As an Associate and Manager of the Kingston office at J.L. Richards & Associates Limited (JLR), Jim Steele, P.Eng. is responsible for business development, client liaison, staffing, and the day-to-day operations of the firm’s practice in Kingston and along the St. Lawrence Seaway corridor.

Jim has experience in civil infrastructure design and project management, as well as civil/structural inspection, contract administration, preparation of contract documents, and civil/structural design.

A graduate of Carleton University (B.Eng. Management Concentration, Civil Engineering), Jim is also a licensed engineer with Professional Engineers Ontario.

Leadership Team

Krista Akerman

Senior Project Manager; Manager, Sudbury Mechanical & Electrical

Bogdan Burzawa

Associate, Senior Mechanical Engineer, Buildings Market Chief

Theresa Ayre

Associate; Senior Architect; Manager, Guelph

Jane Wilson

Associate; Senior Environmental Engineer; Manager, Guelph

Raimondo Cuda

Associate; Chief Architect

Darren Radey

Associate; Senior Civil Engineer; Manager, Sudbury Civil, Environmental Infrastructure & Planning Department

Rikki-Lynn Dubien

Civil Engineer; Manager, North Bay

Tauno Ranta

Associate; Manager, Timmins

John Elliot

Associate; Special Projects Market Chief

Bill Bélanger

Associate; Senior Structural Engineer; Mining Market Chief

Neil Farr

Associate; Industrial Market Chief

Joan Haysom

Associate; Innovative Energy Market Chief

Nicolas Rivet

Executive Director; Senior Electrical Engineer

Michael Troop

Executive Director; Senior Environmental Engineer

Phil Reeve

Executive Director; Chief Civil Engineer

Saverio Parrotta

President and Chief Executive Officer

René Lambert

Vice President

Sarah Gore

Executive Director; Senior Environmental Engineer

Laura Grover

Executive Director; Senior Structural Engineer

Brian Hein

Executive Director; Environmental Infrastructure Market Chief

Jeff Laberge

Executive Director; Buildings Market Chief

Ryan Matthews

Executive Director; Municipal Market Chief

Georges Quirion

Executive Director; Director of Architecture