Craig A. Keach - PLS, Business Owner
Mr. Keach is the founder and President of Meridian Surveying, LLC. He is a 1990 graduate of the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse earning a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Geography. Craig is a Licensed Professional Land Surveyor in the States of Wisconsin and Illinois. With 20 years of experience Craig has worked on a variety of projects for both the private and public sector. He has been directly involved with surveying projects for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, various Counties in the State of Wisconsin, the Telecommunication Industry , and Commercial/Residential developers.
Registered Land Surveyor: State of Wisconsin #S-2333
Registered Land Surveyor: State of Illinois #035-003528
Cell No. (920) 427-6071
Steven C. De Jong - PLS, CFedS, Business Owner
Mr. De Jong has attained an Associate Degree in Natural Resources from Fox Valley Technical College and has been a Professional Land Surveyor licensed in Wisconsin since 2006. Steve has also completed the Certified Federal Surveyor (CFedS) program through the United States Bureau of Land Management and received certification on the federal level. Having been in the surveying industry since 1998, Mr. De Jong has ascertained expertise in all areas of the profession including boundary surveying, PLSS remonumentation, telecommunication sites, and a strong background in construction services. Previously he has worked extensively in both the private and public sector.
Registered Land Surveyor: State of Wisconsin #S-2791
Certified Federal Surveyor: #1363
Cell No. (920) 427-6073
Bradley A. Buechel - PLS, Project Manager
Mr. Buechel joined Meridian Surveying, LLC in 2014. He holds an Associate Degree in Civil Engineering from Moraine Park Technical College. Brad is a Licensed Professional Land Surveyor in the State of Wisconsin since 2002. He holds the County Surveyor position for Calumet County (an appointed position). With over 20 years of experience, Brad has worked on a variety of projects. His expertise includes boundary surveying, PLSS remonumentation and telecommunication sites.
Professional Land Surveyor: State of Wisconsin #S-2613
Cell No. (920) 428-2291
Brett J. Becker - PLS, CAD Specialist, Field Crew Chief
Mr. Becker joined Meridian Surveying, LLC in 2014. He is a 1997 graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Madison earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Geography and a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Aspects of Conservation. Brett is a Licensed Professional Land Surveyor in the State of Wisconsin with 14 years of experience. Brett’s expertise includes drafting maps and field data collection for minor subdivisions and telecommunications tower sites.
Professional Land Surveyor: State of Wisconsin #S-2928
Erik Carr - Field Crew Chief/GPS Specialist
Mr. Carr joined Meridian Surveying, LLC in 2007. He holds an Associate’s Degree in Geographic Information Systems from Chippewa Valley Technical College in Eau Claire, WI. With over 14 years of experience in Land Surveying, Erik has been directly involved with a wide variety of projects. It is this diversity that is invaluable to our company. Erik’s hardworking and dedicated service is an attribute that is reflected in our day to day operations.
Education: Associate Degree -
Geographic Informations Systems
Chippewa Valley Technical College
Eau Claire, WI - 1996
Jay Diedrich - CAD Specialist
Mr. Diedrich joined Meridian Surveying, LLC in 2006 bringing with him 7 years of experience in CAD drafting and technical support. He is a graduate of Carroll College earning a Bachelor of Science degree in geography. Mr. Diedrich’s expertise in drafting and attention to detail are the key elements that can be seen on every drawing that leaves our office. Jay goes the “extra mile” to make sure our clients receive the best product possible.
Education: B.S. -
Waukesha, WI - 1999
Jason Bertrand - Field Technician/Draftsman
Mr. Bertrand joined Meridian Surveying, LLC in 2009. Jason acquired an Associate Degree in Applied Science in Architectural Technology from Northeast Wisconsin Technical College in Green Bay, WI. Jason serves a dual role being able to assist in CAD drafting and also supporting the field survey teams. It is this flexibility and Jason’s dedication that adds to the success of our company.