Our Firm

Ramos Consulting was established in February 2012 to provide clients Transportation, Program Management, and Tolls expertise. Our President, Jerry Ramos, PE, has over 30 years of experience managing complex projects in Texas for the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), Fort Bend County Grand Parkway Toll Road Authority (FBCGPTRA), Harris County Toll Road Authority (HCTRA), and local government entities.

Ramos Consulting has a wide range of experience providing services for reconstruction and new construction of highways, toll roads and local arterials in project management, consultant oversight, agency coordination, preliminary engineering, and final design.

Meet Our Ramos Consulting Team

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President and Austin and San Antonio Office Lead, Jerry Ramos, PE

Jerry Ramos has over 30 years of experience managing and procuring complex projects in Texas for TxDOT, FBGPTRA, FBCTRA, HCTRA, and local government entities. Over the past 18 years, Jerry has managed over $18 Billion in GEC, Procurement, PMCM, and Public-Private Partnership (P3) Projects.

Jerry has a wide range of experience providing projects management, consultant oversight, construction oversight, agency coordination, preliminary engineering, and final design services for reconstruction and new construction of highways, toll roads, and local arterials in Texas, Illinois, and Qatar.

Jerry started Ramos Consulting, LLC in February 2012 so that he could build a practice that would focus on providing its clients the best services as a Trusted Advisor.

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Chevy Chase Office Lead, Matthew Stephens, PE

Matthew Stephens has over 11 years of transportation experience with a focus on GEC/PMC services for major roadway projects during all phases of project delivery for Design-Bid-Build (DBB) and Design-Build (DB) projects.

His technical expertise includes DB contract development, schematic design, feasibility studies, PS&E, scheduling, ROW coordination & oversight, SUE development, and utility construction oversight.

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Houston Office Lead, Brandon Circle, PE

Brandon Circle has seven years of civil engineering experience. While mainly focused on transportation, Brandon has broad experience with projects ranging from site development, roadway PS&E, and hike & bike trails to GEC services, consisting of traditional design-bid-builds, Design-Builds (DB), and Comprehensive Development Agreements (CDA) for wide-range of clients that include TxDOT, City of Houston, Harris County, HCTRA, FBCTRA, Houston Parks Board, and private developers.

Currently Mr. Circle serves as RCLLC’s Houston Office Leader.

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Metroplex Office Lead, Kirsten Marshall, PE

Kirsten Marshall has 10 years of civil engineering experience, primarily focused in the procurement of Design-Build (DB) projects and transportation design. Her experience includes schematic development, preparation of PS&E packages, traffic control plan (TCP) phasing, utility design, drainage design, and cost estimating.

Kirsten also has worked on the SH 249 and I-35 NEX DB procurements. Furthermore, she has extensive experience in technical writing and has developed numerous manuals, guides, procedures, and trainings. Her interpersonal skills have led to successful collaboration with entities such as TxDOT, FEMA, TCEQ, and FBCTRA.

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Atlanta Office Lead, Zak Vermillion, PE

Zachary (Zak) Vermillion has over 13 years of experience in the transportation engineering field.  He has a wide array of experience, which includes: planning, design, construction engineering, and program management services.  Recently, Zak has led Ramos Consulting’s design efforts, overseeing all aspects of design and management of schematic and PS&E design.

Zak’s experience also includes over 8 years of providing GEC/Program Management services for major/mega projects throughout TxDOT.

Zak currently resides in Atlanta, GA where he is developing our Atlanta office.

TxDOT Pre-Certified

1.3.1 – Subarea/Corridor Planning

1.4.1 – Land Planning/Engineering

1.5.1 – Feasibility Studies

1.8.1 – Public Involvement

2.1.1 – Traffic Noise Analysis

2.2.1 – Air Quality Analysis

2.3.1 – Wetland Delineation

2.4.1 – Nationwide Permit

2.4.2 – Clean Water Act Sec. 404 Permits

2.5.1 – Geological Assessment for Edwards Aquifer Recharge Zone

2.7.1 – Sec. 4(f)\6(f) Evaluations

2.12.1 – Socio-Economic and Environmental Justice Analyses

2.14.1 – Environmental Document Preparation

3.2.1 – Route Studies & Schematic Design

4.2.1 – Roadway Design

4.4.1 – Freeway Interchanges

4.5.1 – Constructability Review

5.5.1 – Bridge & Non-Bridge Class Culvert and Inlet Design

8.1.1 – Signing, Pavement Marking, and Channelization

9.1.1 – Bicycle and Pedestrian Facility Development

10.1.1 – Hydrologic Studies

10.2.1 – Roadway Hydraulic Design

10.3.1 – Bridge Hydraulic Design

11.1.1 – Roadway Construction Management and Inspection

11.3.1 – Construction Superintendent

11.4.1 – Environmental Inspections

11.7.1 – Construction Schedule Support-Sched of Roadway Design

17.5.1 – Civil Engineering

18.3.1 – Utility Adjustment Coordination

18.5.1 – Utility Construction Management and Verification

18.6.1 – Utility Management & Coordination Oversight

Contact Our Team

Ramos Consulting has a wide range of experience providing services for reconstruction and new construction of highways, toll roads, and local arterials in project management, consultant oversight, agency coordination, preliminary engineering, and final design.