Core Structure Group Team

Jason Hale | President, PE, SE, LEED-AP

With over 10 years of experience in structural engineering, Jason has provided design services for projects ranging from municipal infrastructure to mid-rise office buildings and historic renovations. He is also an accredited professional for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED).

Jacob Vinton | Structural Engineer, PE, SE

Jacob graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Northern Arizona University in 2002. He has 8 years of experience in structural engineering that includes design and inspection services for projects including low rise commercial buildings, multi-story custom homes, government, and institutional facilities. He has designed structures with modern building materials including wood, steel, concrete, and masonry. His specialty is hollow structural steel design and bolted connections. He has also designed with classic and green building materials including soil cement, stone, ICF, and SIPS. 

Adam Bronnenkant | Project Manager, PE, LEED-AP

Adam graduated from UofA with a BS in Engineering Physics.  He has a wide array of experience in all phases of building construction from cost analysis to special inspections during construction.  He also provides extensive experience integrating mutiple building materials to meet intricate and innovative architectural requirements.

Michael Baker | Code Specialist, Certified ICC Professional

With 18 years of experience in municipal plan review and building inspector experience, Michael provides invaluable knowledge on building codes and building code interpretation.   He has managed building code adoptions for municipalities, developed inspection policies and provided guidlines to code compliance as Chief Building Official of Prescott and Director of Development Services at La Paz County.

Wayne Hellwig | Code Specialist, Certified ICC Professional

Wayne provides 18 years of combined experience with building design services and municipal plan review.  He specialized in project management in the private sector and commercial and residential plan review in the public sector.  Wayne's background of construction management and logistics combined with plan review and code knowledge allows us to provide realistic code and logistical solutions to keep projects on schedule and meeting budget.

Richard Ramirez | BIM Manager, Certified ICC Professional

Richard has over 12 years of diverse experience working and serving the building construction industry. He has worked the last four years utilizing the latest BIM software to create, produce and coordinate deliverables. Prior to this, he served the public for over five years with Yavapai County as an ICC-Certified commercial plans examiner and building inspector.