ISG Employee Spotlight

Meet ISG Graduate Engineer Whitney Stramer

Whitney Stramer likes to create, and her creations know no bounds. In her role as a Graduate Engineer at ISG, she creates both designs and positive relationships with co-employee owners and clients. Whitney builds these relationships outside the office with her volunteering, whether working for non-profits or mentoring high school students. As if that wasn’t enough, the self-admitted “avid plant lady” is also a huge fan of DIYs and crafting. Read on to learn more about Whitney!

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Meet Civil Engineer Evan Del Val

A veteran of the United States Navy, Civil Engineer Evan Del Val now charts his own course as an ISG Employee Owner, and boards a smaller ship­ (his kayak) to navigate the rivers of Greater Des Moines when the temperature allows. In sub-zero temperatures, you can find him spending time with his family, or braving the outdoors on cross-country skis or a snowboard.

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National Engineers Week – ISG Engineer Roundup

In honor of #NationalEngineersWeek, we are sparking ingenuity with a compilation of Engineering blogs. From Employee Spotlights to articles by our own Engineers, this list is sure to elicit thinking outside of the box (much like these engineers do everyday)!

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Meet Project Manager + Construction Administrator Kirk Moe

While on the job site, ISG Project Manager and Construction Administrator Kirk Moe uses his extensive field experience and entrepreneurial background to help each client’s vision become a reality— but when not leading a team at ISG, you can find Kirk guiding anglers on fishing trips year-round for his guide service ProMoe Outdoors, or throwing a line in the water pro bono with his two kids, friends, the Boys & Girls Club, or veterans. Read on to learn more about Kirk’s work at ISG and his involvement with the Annual Hooked on Hardwater event happening next Saturday, February 23!

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Watershed Moments: Looking at the Big Picture

Water quality improvements often start with the watershed. For entities like the Heron Lake Watershed District, it takes strong partnerships to make and fund improvements. Through these partnerships, communities can make a big impact on local water quality.

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Meet Landscape Architect Danyelle Pierquet

Although you may not find it on her LinkedIn, Danyelle Pierquet has “professional” experience in landscape architecture dating back to age 12. Read on to find out about Danyelle’s childhood networking practices, and the expertise she brings to ISG now!

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Meet Project Manager and Construction Administrator Joe Wagner

A former volunteer Fire Chief, Project Manager and Construction Administrator Joe Wagner was once an ISG client. Read on to learn about his transition to employee owner, how gardening is like project managing, and who’s going to win the Super Bowl.

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Great Partnerships Make Great Projects!

ISG Congratulates Heron Lake Watershed District (HLWD) on their recent grant award! Implementation of best management practices are targeted to improve water quality in South Heron Lake.