Meet Our Staff
EVAN J. WHITE, P.E.
President / Project Engineer
Evan White serves as the president of Mid-Tenn Engineering and oversees the overall operations of the firm. Mr. White is responsible for managing the projects undertaken by the firm, coordinating with the client and consultants, and reviewing all technical calculations and design decisions. Mr. White has vast knowledge of commercial and industrial site design, utilities design, GIS mapping, and the grant funding process.
MID-TENN ENGINEERING COMPANY: 2010 to Present
Senior Project Manager: Civil designer of commercial and industrial site projects, and municipal utility improvements and rehabilitation. Keynote projects include the City of Lafayette water and sewer projects, and the Cobb-Vantress, Inc. Hatchery/Quality Control Center.
PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SERVICES, INC.: July 2008 - 2010
Engineer I: Responsible for general civil engineering design while undergoing training and obtaining hands on experience in the office but applying the knowledge gained to the field.
TENNESSEE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY
Cookeville, Tennessee - 4 Years
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
- State of Tennessee, License No. 115751
- State of Kentucky, License No. 29263
- State of Virginia, License No. 54505
Erosion Protection and Sediment Control Certification on Level I and II
CHRIS A. BALLOU, P.E.
Vice President / Senior Project Engineer
Chris provides experienced civil engineering design on site development projects, roadways, bridges, municipal water and sewer lines, and structures. Since he began working in engineering in early 1980's, Chris has gained valuable knowledge that serves our clients well today.
MID-TENN ENGINEERING COMPANY: 2010 - Present
Project Engineer: Civil designer of institutional, commercial, industrial, and residential structures and sites, roadway and drainage projects, and municipal utility improvements and rehabilitations. Keynote projects include City of Lafayette Water and Sewer Rehabilitations, and over 50 highway bridges in Macon, Smith, and Sumner Counties.
PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SERVICES, INC.: 1999 - 2010
Staff Engineer: General civil designer and field engineer. Keynote projects include Smith County Landfill, Nestle’ Waters North America Bottling Facility, and Lafayette / Red Boiling Springs Connector Water Line.
KIRBY BUILDING SYSTEMS, INC.: 1994 - 1999
Design Engineer: Structural designer of metal, pre-fabricated buildings constructed all across the eastern United States as well as the Caribbean.
GRESHAM, SMITH, & PARTNERS: 1988 - 1994
Project Engineer: Transportation and traffic designer, and construction engineer. Keynote projects include Briley Parkway Extension at Bordeaux (Nashville), Northfield Boulevard (Murfreesboro),Trinity Lane Widening (Nashville), Interstate 840 Interchange (Dickson), and Pre-Olympic Intersection Re-signalization Project (Atlanta).
TENNESSEE DEPT. OF TRANSPORTATION: 1982 - 1983, 1985
Engineer’s Aide & Draftsman: Survey crew rodman and transportation draftsman. Keynote projects include Hendersonville Bypass (Hendersonville), Interstate 440 (Nashville), and Interstate 40 Interchange (Mt. Juliet).
TENNESSEE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY: 1985 - 1988
Graduated with Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Degree with an emphasis on Structural Engineering.
VOLUNTEER STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE: 1983 - 1985
Studied mathematics and pre-engineering curriculum.
PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER: State of Tennessee
State of Kentucky
TENNESSEE DEPT. OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION:
Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control Program (EPSC), Levels I and II.
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
The Structural Engineering Institute (SEI)
Chi Epsilon National Civil Engineering Honor Society (XE)
Order of the Engineer
Jared D. Claiborne, E.I.
Civil Engineer Intern
Jared Claiborne serves as an Engineering Intern at Mid-Tenn Engineering Company and works under the staff Project Engineers.
Jared has provided construction inspection for the 2015 USDA-RD
Lafayette Sewer Rehabilitation Project; 2016 CDBG Lafayette Sewer
Rehabilitation Project; 2015 CDBG Waterline Extension (Macon Co.
TN); concrete inspection for the TVA Combined Cycle Power Plant
(Muhlenberg, KY); concrete inspection for Champion Pet Foods
(Auburn, KY); concrete inspection for Toyo Tires (Franklin, KY);
concrete inspection for Sun Products (Bowling Green, KY);
geotechnical inspection for Logan Aluminum (Logan Co. KY).
MID-TENN ENGINEERING COMPANY
May 2016 to Present
Responsible for project inspection and surveying of commercial and industrial site projects, and municipal utility improvements and rehabilitation. Keynote projects include the City of Lafayette Water and Sewer Rehabilitation Projects.
DDS ENGINEERING, PLLC
Bowling Green, Kentucky
May 2015 to May 2016
Responsible for field inspections and lab testing for geotechnical, rebar, and concrete projects. Keynote projects include TVA Combined Cycle Power Plant (Muhlenberg, KY), Champion Pet Foods (Auburn, KY), Toyo Tires Expansion (Franklin, KY), Sun Products Expansions (Bowling Green, KY), Logan Aluminum Expansion – Geotechnical (Logan Co. KY), and National Corvette Museum Sink Hole Repair (Bowling Green, Kentucky)
WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY
- Bowling Green, Kentucky - 4 Years
- Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering