Red Rock Consulting was formed in Edmond, Oklahoma in 2009.  Over the last 8 years the team has grown from 1 to 7.

 

KRISTI BUMPAS, PE, LEED AP
Kristi K. Bumpas, PE, LEED AP

Kristi K. Bumpas, PE, LEED AP

 

Kristi K. Bumpas, PE, LEED AP, President and Project Engineer, is responsible for geotechnical engineering projects and soils laboratory testing.  She is a registered professional engineer in Oklahoma, Texas, KansasColorado, Missouri and Illinois.  Kristi attended college at Oklahoma State University, where she received a Bachelors of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering and a Masters of Science in Civil Engineering.

Ms. Bumpas has extensive experience in soils testing and evaluation, slope stability analysis, settlement analysis. pavement testing and evaluation and project management.  Areas of focus include slope stability, settlement of compressible soils, mitigation of expansive soils (including sulfate soils), pavement design and sustainable design through innovative geotechnical applications and foundation recommendations.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • ASCE Geo-Institute – Codes & Standards Committee Chair
  • ASCE Geo-Institute – Embankments, Dams and Slopes Committee
  • NCEES Fundamentals of Engineering Exam Committee
  • ASCE Geo-Institute Oklahoma Chapter – Immediate Past President and Founder
  • ASCE Oklahoma City Chapter – Past President, Vice President, Secretary and Younger Member Chair

PUBLICATIONS

  • Gregory, G.H., and K.K. Bumpas (2013). “Post-Peak Fully-Softened and Curved Strength Envelope in Shallow Slope Failure Analysis.” Published in Geotechnical Special Publication No. 231 – ASCE Geo-Institute.
  • VandenBerge, D.R., A.J. Esser, K.K. Bumpas (2014). “An Overview of Sustainability Applied to Earth Structures.” IFCEE 2015: International Foundations Congress and Equipment Expo Proceedings.
JEREMY BASLER, PE

Jeremy Basler, PE

 

Jeremy Basler, PE, Geotechnical Manager, is responsible for business development and the management of the geotechnical engineering operations.  He is a registered professional engineer in Oklahoma and Texas.  Jeremy attended college at Oklahoma State University, where he received a Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering and a Masters of Science in Civil Engineering.

Mr. Basler has extensive experience in soils testing and evaluation, foundation and pavement consulting.  Areas of focus include earthwork, foundation and pavement recommendations, expansive soils, pressuremeter testing, cone penetrometer testing, slope stability, settlement of compressible soils, geotechnical forensics and dam inspections.

Jeremy has been involved in geotechnical investigations for bridges, roadways, wind farms, solar farms, commercial buildings, retaining walls, utility relocations, industrial and chemical plants, pipelines, storage tanks, communication towers, lagoons and water treatment plants.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • ACEC Oklahoma
  • ASCE Geo-Institute Oklahoma Chapter
  • ASCE Oklahoma City Chapter – Past President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer
DANIEL BOLIN, EI

Daniel Bolin, EI

 

Daniel Bolin, EI, Project Specialist, handles geotechnical projects, overseeing field and lab work as well as reporting the findings.  He attended Oklahoma Christian University where he was a Division II NCAA soccer player and graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering.  Mr. Bolin will begin work on a masters degree in Civil / Geotechnical Engineering at Oklahoma University in the fall of 2018.

In his spare time Daniel enjoys volunteering as an assistant soccer coach for kids 18 and under at the Midwest City Soccer Club.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • ASCE Geo-Institute Oklahoma Chapter
CHAD PIERSON
Chad C. Pierson

Chad C. Pierson

 

Chad Pierson, Laboratory Manager, runs the Red Rock laboratory in addition to performing soils testing. Chad is an ODOT certified soils technician and all around nice guy.

MELANIE RUSSELL
Melanie D. Russell

Melanie D. Russell

 

Melanie Russell, Office Administrator, is superwoman.  She handles the accounting and office management in addition to assisting with reports, marketing and anything else that comes up, all while answering the phone and generally being team cheerleader.  Melanie is our newest addition, beginning in March of 2016.

 

POLLY SHARP

Polly L. Sharp

 

Polly Sharp, Administrative Assistant, has many years of experience in administrative support and event management.  Polly assists with geotechnical reports, keeps up with employee benefits and training and plans office events.

In addition to being a valuable Red Rock Consulting team member, Polly is also an impressionist landscape artist.  She has even created a special piece for the Red Rock Consulting office.