Kris Bass, PE
Kris is the principal and owner of KBE. He is a graduate of NC State University and has over 15 years of experience in all types of environmental projects. In his free time, he coaches ultimate and loves to travel with his wife Sarah. These days, we have traded travel for hanging with our little stormwater engineer, Parker!
Kyle Greene, EI
Kyle is an engineering intern and is finishing his third year with KBE and just passed the PE exam. Kyle has designed 4 rain gardens, 3 wetlands, 15 stream restorations, and a marsh restoration project during that time! In his free time, he likes to fish and travel. He is always looking for adventures that take him to new places and give him a chance to do new things.
Katie just finished her first year at KBE. Katie brings a passion for the outdoors, and curiosity about the plant and the natural world to our team. She is a GIS expert and is a big part of our stream restoration and dam removal planning. Katie is an outdoor enthusiast and likes to hike, travel, and explore new places.
Simon is an engineering intern, LEED Green Associate, and recent graduate of the NC State Biological and Agricultural Engineering Department. Simon’s graduate thesis was titled Mountains to the Piedmont: Urban Thermal Pollution Mitigation and Regenerative Stormwater Conveyance Design Review and Optimization. In his free time, he enjoys observing nature, working on side projects, and spending time with his partner, Adeline, and dog, Sipsey.
Connor is a recent graduate from the NC State Biological and Agricultural Engineering Department. He began working with us as an intern in 2018, where he gained exposure to stream restoration, rain garden design, and stormwater management. He has transitioned to a full-time position following graduation, and in his free time enjoys hiking, traveling, and playing guitar.