Excellence in Engineering, Infrastructure and the Built Environment

Our People

A summary of our internal personnel is provided below.

Jason Ryan
Director & Principal Engineer (Civil / Structural)
Jason has a range of experience as a civil engineer, structural engineer, project manager and project director for both the public and private sectors. He has broad experience in the planning, design, construction, asset management, project management and operation management of civil and structural infrastructure. Jason has a proven track record in the planning, design and delivery of major civil and building works and in the supervision and direction of consultants and contractors.
Tom Barber
Principal Consultant (Aviation)
Tom has a significant experience in airport planning, design and operations. With almost fifty years in the aviation industry, he has held several senior management positions in the planning and operational departments at one of Australia's largest airports. Tom has a thorough understanding of airport, airline and border security agencies operational requirements as well as the needs of passengers and the general public.
Pooria Alavi
Senior Engineer (Civil / Structural)
Pooria is a civil and structural engineer with extensive experience in infrastructure, maritime and building projects. He has a strong knowledge of engineering with high competence in the development of detailed engineering designs.
Ross Taylor
Senior Engineer (Electrical)
Ross has significant experience with Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS), electrical and lighting design.
Kevin Sartipi
Engineer (Civil / Structural)
Kevinis a chartered engineer with 6 years’ experience in the oil and gas sector specialising in marine and offshore engineering design and operations’ support. His broad and in depth skills in these fields enable him to overcome technical challenges. He has been recognised for his achievements, winning an Engineers Australia 'Most Innovative Young Engineers' award for pioneering an analysis methodology and engineering tools for a new way of completing pipelay, eliminating a major threat to the delivery of an offshore project.
Hudson Anstee
Graduate Engineer (Civil)
Hudson is a graduate engineer with experience in the development of traffic management plans, analysis of complex traffic systems and the design of airport infrastructure.
Damian Brugman
Senior Technical Officer
Damian has significant experience in the design and drafting of civil infrastructure, including airports, highways/roads and subdivisions. He is an expert in the application of ICAO and Australian airport standards such as MOS Part 139.
Stephen Jones
Senior Drafter (Structural)
Stephen is an experienced professional with expertise in civil and structural design. He has a diverse skillset, having retained his hands-on technical ability designing schemes for a mix of projects, mainly in the residential, industrial and commercial sectors.
Matthew McDonald
Senior Drafter (Civil)
Matthew is experienced in drafting road alignments, rail alignments, drainage, sub-divisions, highways, pavements, signs and line marking, public utilities, electrical, construction sequencing, traffic management, environmental management, earthworks, geotechnical and existing features. He is experienced in the detailed design of civil aspects including signage and line marking, pavements, highways, road geometry, safety barriers, subsoil drainage, public utilities, electrical, earthworks and construction sequencing.
Stephanie Ryan
Manager Corporate Services
In her role as Manager Corporate Services, Stephanie is responsible for the JJ Ryan Consulting’s management systems, including Quality (ISO 9001 compliant), Environmental (ISO 14001 compliant) and Workplace Health & Safety (OHS 18001 compliant) management systems. Stephanie is also responsible for Human Resources, Information & Communication Technology, Communications and Media.
Kathleen Sheehy
Company Secretary / Manager Commercial & Legal
Kathleen was appointed as Company Secretary on 7 April 2015. She has a range of experience as a lawyer for both the public and private sectors. In her role as Company Secretary, Kathleen has developed policies and procedures to manage corporate risk, as well as risks associated specific to the types of project work undertaken by JJ Ryan Consulting. Kathleen reviews contracts and commercial agreements for the company while ensuring that we comply with our legal obligations.