OFFICE ASSISTANT CERTIFICATE, 1982 (OKANAGAN COLLEGE)
Lori joined CTA Design Group in 1983 as receptionist. Over the years, her responsibilities have evolved from secretarial support to include accounting, assistance with progress draws, contract administration and many matters pertaining to the construction process. Lori’s wealth of company experience and history make her vital to not only the smooth running of the office, but also to the exceptional client care and satisfaction that are a hallmark of CTA.
John E Kristianson
A graduate of the University of British Columbia School of Architecture, John has been a registered practicing architect in British Columbia and Alberta since 1985.
Joining CTA Design Group in 1999, he, his partner Ciaran Deery PEng and a solid group of dedicated staff have provided reliable professional consulting services to a broad range of valuable and appreciative clients.
Partner & Senior Structural Engineer
BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING WITH HONORS, 1977 (UNIVERSITY COLLEGE, DUBLIN, IRELAND)
DIPLOMA, COMPUTERS FOR ENGINEERS, 1978 (TRINITY COLLEGE, DUBLIN, IRELAND)
DIPLOMA, PROJECT MANAGEMENT, 1979 (TRINITY COLLEGE, DUBLIN, IRELAND)
Ciaran began work in Dublin with Ove Arup International Engineers as a structural engineer in 1977. In the fall of 1980, Ciaran immigrated to Canada and joined Cooper Tanner & Associates, where he registered as a Professional Engineer. The firm then took on new partners, including Ciaran, and became CTA Design Group. The last thirty years have been challenging, interesting and very successful for the company. Many satisfying professional relationships have been developed with clients, consultants, contractors, and staff.