Our Team
Jihad Hallany, P.E.
Principal in Charge

Mr. Hallany founded Vision Engineering, LLC, in 2003 and currently serves as Principal in Charge. Since it's initial start, he has expanded Vision to include engineers with backgrounds in environmental engineering, construction services, inspections, and surveying disciplines serving both public and private clients. Mr. Hallany has over 20 years of experience, specializing in water resources, environmental design, and civil/site development.

Ph.D. Candidate - University of Louisville (2014)
M.S. Biosystems & Agriculture Engineering - Stormwater, erosion and sediment control systems design (1999)
B.S. Civil Engineering, Water Resources and Structural (1997)


Professional Engineer: Kentucky (PE#22838), Indiana (PE#10403666) & Ohio (PE#69566)

(859) 559-0516, ext. 516
Matthew B. Carter, P.E.
Civil/Transportation Department Manager

Mr. Carter has over 21 years of engineering experience and has served as Director of Vision's Civil/Site Development department since joining the firm in 2005. He oversees engineering, construction services, and inspections. His specialties include site and roadway design.

B.S. Civil Engineering - University of Kentucky (1994)
Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies - University of Tennessee (1989)


Professional Engineer: Kentucky (PE#21056), West Virginia, Tennessee, and North Carolina

(859) 559-0516, ext. 517
Rich Newton, P.L.S.
Survey Manager

Mr. Newton is the Survey Manager for Vision Engineering, with over 25 years experience in Engineering/Survey Projects. As the Survey Manager, he is responsible for overseeing and scheduling the survey department, as well as correlating with the design team. Typical projects completed by Rich include construction staking, development plans, and final record plats. He utilizes conventional systems as well as GPS technology.

B.S. - Morehead State University

(859) 559-0516, ext. 525


Odus C. Baker
Site Designer/Construction Inspector

Mr. Baker is the Site Designer and a Construction Inspector at Vision Engineering, LLC. He is responsible for developing site designs, permitting, construction management and administration, and he also conducts inspections for public and private, as well as civil site projects. His work typically involves erosion control, inspection of EPSC Measures, installation of Sanitary Sewers, Storms Sewers, other utilities and Underground Detention Systems.

B.S. Landscape Architecture - University of Kentucky (2009)
Armed Services Veteran - United States Air Force , Master Sargent (Retired)

(859) 559-0516, ext. 5520
Manale A. Hallany
Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Emphasis in Structures), University of Kentucky (2005)
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering, Lebanese American University, Lebanon (2003)

Years of Experience: 12 years
Paul Puckett
Dr. Paul Oduroh
Sam Abdollahain
Mark McIntosh
Tom Lambdin
Dustin Roe
Vision Engineering, LLC
128 East Reynolds Rd, Suite 150
Lexington, KY 40517
859.559.0516
859.523.0095 fax


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