Our Team


STEVE ANDREWS, P.E.

Principal Engineer

BS in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M 1983

South Carolina Registered Professional Engineer

Steve has been practicing civil engineering on site and land development projects in the Lowcountry since 1987. He has honed his leadership skills managing the AEC staff of surveying and engineering professionals through the successful completion of countless civil-site projects

 

ANDREW KLOSTERMAN, P.E.

Project Manager

BS in Physics from Presbyterian College 2002

BS in Civil Engineering from Clemson University 2004

South Carolina Registered Professional Engineer

Andy leads our design-build and site development projects. He is responsible for maintaining project schedules and budgets while overseeing the design and coordinating work with our in-house survey and construction management staff along with related subconsultants.

 

RYAN LYLE, P.E.

Project Manager

BS in Civil Engineering from Clemson University 2003

South Carolina Registered Professional Engineer

Ryan’s expertise lies in the area of large scale commercial, residential, and governmental civil-site designs. He is responsible for maintaining project schedules and budgets while overseeing the design and coordinating work with our in-house survey and construction management staff along with related subconsultants.

 

CHRISTOPHER BATES, P.E.

Project Engineer

BS in Civil Engineering from University of South Carolina 2005

South Carolina Registered Professional Engineer

Georgia Registered Professional Engineer

Chris oversees the preparation of plans, calculations, and permitting documents. He is responsible for providing quality control and assurance on all projects.

 

LANCE STROBLE

Project Engineer

BS in Civil Engineering from University of South Carolina 2012

Lance prepares plans, calculations, and permitting documents. He also provides field assistance to our construction management and surveying departments.

 

JAMES HAYES, PLS

Survey Department Manager

AS in Civil Engineering from Horry Georgetown Technical College 1981

Diploma in Land Surveying from Lamson Business College 1982

South Carolina Registered Professional Land Surveyor

Georgia Registered Professional Land Surveyor

North Carolina Registered Professional Land Surveyor

James has been practicing surveying since the early 1980’s. He is responsible for leading the field crews and directing our survey draftsmen in every aspect of the surveying process from completing pre-design surveys to providing construction stakeout, as-built drawings, elevation certificates and ALTA surveys.

 

ARTHUR O’KELLEY

Construction Manager

BS in Forest Resource Management from Clemson University 1997

Arthur has over 15 years of previous experience as a project manager for a large southeast construction company. He provides the seamless transition between our engineering design and survey departments and the site contractor that is essential to the successful construction of each and every project.

NANCY PROMISLOW

Office Accountant

Associates in Arts from County College of Morris 1976

University of South Carolina Beaufort

Nancy has been working in the accounting and finance industry for over 25 years.  She is responsible for all administrative and financial aspects for AEC.  assisting project managers in keeping projects within the budget and on time.