Company Profile - Chastain & Associates

Key Personnel

Mark E. Chastain, President & CEO
  • AS Civil Engineering Technology - Southern College of Technology (now SPSU)
  • Stormwater Drainage System Design Certificate - Auburn University
  • Professional Land Surveyor - Licensed in Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and Alabama
  • Georgia Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors (2003-present)
  • Georgia Licensed Residential/Light Commercial Contractor License
  • Georgia Soil & Water Conservation Commission Certified Design Professional
  • Gilmer County Surveyor (elected office) 2001-2004
  • Gilmer County Board of Commissioners (Chairman 2009-2010, Post 2 2005-2008)
  • Georgia Secretary of State Advisory Panel on Disputed County Lines (2007-present)
Jeff Vick, Manager - Senior Project Manager
  • Gilmer County Surveyor (elected office) 2017 - 2020
  • BS Surveying and Mapping 2011 Southern Polytechnic State University
  • Registered Professional Land Surveyor - Georgia, South Carolina, and Tennessee
Darryl Whitworth, Staff Surveyor - Ellijay and North Georgia Mountain region
  • Land Surveying studies - Middle Georgia College
  • Professional Land Surveyor - Georgia
  • Registered Land Surveyor with Appalachia Land Surveying, LLC and Chastain Land Surveying, LLC (2009-2016)
Donna Chastain, CFO - Marketing and Flood Plain Management
  • Economics studies, Reinhardt College
  • Certificates: Flood Zone Determinations, Floodplain Management and NFIP, FEMA Flood Maps and Flood Studies; FEMA Elevation Certificates
Chris Chastain, Design Project Manager
  • AAS Instrumentation Technology, TCCC - Murphy, NC
  • Surveying Studies, Middle Georgia College
  • Georgia Soil & Water Conservation Commission Certified - Level 2
Timothy Kyle, Survey Project Manager
  • AS Surveying - Middle Georgia College
  • Civil Engineering Technology studies - Southern Polytechnic State University
  • Professional Land Surveyor - Georgia
Christopher Lee Welch, Crew Chief - North Georgia
  • BS History - North Georgia College & State University
  • Surveying and Civil Engineering Studies - Chattanooga Tech
  • Nuclear Site Clearance and Inspector (NRC)
Robert "Doug" Hyatt, Retired - Ellijay Office
  • Surveying and Engineering studies - Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Professional Land Surveyor - Georgia
  • Notable projects: Atlanta sewer tunnel network, USFS boundaries, GPS positioning pioneer
Joseph R. Evans, Retired - Dalton Office
  • AS Civil Engineering Technology, AS Construction - Southern Technical Institute
  • Professional Land Surveyor - Georgia and Tennessee
  • Founded Joseph R. Evans & Associates 1981
  • U.S. Army National Guard and GA Dept. of Defense - Colonel (ret.)
Richard N. May (1946-2017) - Cumming Office
  • AS Civil Engineering Technology, Southern Technical Institute (now SPSU)
  • Professional Land Surveyor - Georgia
  • Founded Richard May & Associates, P.C. 1984