community experience in banking and real estate. Her skills, energy and enthusiasm are a welcome addition to the team and valuable in helping manage the office. She has lived in Brattleboro for 15 years and Vermont for the past 28.

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Betsey Brackett   bbrackett@stevens-assoc.com

Betsey Brackett brings over 15 years of experience in direct marketing, project coordination, and account management.  She is excited to apply her business knowledge within the areas of building & landscape design, as well as feed her interest in historic preservation and restoration.  In addition to her work at Stevens & Associates, Betsey volunteers in the community for a nonprofit organization and enjoys travelling to new places with her family.