Meet Freese and Nichols’ Leaders in Geomorphology, Stormwater and Stream Restoration

Kelly Dillard

From erosion assessments to full stream restoration, Freese and Nichols’ team of scientists, designers and engineers is here to serve you. We provide innovative solutions and outstanding service from offices in Georgia, North Carolina, Oklahoma and Texas. Our acquisition of Lotic Solutions in North Carolina has further expanded our presence throughout the Southeast.

Our regional presence provides an understanding of stormwater dynamics in the communities where we live and serve.

Featured Staff

Bryan Dick, P.E., P.H.                Ian Jewell, J.D.                            Kimberly Patak, P.E.,
Engineer                                      Environmental Scientist                CFM, ENV SP, CPESC
Greensboro, NC                          Greensboro, NC                            Water Resources Design Engineer
                                                                                                          Austin, Texas

Jay Scanlon, P.E.,                      Scott Hubley, P.E., CFM           Stephen Norair, G.I.T.
                              Stormwater Engineer                  Environmental Scientist       
Water Resources                         Fort Worth, TX                            Fort Worth, TX
Design Engineer
Austin, TX

Connor Kee, G.I.T.                      Marc Miller, P.E.                         Juan Moya, Ph.D., PG
Environmental Scientist               Water Resources                         Environmental Scientist-Coastal
Fort Worth, TX                             Design Engineer                          Austin, TX
                                                     Fort Worth, TX

Emily Darr, E.I.T., CFM, ENV SP
Stormwater Engineer
Raleigh, NC


Featured Projects

Southeast U.S.

  • French Broad River Bank Stabilization, Cocke County, TN
  • Glade Creek Stream Restoration, Roanoke County, VA
  • Claytor Lake Raw Water Intake Relocation Sediment Transport Analysis, Town of Pulaski, VA
  • Central Park Stream Restoration and Planning Study, Town of Cramerton, NC

Southwest U.S.

  • Brazos River Erosion Study and Bridge Stopgap Measure Repairs, Fort Bend Grand Parkway Toll Road Authority-Segment D, TX
  • Erosion Study, Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 7, TX
  • Disaster Recovery Program, Harris County Flood Control District, TX
  • Drainage System Repairs for Precinct 2, Harris County Flood Control District, TX
  • Channel Conveyance Restoration at Buffalo Bayou Park, Harris County, TX
  • Drainage Criteria Manual Revisions for Sustainable Channel Design, City of Austin, TX
  • Science Park Drainage Study, Bexar County, TX
  • Coastal Sediment Management Plan, Texas General Land Office
  • Mitigation Design, North Texas Municipal Water District
  • Lake Ringgold Water Rights Permitting and Environmental Studies, City of Wichita Falls, TX
  • Lower Bois d’Arc Creek Reservoir and Mitigation Design, North Texas Municipal Water District, TX
  • On-Call Geomorphology Services, City of Fort Worth, TX
  • Kee Branch Emergency Slope Repair, City of Arlington, TX
  • VCA-1 Stream Assessment, City of Arlington, TX
  • Washington Drive Erosion Improvements, City of Arlington, TX
  • Holland Lake Dam and Channel Improvements, City of Weatherford, TX


  • Hanalei River Valley Irrigation Intake Protection/ Streambank Stabilization, East Kauai Soil and Water Conservation District, HI


  • Stream Restoration, Schoharie County, NY