Mr. Ricketts began his engineering career in 1984 after earning his degree from Virginia Tech. He joined AES as a Senior Project Manager in 2016 and became the Office Manager for the AES Southside office in 2019. He has extensive experience in land development, project management, engineering design, land surveying, site construction, and client relations. While management business development outreach for the Southside office, he oversees the training and career development of survey, engineer, and production staff.
Mr. Rickett’s high level of commitment and care for creating and managing projects that fulfill each client’s vision is evident in the detail of each design. He is adept at managing multi-faceted projects that benefits the community and provide learning opportunities for his team.
Professional Engineer, Virginia, 1989
Professional Land Surveyor, Virginia, 1991
BS, Civil Engineering and Land Surveying from Virginia Tech, 1984
816 Greenbrier Circle, Suite F
Chesapeake, VA 23320
Favorite aspect of your job?
Leading a team by helping people identify and achieve their goals while working together to achieve and exceed our project, client, and company goals, enjoying great camaraderie, and having some fun at the same time!
Favorite activities outside of work?
Travel, motorcycle riding, running, weightlifting, golf, and photography
Another occupation you would like to try?
Trauma surgeon, fighter pilot, combat engineer, or “Go Team” leader to address hot spots around the world