Team
Team

Aaron Ausland, CCM

Chief Executive Officer

Aaron leads Ausland’s strategic vision and oversight of our senior management team. He is the only Certified Program Manager in Southern Oregon and plays and important role in the organization and programming of Ausland’s capital improvement and capital campaign endeavors.

Aaron graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from Oregon State University, majoring in construction engineering management. He minored in business studies.

He is a member of the Southern Oregon Angel Investors Network, Board President of Southern Oregon Regional Economic Development (SOREDI), University Liaison for Oregon Chapter of Construction Management Association of America, and Board Director of Josephine County Education Fund.

Fun Fact: Enjoys cooking interesting ethnic foods and likes to fish.

Kelsy Ausland, PE

President / Construction Operations Manager

Kelsy leads land development and engineering endeavors while overseeing the daily operations of Ausland Group. She is licensed to practice engineering in Oregon and California and is a LEED-Green Associate.

Kelsy graduated with Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Civil Engineering from Oregon State University. Kelsy also studied environmental engineering at the University of Nottingham in Great Britain, and Spanish in Ecuador.  She was distinguished by her alma mater with the 2010 Oregon Stater Award for “Outstanding Early Career Achievement.”

Kelsy enjoys volunteering for many local community non-profits, including Britt Festivals, where she is on the board of directors.

Fun Fact: Kelsy likes to spend weekends at her cabin exploring remote parts of the Rogue River and Illinois River Wilderness.

Greg Ausland, PE

Principal, Sr. Project Manager

Greg brings over 30 years of award winning design and project management experience to every project.  He is licensed to practice in Oregon and California and is accomplished with a diverse engineering background.  Greg is extremely successful helping clients to economically and efficiently realize their vision.

Greg graduated with Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Oregon State University and is a distinguished alumnus of Lane Community College.  He is a member of the Oregon West Network, Covered Bridge Society of Ore., and American Society of Civil Engineers.

Fun Fact:  An avid cyclist and skier, he hopes to someday visit all of the grand lodges in the national parks system.

Nicholas Bair

Project Manager

Scott Heroux

Project Manager

Scott has been in the construction industry for the past 30 years working on projects from commercial and residential ranging from TI, remodels and ground up buildings. He has meticulous attention to detail from start to finish. Proven track record on efficiently managing projects with properly sequenced schedules.

Fun Fact: I fish in Bass tournaments with Crater Bass, a fishing club based in Medford. I am the only angler to win the “Big Fish of the Year” trophy 3 times.

Tyler Hogenson

Project Coordinator

Tyler is an outstanding and dedicated project coordinator. His attention to detail and ability to solve problems helps projects move quickly and efficiently.

Fun Fact: Abnormally competitive and enjoys playing golf.

Tom Jordan

Senior Project Manager

An outstanding Senior Project Leader, Tom brings more than 26 years’ experience and expertise in all facets of commercial constructions. From design review through project management, he is highly skilled in collaborating with clients, architects, public agencies, subcontractors and internal management to achieve business and financial objectives.

He has also been instrumental in streamlining and improving processes, enhancing productivity, and implementing standard policies and construction practices on multiple small to large scale projects in both Oregon and California. His dedicated work ethic, friendly demeanor and strong interpersonal skills make him a strong asset to Ausland.

Fun Fact: Tom enjoys playing tennis and pickleball.

Cindy Long

Payroll Specialists / Accounting Assistant

Cindy has worked in the Construction Administrative Trade since 2006. She recently moved back to Southern Oregon to be closer to grandkids. In Cindy’s free time weather permitting she works in the yard tending to her flowers.

Lynsey Turek

Human Resource Specialist

Lynsey Turek, SHRM-CP brings 19 years of Human Resource experience. 

Lynsey grew up in Grants Pass and after working internationally and out of state there is no place like home. She has been lovingly married to Chris since 1999, they have 2 active children and a crackerjack Labrador.

Fun Fact: Lynsey enjoys participating in kids sports, snowmobiling, bicycling, cross country skiing, traveling, and drinking kombucha. Time with family/friends and enjoying each day God has given to help others is a day well spent.

Joel Woodward

Architectural Job Captain & Draftsman

Troy Yoho

Controls / Contracts Manager

Troy has over ten years of operations, controls, and contracts experience. He has a Bachelor of Science in Law and Legal Studies from United States Military Academy at West Point, New York and is a Certified Project Management Professional.

 Prior to joining Ausland, Troy built and lead corporate cross functional teams to solve complex manufacturing issues. He has experience planning, organizing, and executing in all facets of operations. His dedication for family, work and the community make Troy a great asset for Ausland.

 Fun fact: Troy once escorted Lou Holtz while on tour in Afghanistan. 

Zack Secrest

In memory of

We forever hold in memory, our former Vice President of Operations, Zack Secrest.   He passed away in his sleep on November 27th, 2012 from complications with epilepsy.

Zack motivated our team to achieve extraordinary project and individual success.  During his six years at Ausland he helped accomplish spectacular growth and success on Southern Oregon’s top projects.  He was our friend, a mentor, a colleague, and had become family to many of us.

In his personal life, Zack was a member of the BMX community for over 30 years, racing at BMX tracks throughout the U.S. and Canada.  He was a fierce competitor and mentor to many in the racing community.

We move forward, grateful for six years we spent with Zack, and are dedicated to accomplishing extraordinary success in his legacy.

Rest in Peace.