The team at Benton Harbor-based Abonmarche is growing again. The engineering, architecture, and surveying firm announced nine new hires.

The company has hired 5 employees to work out of the firm’s Benton Harbor office.

Garrick Garcia - CAD Technician.  Garrick has his Bachelors of Science in Geoscience from Austin Peay State University in Tennessee.  He previously worked for Abonmarche in 2016 as a Survey Technician.

Josh Jacobs – Client Support – Field Engineer.  Josh owned and operated Netaco, an IT consultancy, for the past 13 years.

Ann Jones – Accounts Receivable Specialist. Ann earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Sienna Heights University and has more than 14 years of experience processing accounts payable and receivable. 

Uma Kota - Civil/Transportation Engineer.  Uma graduated with a Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering in December of 2017 from Missouri University of Science and Technology.  While attending college Uma was active in the Kappa Delta Sorority and the Engineers Without Borders program.  In the summer of 2017, Uma was employed by the Missouri Department of Transportation as a Construction Intern. 

Mike Meyers, Registered Landscape Architect, - Sr. Landscape Architect.  After serving in the US Army, Mike attended Michigan State University, and obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture.  Mike brings 17+ years of experience to Abonmarche, most recently as Vice President and Project Manager for a firm in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  He has experience with design, project management, and business development with a wide variety of projects including commercial, resorts, casinos, marinas, public spaces, mixed use, and master plans. 

The company has hired 2 employees to work out of the firm’s South Bend office.

Mike Huber - Planner. He attended Ball State University where he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning and Environmental Design.  Mike brings 20+ years of Community Development and Planning experience to Abonmarche.

Matthew Wegman - Staff Engineer.  Matthew graduated from Valparaiso University with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering in May of 2018.

The company has also hired Kale Burkett-Rader to work out of the firm’s Goshen office as a Survey Crew Chief.  Kale has performed survey work throughout Indiana for the past 5 years