Corporate Safety Manager / Business Development Leader
Mr. Ryan began his career with Triad in May of 1983 and has over 36 years with the company. Dane started out as a part time draftsman and part time engineering technician with our field services group. In October of 1984, Dane was promoted to Field Services Manager, managing field technicians performing materials testing and inspection on construction projects. Dane maintained this position and worked part time for the geotechnical and civil engineering departments as a staff designer until 1989 when Dane was transferred to the Geotechnical Engineering Department full time. In this role, he assisted Professional Geotechnical Engineers in developing and performing subsurface investigations. He maintained this position until 1992 when he was transferred back to managing the Field Services Department. In 1998, Dane was transferred to the Civil Engineering Department as a Project to Senior Level Designer. In this position Dane was responsible for performing and managing site development designs working under the supervision of Registered Professional Engineers and Landscape Architects. Dane maintained this position until 2006 and due to the departure of the department manager, was asked to fill the management position until a personal replacement was located. In January of 2010, two young professional engineers took over management of the Civil Engineering and Utilities Engineering department and Dane was moved to a Business development role in which he remains today.
Dane lives with his wife of 42 years in Poca, WV. He has one son and two grandchildren. His hobby is listening to and playing music. Dane plays acoustic guitar and percussion for his church’s praise band and occasionally DJ’s weddings and other events.