News & Awards

Michael Lucas Returns to Barton Associates

We are pleased to announce and welcome back Michael Lucas, PE as Project Manager/Electrical Engineer to work in our State College office. Michael was previously employed with the firm from 2011-2017 and worked on several educational projects for clients such as Penn State University, Lock Haven University and Bucknell University. Michael is a graduate of … Read more

Ashley Crouse Hired as New CAD/BIM Technician

We are pleased to welcome Ashley Crouse to our team as a full-time CAD/BIM Technician in the State College office. She recently served an externship with us during her last semester of school. Ashley recently graduated with high honors from South Hills School of Business & Technology with an Associate in Specialized Technology Degree in … Read more

Barton Lighting Studio Recognized by the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES)

We are pleased to announce that Barton Lighting Studio’s Jennifer Harrington, PE, LC, LEED AP; Kiley Johns, EIT, LC; and Yancy Unger, PE were recently honored with a 2019 Certificate of Merit from the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Philadelphia Section for the lighting design of Penn State University’s New Recital Hall and Music 1 Building … Read more

Robert J. Allen Promoted to Regional Technical Director of Plumbing/Fire Protection

We are proud to announce the promotion of Robert J. Allen, PE, CPD to Regional Technical Director of Plumbing/Fire Protection Engineering! Robert has been with Barton Associates for over 21 years. In his new role, he is responsible for providing technical leadership to the plumbing/fire protection engineering staff within the York office. He will directly … Read more

We’re Speaking at the Spring 2019 KAPPA Conference!

Please join us at the Spring 2019 KAPPA Conference hosted by Millersville University. Barton Associates’ Stephen Oskin, PE, LEED AP and Michael Rader, PE, CEM will be presenting “Mold and Moisture in Schools” on March 13, 2019 at 10:40 AM at the Lancaster County Convention Center. Overview This presentation offers an overview of mold and moisture … Read more

Cole Romanoski Hired as New Mechanical Designer

We are pleased to announce and welcome Cole Romanoski as a Mechanical Designer to work in our York office. Cole graduated from of the Pennsylvania College of Technology with an Associate’s Degree in Computer Aided Design and received his Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Design Technology. He has three years of experience in Mechanical Drafting and … Read more

Barton Associates Is Now A 100% Employee-Owned Company!

We are pleased to announce that it is now a 100% employee-owned company through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) Trust. The ESOP will further enable the company to continue its strong tradition of providing high quality service and technical expertise for many years to come. An ESOP is an employee benefit plan, which provides … Read more

Promotions of Unger, Jacobs, Fry, and Stiles Announced

We are proud to announce multiple promotions within the company to support its continued growth and success. Yancy Unger, PE and Michael Jacobs, PE have been promoted to Vice President. Yancy has over 25 years of project management, engineering and lighting design experience with higher education and cultural and performing arts clients. Michael has over … Read more

Zachary Harter and Samuel Owen Hired in State College

We are pleased to announce and welcome Zachary Harter, EIT as a Mechanical Designer and Samuel Owen as an Electrical Designer to work in our State College office. Zachary is a recent graduate of Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology. For the past two years, he served as … Read more

Kyle Flanagan, Gregory Bosley, and Erica Evanitus Hired in York Office

We are pleased to announce and welcome Kyle Flanagan, PE, Gregory Bosley and Erica Evanitus to our York office. Kyle has over 15 years of experience in Mechanical Engineering and has extensive project experience in healthcare, education, commercial, retail and industrial markets. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Architectural Engineering from Drexel University … Read more

Matthew Bergey Earns Professional Engineer (PE) License

We are pleased to announce that Matthew Bergey, PE earned his Professional Engineer (PE) license from the Pennsylvania State Registration Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists. The license allows him to prepare, sign, seal and submit engineering plans and drawings for public and private clients as well as municipalities and authorities. Matthew has … Read more

Kiley Johns Earns Lighting Certification (LC)

We are pleased to announce that Kiley Johns, EIT, LC recently passed the Lighting Certification Exam from the National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions (NCQLP). The LC credential demonstrates the necessary knowledge and understanding for applying lighting principles and techniques as well as committed career development within the lighting design field. Kiley joined … Read more

We’re Speaking at the Fall 2018 KAPPA Conference!

Please join Jennifer Harrington, PE, LC, LEED AP, Barton’s Director of Lighting Design at the Fall 2018 KAPPA Conference hosted by Slippery Rock University. She will be presenting “The Light of Your Life: The Potential Effects of Light on Our Mental and Physical Health” on October 23, 2018 at 8:00 AM in the Pittsburgh Marriott North at Cranberry Woods. Overview … Read more

Russell Gray Receives Honorable Mention from ASHRAE

We are pleased to announce Russell Gray, PE, received an honorable mention from the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Technology 2018 Awards Competition for his work at the Milton & Catherine Hershey Conservatory at Hershey Gardens. Russell led Barton’s mechanical staff and met ASHARE’s stringent criteria for the Public Assembly (new) … Read more

Barton Associates Named in Top 100 2018 MEP Giants List!

Barton Associates is honored to be among the nation’s top mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection design firms with our recent ranking on the Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s 2018 MEP Giants List. We apply focus, dedication, practicality, precision and longevity to each project we deliver and live by these principles to help us achieve our mission — … Read more

Stephen Oskin Hired as Director of Mechanical Engineering

We are pleased to announce and welcome Stephen Oskin, PE, LEED AP as Director of Mechanical Engineering for the firm. Stephen has over 16 years of experience in the industry and has extensive project experience in education, commercial, healthcare, telecommunications, data center, and technology markets. He is a graduate of Penn State University with a … Read more

Michael Rader Promoted to President

We are pleased to announce that Michael Rader, PE, CEM has been promoted to President of the firm. Michael joined Barton Associates in 1997 as a mechanical engineer and for the past three years has served as the Chief Operating Officer for the firm. He will also continue to serve as the Principal-in-Charge of the … Read more