Jesse Malone, P.E.

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? Technically in 2005, but I was an errand boy as early as 1996 running blue lines. I became an owner in 2016.

What is your alma mater? University of Colorado

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? I am a Senior Project Manager (also known as El Capitan). I work to recognize project challenges early and quickly, taking steps to ensure that a project is completed on time and on budget.

What are your interests outside of the office? Long walks on the beach, bird hunting, motorcycles, swimming, and a high cholesterol diet. Carpe diem.

What should people know about you? The dimple on my face is homemade.

 

Danny R. Martin, P.E., R.P.L.S.

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? My professional career began in Austin in 1980. I joined Malone Wheeler Inc. in 2000.

What is your alma mater? I graduated from Texas A&M University in May 1973 with a B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering. I am a registered professional land surveyor in the state of Texas.

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? I am a senior project manager on residential, commercial and public projects.

What are your interests outside of the office? I like to do things with my family. I have been a jogger since 1986. I have a passion for deep sea fishing.

What should people know about you? I like my job because I like working with all the people that it takes to get a project completed.

 

Miki G. Martin, P.E.

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? 2003

What is your alma mater? University of Cincinnati

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? Senior Project Engineer

What are your interests outside of the office? Spending time with family and friends, music, movie, sports.

What should people know about you? Originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Lifelong Steelers fan. Also love the Spurs. Moved to Texas in 1981 after graduation and love it here.


Claudia Morlotti

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? 2015

What is your alma mater? The University of Texas at Austin

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? Assist project managers with drainage, utility and stormwater management design, permitting process support and other construction phase services.

What are your interests outside of the office? Travel, music, movies.

What should people know about you? I'm always on the hunt for new restaurants between San Antonio and Austin.

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James Wilson

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? I joined in 2018 as Regional Manager of the San Antonio office.

What is your alma mater? Purdue University

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? Construction and Project Management within the Alamo City and surrounding communities.

What are your interests outside of the office? Family, travel, good food, live music, camping, sports and helping others within the local community.

What should people know about you? I have lived in Wyoming, Montana, Colorado, New Mexico, Indiana, California and happy to call San Antonio Texas home.

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Jose J. Sosa, P.E.

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? I joined the San Antonio office in August 2018.

What is your alma mater? University of Texas at San Antonio

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? Senior Project Manager responsible for civil projects in the San Antonio area.

What are your interests outside of the office? Spending time with my wife of 10+ years and my kids, Maya, Jojo, and Aiden. I also enjoy barbecuing, and love the Cowboys, the Spurs, and the Astros. Also, woodworking, and anything that involves constructing and building with tools.

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Behdad Zahrooni, P.E.

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? I joined the San Antonio office on June 24, 2019.

What is your alma mater? The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA)

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? As a project manager my task is to ensure the excellency of design, production, and permitting of projects that meet our client’s timeline and budget. It is also my responsibility to ensure that the projects are code compliant and done according to the best engineering practices which protect the public health and well-being.

What are your interests outside of the office? I spend most of my time outside of the work on family activities with my wonderful wife and 2 kids. When there is time besides the family activities, I like socializing with friends, camping, and fishing trips to the coast.

What should people know about you? My visions as an engineer is to educate and protect the public's health & well-being, our clients, and their business through high quality planning, intelligent decision making, and commitment to their success that is backed by engineering, experience, and customer service.

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Richard Wheeler, P.E.

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? I helped create and establish Malone/Wheeler Inc. with my partner, Pete Malone, in October 1995. I have invested nearly half of my working career in the firm and plan to continue for several more years. 

What is your alma mater? I am a Class of '73 fightin' Texas Aggie. I also earned an MBA from UT Permian Basin in 1979. 

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? I share overall responsibility for the conduct of all of the firm's consulting and business activities. I manage individual projects, particularly those that require involvement in politics at various levels of government to navigate the regulatory review and permitting processes. I work closely with our public and private sector clients to develop strategic plans for the implementation of their respective projects.

What are your interests outside of the office? My spouse and I breed sport horses for dressage and jumping. I enjoy hunting, boating, fishing and music. I am very active in my church. I work with an English bull terrier rescue group when time allows. 

What should people know about you? I have served as a school board trustee and board president for three terms. I have been president of a Property Owners Association and a Homeowners Association in different subdivisions. I have a distinct understanding of public issues and concerns and how those may impact project development. I am an accomplished public speaker and have made presentations to governmental bodies at all levels, as well as private interest groups. I enjoy the challenge of a complicated project that involves the development of engineering, financial, regulator and legal issue solutions in order to move forward to implementation. 

