Leadership Team

Denis St.Peter, PE
President and CEO
Nine years after joining CES, Inc. in 2000, Denis became the President/CEO. He manages the day-to-day operations of the corporation, strategically guides the leadership team, and is the Principal-in-Charge of large environmental projects. Denis led the acquisition of Summit Environmental Consultants in 2013 and plays an integral role in the growth of CES. He has over 25 years of experience as a licensed Professional Engineer. Upon completion of his engineering studies at the University of Maine at Orono, Denis was a Project Engineer at the U.S. Air Force Base in Limestone, Maine for 10 years.
Jeff Teunisen, PLS
Executive Vice President, Survey Division Director
In 1997, Jeff joined CES, Inc. as a survey technician and currently serves as the Survey Division Director and Executive Vice President. Jeff takes an active role as Division Director serving as a client liaison, providing budget and technical oversight for boundary, topographic, and construction survey services. In addition, he is a team leader on small and large site development projects. As Executive Vice President, Jeff helps implement the strategic vision for the firm.
John Pond, WWTPO/RRT
Executive Vice President, Environmental Division Director
John has over 30 years of experience in the environmental services industry with an extensive background in the evaluation of wastewater, groundwater, surface water, soils and special waste data. As Director of the Environmental Division of CES, Inc., John is responsible for a staff of approximately 20 Environmental Scientists, Engineers and Technicians.
Travis Noyes, PE
Executive Vice President, Engineering Division Director
Travis has over two decades of experience in civil engineering relating to site development and infrastructure design and analysis. A graduate of the University of Maine at Orono, Travis began his career at CES, Inc. in 1994. He moved on from CES in the early 2000’s to work for both a municipality and a national engineering firm. This experience provided him with a more well-rounded understanding of the needs of municipalities throughout our state and region. In 2008 he returned to CES to be the Engineering Division Director overseeing all civil, mechanical, and structural engineering services.
Tracy Smith
Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Treasurer
For nearly 10 years, Tracy has been the Chief Financial Officer for CES, Inc. overseeing all financial matters at CES. She began her career at CES helping with the accounting books and as an environmental technician while attending the University of Maine at Orono. She started full time in 1989 and has developed the financial department for CES. As CFO, Tracy is in charge of providing overall financial vision for CES and is responsible for directing the business activities of the firm on a day-to-day basis.
Tim Brochu
PLS Senior Vice President/Project Manager
Tim Brochu has over 30 years of engineering, construction, and permitting experience acquired during his employment with CES, Inc. He has a strong background in a wide variety of land development and construction activities throughout the State of Maine and has worked with numerous municipal, industrial, and private improvement service projects. His permitting experience includes numerous Federal, State, and Local regulations on development activities throughout the State.
Josh Bragg
Senior Vice President, Machias Branch Manager
Following graduation from the University of Maine at Orono, Josh joined CES, Inc. as a survey technician. As a native of Washington County, he feels fortunate to manage the Machias branch for CES and oversee the survey work from that office. He maintains an active role in the community and is the liaison for many Washington County based projects to CES’ headquarters in Brewer.
Kay Allcroft
Vice President, Human Resources Director, Corporate Risk Manager
Kay was hired in 1985 as a civil engineering technician following her internship at CES, Inc. while she attended the University of Maine in Orono. As the Human Resources Director, Kay is responsible for recruiting and retaining top quality staff by developing, implementing, and monitoring systems for compensation, benefits, employee relations and training and development. As the Corporate Risk Manager, Kay reviews agreements and contracts, as well as secures the appropriate insurance coverages to protect the employees, our clients, and the corporation. As the Health and Safety Coordinator, Kay is responsible for keeping employees safe while they conduct their jobs, and making sure that the company is in compliance with OSHA regulations.
Peter Tuell, PE
Vice President, Head of Structural Department
Pete has over 25 years of experience in Structural and Geotechnical Engineering. A graduate of University of Maine at Orono, Pete joined CES, Inc. following the completion of his courses. Early in his career, he worked as a field engineer on landfill design work but expressed an interest in structural work where he now heads the Structural Department at CES and manages all structural related projects for CES.
Dennis Kingman, CHMM
Vice President, Senior Project Manager
Dennis has over 25 years of experience providing asbestos and lead and PCB management, occupational health and safety consultation, and environmental management services to clients throughout North America. He worked for Summit Environmental Consultants, Inc. for 10 years before it was acquired by CES, Inc. in 2013. Additionally, Dennis has served as an in-house safety manager for a large academic institution, and has developed and implemented exposure assessment programs and managed asbestos management programs for a broad range of public and private sector facilities
Dave Hopkins, PE, PF
Presque Isle Branch Manager
Dave Hopkins has over 32 years of Civil and Environmental Engineering experience. In 2007, Dave joined CES, Inc. as Branch Manager for the Presque Isle office. He divides his time between management of the branch and project specific duties. Dave provides technical supervision for both horizontal and vertical construction engineering and ensures the appropriate resources are available to meet project goals and objectives.
Jessamine “Jessie” Pottle
Marketing Director
Jessie joined CES, Inc. in 2014 after working as the Communications Director for the Maine Department of Environmental Protection in Augusta, Maine and for Senator Susan M. Collins in Bangor, Maine. At CES, she manages proposals, marketing materials, sponsorships, advertising, and business development opportunities.
Robert “Bob” Bickmore
IT Manager
Bob has been working in the field of information technology for 16 years. As the IT Manager/Systems Administrator for CES, Inc., Bob works directly under and helps support the activities of the Business Manager. Bob’s position requires a multi-faceted individual capable of technical detail oriented work, an understanding of how technology directly correlates with business activities, and decision making after careful interpretation of enterprise equipment.