MoorePEOPLE: New Faces at Walter P Moore

MoorePEOPLE: New Faces at Walter P Moore

February 3, 2022

Walter P Moore welcomes five new faces from five different offices. Find out who might have become an athletic trainer, coached their son’s YMCA basketball team, has completed an Ironman triathlon, worked with a nonprofit in India, makes sawdust at a local woodworking shop, and Moore… 

Jamie Brueggeman, PE /  Managing Director /  Structures, Raleigh
In Six: I’m a man of few words.
Roots / Alma Mater(s): Centralia, IL / Missouri S&T and Penn State University
2nd career choice, if not an engineer: Athletic trainer or coach.
Best advice: “No matter what you are doing, try to do it with excellence.”
Forte: Moore about Jamie…

Kellie Farster, PE  /  Project Manager  /  Structures, Washington DC
In Six: Strives to create a better place.
Roots / Alma Mater(s): Shepherd, MI / Hope College and Penn State University
2nd career choice, if not an engineer: A computer programmer.
Fun Fact: “I lived in India for eight months and Uganda for six months working for a non-profit that designs schools, orphanages, and health clinics."
Forte: Moore about Kellie…

John Ivery, PE, Env SP, CDT /  Team Director /  Infrastructure, Houston
In Six: Optimistic, intuitive, inquisitive, forthcoming, and true.
Roots / Alma Mater: Montgomery, AL / Auburn University
Proudest accomplishment to-date: Becoming a first-time coach for his son’s YMCA basketball team and winning the YMCA Regional Championship.
Fun Fact: “I have a joy for reading and am the chairman of my fraternity’s book club.”
Forte: Moore about John…

Justin Jacobs /  Business Development Manager  /  Structures, Washington DC
In Six: Plan, prepare, prevail: expect the unexpected.
Roots / Alma Mater: The Plains, VA / George Mason University
Work Satisfaction: Winning a key pursuit or getting that "first opportunity" with a strategic partner.   
Outside the Office: Usually swimming, biking, or running. In fact, Justin completed the Ironman triathlon in Louisville, KY.
Forte: Moore about Justin…

Matt Wagner, SE  /  Managing Director  /  Diagnostics, Chicago
In Six: Yes, I am 6ft-9in. tall.
Roots / Alma Mater(s):  Kettering, OH / University of Cincinnati and Georgia Institute of Technology 
Why Walter P Moore: "I chose Walter P Moore because of the firm’s transparent leadership, amazing projects, and opportunity to grow professionally.”
Hobbies: Making sawdust at his local community woodworking shop and cheering for the University of Cincinnati Bearcats.
Forte: Moore about Matt…