Exciting Changes @ EW

Photo (left to right): Curt Penny, Paul Van Der Kolk, Donna Van Natter, Tim Cane, and Jared VanderWeele

As part of our continued growth and evolution, we are pleased to announce that Tim Cane, Curt Penny, Paul Van Der Kolk, Jared VanderWeele, and Donna Van Natter have committed to the future of EW by becoming our newest principals. They each excel in their area of specialization and are eager to continue shaping the future of Eckert Wordell.

2018 Leadership Team

  • Senior Principals
    • Jeff Eckert, President
    • Chad Sikkenga, Vice President
    • David Jarl, VP of Architecture
    • Doug Wales, VP of Engineering
  • Principals
    • Tim Cane
    • Curt Penny
    • Paul Van Der Kolk
    • Donna Van Natter
    • Jared VanderWeele
  • Associates
    • Susan Beachler
    • Rob Flegal

EW History

Founded in 1984, by Jeff Eckert and Rick Wordell, we are located in Kalamazoo, Michigan and provide a full and integrated range of facility programming, planning, and design services, including architectural, mechanical and electrical engineering, interior design, master planning, compliance, and consulting services. In 2017, E2W Engineering, led by Chad Sikkenga and Doug Wales, fully merged with Eckert Wordell making us the full service A/E firm we are today.