Alissha graduated with a BS degree in Civil Engineering in 2000 and a MS degree in Civil Engineering in 2004 from the Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, Missouri. She has over 18 years of experience as a project manager/engineer in a variety of both municipal and private projects including process and civil design and has worked for the past four years with Archer-Elgin. Prior to this, she worked for HDR Engineering (formerly E.T. Archer) in the St. Louis region for 10 years. Alissha is registered as a Professional Engineer in the States of Missouri and Arkansas.
Alissha has significant experience in the areas of design, construction administration, inspection and startup for a variety of projects. She specializes in working with public infrastructure systems including: wastewater treatment plants including tertiary treatment and advanced nutrient removal; wastewater collection and pumping conveyance systems; drinking water storage and distribution systems; storm water development, conveyance, detention; and water quality treatment. Alissha has experience working with a wide-range of clients from large metropolitan cities to small cities with populations under 500 to public infrastructure water and sewer districts.
Alissha spent her childhood in central Missouri and northeastern Oklahoma. In 2011, she and her family made the decision to return to the Rolla area to be closer to extended family. Alissha and her husband Ryan stay busy with their three young sons, Brady, Luke and Caleb, and are involved in their local church. As a family they enjoy traveling to visit national parks, where they like to hike and experience our nation’s natural resources.