 

Dan Brown, P.E., LEED AP

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? 2015

What is your alma mater? The University of Texas at Austin

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? Project Manager and Development Strategist/Consultant

What are your interests outside of the office? Family time is an important part of my outside the office time. I could spend every weekend on a lake playing with the family, friends and wakeboarding.

What should people know about you? I am one of the lucky few that enjoys their career and purposely picked it! I am an expert at campfires and it pains me that my wife and kids don't like them because they don't like smelling like smoke...

 

Toby Edwards

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? 2006

What is your alma mater? School of Hard Knocks

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? Civil Design

What are your interests outside of the office? Live music. Vacation on a cruise ship. Woodworking.

What should people know about you? I take pride in my work. If my name is affiliated with it, I want it to be accurate.

 
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Angela Salas

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? 2016

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? I direct the accounting, marketing, and human resources functions at Malone/Wheeler.

What are your interests outside of the office? Enjoying Austin with my friends and family, and everything it has to offer. From catching a great show, discovering a cool hangout, I try to do it all!

What should people know about you? I am a native Peruvian, and I make an awesome ceviche and pisco sour!

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Jessica Milligan, E.I.T.

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? January 2019

What is your alma mater? University of Texas at Austin

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? Hydraulic analysis for storm sewer, detention, and water quality design, utility design, site development permitting, and construction phase services.

What are your interests outside of the office?  Gardening, yoga, exploring the greenbelt and bird watching. 

What should people know about you? I have a spectacular display of bluebonnets and it gets better every spring!

Eduardo Aguirre

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? June 2019

What is your alma mater? The University of Texas at Austin

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? Graduate Engineer – Support project managers with engineering design, permitting, and construction phase services.

What are your interests outside of the office? Hiking, soccer, camping and movies. Spending quality time with my wife and boys.

What should people know about you? I am a 10.5 year Veteran of the U.S. Navy. I am a Boatswain’s Mate First Class Petty Officer. I am married and have two handsome boys, Gabriel and Adrian. I once won a pumpkin pie eating contest.

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Richard "Pete" Malone, P.E.

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? 1995, I am a founding member of M/W.

What is your alma mater? Valparaiso University

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? Project Manager and technical and government processing resource.

What are your interests outside of the office? Family, hiking and travel.

What should people know about you? Involved in development projects in Austin area for 36 years. Work has been in single family projects and site development projects for multifamily, retail, office, park, roadways, and industrial uses.

 

Marty Vannatter

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? In 1995, I was the second person ever hired by Rick and Pete.

What is your alma mater? Capital city trade and technical school

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? Senior Designer

What are your interests outside of the office? Fishing, home improvement, gardening and computers.

What should people know about you? I love to help people!

Scott G. Cole

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? 2005

What is your alma mater? Temple High School, some college and CAD training

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? Senior Designer

What are your interests outside of the office? Watch football.

What should people know about you? Worked in various engineering fields since 1979.

 

Landon McClellan, E.I.T.

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? 2016

What is your alma mater? The University of Texas at Austin

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? Support project managers and P.E.'s in engineering design and project management.

What are your interests outside of the office? Hiking, UT football, reading, traveling, golf, shooting, fishing, woodworking, coffee, tea, culinary arts.

What should people know about you? I'm searching for the best BBQ in Texas.

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Crystal Martin

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? 2017

What is your alma mater? Blinn College, Prairie View A&M University

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? CAD Technician

What are your interests outside of the office? Gardening, playing poof, BBQ cook-offs, raising show rabbits and taking my Chevelle to car shows.

What should people know about you? I have a Bachelor of Science in Computer Aided Drafting and Design. I have spent most of my career in the civil drafting field but have also worked in the granite industry, detailing countertops as well as working in the electrical field for a couple of years. 

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Kasey Miller

When did you join Malone-Wheeler? 2018

What is your alma mater? I graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a B.S. in Advertising.

Describe what you do at Malone-Wheeler? I'm the Jill of All Trades in the office, I help with everything from billing to training, fleet management, and everything in between.

What are your interests outside of the office? I have more hobbies than I can count. My favorites are racing drag boats, working on engines, welding, sewing and being in a band.

What should people know about you? I am an extremely curious person and I am obsessed with learning new things. I'm excited to be at Malone/Wheeler and learn all there is to learn about Civil Engineering.