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Economic Expert Offers Insight into Global Economy

Posted on Wednesday, May 4th, 2022 by Affinis Corp
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Last week, economic expert and owner of Armada Corporate Intelligence, Dr. Chris Kuehl, shared his insights on the current global economy. In his presentation, he discussed shortages, growth, and the impacts of Russian’s invasion of Ukraine. Here, you’ll find our greatest takeaways from his presentation. Economic Growth In 2020, the U.S. Government offered stimulus payments […]

Co-Worker News: 3 New Hires

Posted on Tuesday, April 12th, 2022 by Affinis Corp
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We’ve added a lot of new faces to the Affinis team. Today, we’re excited to introduce you to three, new co-workers. Meet Nevene Fanous, a project manager; Dawn Bocock, an accounting assistant; and Emily Bishop, our office coordinator. You can learn more about each person by following these links: Nevene, Dawn, and Emily. There, you’ll discover […]

21 Reasons We Enjoy Working at Affinis

Posted on Wednesday, March 30th, 2022 by Affinis Corp
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In honor of our 21st Birthday, we asked co-workers to share why they enjoy working at Affinis. After reading through the stack, a few themes emerged. Co-workers appreciated the people, the atmosphere, and their connection to moving communities forward. Below, you’ll find their individual responses. Levi Cole, EI, Project Engineer: I enjoy working at Affinis, […]

Affinis to Open New Office in Higginsville, MO

Posted on Wednesday, March 9th, 2022 by Affinis Corp
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Today, we are excited to share that we are opening a new office in Higginsville, MO. Located at 812 W. 35th Street, the space will allow our team to more easily provide our survey offerings to this underserved area. The new branch will be led by Mark Nolte, a Higginsville native and Affinis co-worker. As […]

Mark Nolte Elected Chair of APEPLSPLA’s Land Surveying Division

Posted on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2022 by Canyon Mallory
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Mark Nolte, a land surveyor at Affinis, was recently elected as the Chairman of the Land Survey Division of the Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Professional Land Surveyors, and Professional Landscape Architects (APEPLSPLA). A natural fit, he formerly served as a member of the Land Surveying Division after being appointed to that role by Governor […]

Kristen Leathers-Gratton Named Engineer of the Year

Posted on Monday, February 28th, 2022 by Affinis Corp
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We are excited to announce that Affinis President Kristen Leathers-Gratton, PE, has been named Engineer of the Year by the Eastern Chapter of the Kansas Society of Professional Engineers (KSPE). This annual recognition is given to those who have recently accomplished something significant within their field. She received the award late last week at the […]

President’s Corner: Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going

Posted on Wednesday, February 9th, 2022 by Kristen Leathers-Gratton
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This year, Affinis turns 21, and in commemoration, we’re launching a year-long campaign that celebrates our clients, co-workers, and colleagues. But, before we begin celebrating our 21st Birthday with you, we wanted to take a look back at 2021. We’re proud of what we accomplished and know we couldn’t have done it without the continued […]

Troy Lavelle Named 2021 Schmitty Award Winner

Posted on Wednesday, January 12th, 2022 by Affinis Corp
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Since 2003, we’ve recognized outstanding co-workers who best model our firm’s core values with the Schmitty Award. Today, we’re excited to share Troy Lavelle, a design technician and long-standing member of our team, was selected late last year. To choose a winner, the three previous recipients collaborate to develop a list of nominees. Those names […]

Caleb Prentice Returns from Deployment

Posted on Wednesday, November 10th, 2021 by Canyon Mallory
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Today, we are excited to welcome back engineering technician Caleb Prentice from his recent tour. A Master Sergeant in the Air Force Reserves, he was away from the office for 10 months. A portion of that time was spent in training, while the rest was overseas. In this short interview, Caleb shares a little about […]

Co-Worker News: 3 New Hires

Posted on Wednesday, October 27th, 2021 by Affinis Corp
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Today, we’re excited to introduce you to three of our new co-workers. Shane Standley has joined our team as a transportation project manager. Mark Nolte is a new member of our survey group, and former intern, Jason Eskina is now a full-time engineer-in-training. You can learn more about each person by following these links: Shane, […]