Our
Values
And
Beliefs

To preserve our traditions and ensure the continuity of our company into the future, it’s important to us that we share our vision.

Take a look at the values we uphold and commit to carrying forward as a company. We offer this insight as a look into our core beliefs so you can understand what to expect from us as we become an extension of your team.

Baisch Engineering Values

Committed, Connected Relationships: Honest, constructive feedback. Challenge each other.

Baisch Engineering Values

Embrace the Challenge: Own the challenge.
As a team, we can accomplish anything.

Baisch Engineering Values

Take Ownership: Complete my tasks. I got this.

Baisch Engineering Values

Offer Solutions, Not Barriers: Let’s make this work. Team collaboration.

Principals.

Todd R. Van Gompel, P.E., ​President, Project Manager, Process Engineer

Todd is the President of Baisch, and has been with the company for 14 years. He is a registered Professional Engineer with 23 years of experience. His Project Management experience includes detailed studies, new plant installations, and major equipment rebuilds. Clients recognize Todd to be a highly skilled Project Manager who rely on his expertise to successfully lead and manage their complex and important projects. High school Sweethearts with his wife Jenni, they have two children together. They are avid travelers, having visited all 50 states, Canada, Mexico, and Ireland. They enjoy storytelling and sharing memories of these experiences. On the weekends they enjoy grilling and barbequing with friends and family.

David R. Weyers,​ Vice President, Executive Project Management Lead, Project Manager

Dave has 35 years of experience in providing process engineering services, and has been with Baisch for 24 years. Dave oversees a multi-disciplined engineering team responsible for leading project management standards and systems throughout Baisch. Dave has expertise in all facets of Project Management for our general industrial clients, including overseeing funding approval through construction and commissioning of equipment; guiding equipment suppliers on proper integration; developing commissioning plans for construction checkout and startup; developing specification packages; and providing technical and commercial analysis for client purchases. Dave married his high school sweetheart, Denise, with whom he as two lovely daughters, both recently married and living in the Fox Valley area. They enjoy spending time together up north, fishing and hunting. Dave participates in the Baisch turkey, deer archery, and deer gun annual contest, occasionally winning the spring turkey and deer archery traveling trophies.

Brian J. Dollevoet, P.E.,​ Corporate Director, Executive Technical Lead, Electrical Engineer

Brian has 31 years of experience with Baisch. In collaboration with a five-person technical team, Brian is responsible for leading Baisch’s technical efforts to consistently deliver the highest quality integration engineering services to the industry. He is responsible for the design and installation of industrial electrical power systems, supervising design efforts, project management, specifying electrical equipment, analyzing vendor proposals, and making recommendations for electrical equipment purchase. Brian and his wife Connie have five children. His hobbies include hunting, fishing, softball, and spending family time over barbeque with his grandkids.

James W. Thunes, P.E.,​ Corporate Director, Structural Department Lead, Civil/Structural Engineer

As Corporate Director and Structural Department Lead, Jim has 24 years of experience at Baisch leading structural efforts for process buildings and heavy foundations. His detailed engineering work includes tissue machines, retaining walls, braced frame steel buildings, rigid frame steel structures, floor slabs, heavy equipment foundations, and building renovations. Jim’s civil engineering experience includes site plans, storm and sanitary sewer projects, bridge design, and road construction and restoration. Jim met his wife Kathy at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where both pursued degrees in civil engineering. They have 3 sons, two of whom followed engineering career paths, and one became a Tech-Ed teacher. James spends his free time as a Mentor for the FIRST Robotics Team 93 at Appleton East High School, and serves as Chair of the Tesla Engineering Charter School Governance Board.

Lee J. St. Aubin, AIA, ​Principal, Architect, Project Manager

Lee serves as Project Architect on a wide range of commercial and industrial projects, and has 30 years of experience at Baisch. He combines technology and innovation to achieve cost effective and efficient results. His professional services include project development from inception to completion, facility master planning, scope development, construction cost estimating, project scheduling, 3D visualization, material selection, preparation of construction documents and specifications, and construction administration. Lee and wife Lynn have been married 33 years, and have 3 children together. Away from the office, he enjoys a balance of family life and hobbies like archery, flying, music, home renovation and woodworking.

Phillip R. Gocker,​ Principal, Process Department Lead, Process Engineer

Phil has 12 years of experience at Baisch. As a process engineer, Phil directs the HVAC, mechanical and process portions of projects. His responsibilities include the HVAC and process ventilation system design for paper/tissue machine rooms, warehouses, pulpers, MCC/electrical rooms, and office spaces. Phil has been married to his wife Leah for 4 years. They attended the same high school and reconnected “up north” after college, where both of their families happen to have cottages on the same lake. They have been blessed with a daughter, who understandably takes up most of their time. They enjoy spending their free time with friends and family, and take many trips up to the cottage. Phil enjoys hunting, fishing, and volunteering with the local youth baseball organization.

Jeannine M. Powell, P.E.,​ Principal, Civil + Structural Engineer

Jeannine has 19 years of experience in the industry and has been with Baisch for 10 years. Her responsibilities include providing structural engineering support to lead structural engineers, analysis and designing of building structures and machine equipment support elements, supervising and assisting CAD technicians and designers in the preparation of construction documents, and working with Leadership to identify potential improvements to problem areas. Jeannine met her husband Brian on a set-up from her brother. They have two daughters, and recently adopted a Blue Tick Coonhound/Walker Coonhound mix puppy named Archer. She has a culinary arts degree she uses often at home, and is very proud of the diverse palates their daughters have for their ages. Jeannine is Troop Co-Leader and cookie mom for the local Brownies troop, and is the leader for her younger daughter’s Daisy troop. She enjoys knitting, garden development, woodworking, and furniture building.

Eric P. Eisenhauer, P.E., ​Principal, Electrical Department Lead, Electrical Engineer

Eric has 20 years of experience in manufacturing and has been with Baisch for 5 years. He has experience in a variety of operations leadership and process improvement roles, as well as manufacturing and control systems upgrades. His expertise also includes writing scope of work documents for equipment and cable installations, providing construction, equipment checkout, and startup assistance. Eric’s wife, Susan, and two children fill his free time with coaching various youth sports, swimming, boating, and other outdoor activities. They are active travelers, and have earned the nicknames “Chip and Joanna” for all of the house projects they undertake.

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