Adkins is locally owned and operated. Our team is made up of 20 staff members in Klamath Falls including five licensed Professional Engineers and one licensed Professional Land Surveyor.
Jon is a licensed Professional Engineer and Certified Water Rights Examiner in Oregon. He graduated from Oregon Institute of Technology with a B.S. in Civil Engineering in 1998 and shortly after joined Adkins as a Junior Engineer. In 2012 Jon became a partner in the firm serving as the General Manager and is a versatile member of the Adkins team. His responsibilities include project management and development, civil engineering, quality control, design, and mentoring young engineers in the firm. In his time off, he enjoys cycling, camping with his family, attending his kids’ sporting events, visiting extended family in central and northern Oregon, and volunteering in the community. He is an active member of his church, and is a Klamath Falls Gospel Mission board member.
Michael is a licensed Professional Engineer in Oregon and California and a lifelong resident of Klamath Falls. After graduating from Mazama High School, he proudly served as an M1-A1 tank crew member in the United States Army. Once he returned home, he obtained his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Oregon Institute of Technology, graduating in 2002 with honors. After graduation Michael worked for Precision Structural Engineering as Engineering Manager, until joining the Adkins team in 2009 and became a partner in 2012. Michael specializes in structural engineering, project management, construction engineering and quality control. He currently serves as the firm’s Treasurer and Human Resources/Office manager. He enjoys his relationships with staff and, in particular, developing young professionals. Michael recently served two terms as Treasurer for Southern Oregon branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers, and enjoys spending his off-work hours with family and friends. He loves all things outdoors including biking, camping, fly-fishing, hiking, hunting, photography and snowboarding but has a special passion for mountain biking.
Dan is a licensed Professional Civil Engineer and Certified Water Rights Examiner in Oregon. After obtaining a B.S. in BioResources and Agricultural Engineering with an emphasis in Irrigation from California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, he returned to Oregon to work for the Jackson County Soil and Water Conservation District in Medford, Oregon and later for the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Klamath Falls, Oregon. At Adkins, Dan is responsible for project development, design, and management within the water, wastewater and natural resource industries including irrigation, water rights, wetland restoration, stream restoration, municipal water and wastewater facilities. In 2015, Dan was appointed to the Klamath County Natural Resources Advisory Council by the Klamath County Commissioners. He is a managing partner and serves as the firm’s Secretary. Outside of work Dan enjoys spending time with his family and just about any outdoor activity.