About us

Our mission is to deliver the highest quality innovative designs for both public and private clients. Our team of dedicated professionals has the experience and skill necessary to carry out this mission. With over 75 years of combined experience, our core staff provides the foundation for this professional team.

At Freeland & Associates, Inc. we provide direct Principal involvement in all of our projects. This hands-on approach provides our client with a seamless experience from first contact through project completion.  From commercial site plans to innovative stormwater management facilities, we have the skills and experience to deliver the highest quality services to all of our clients.



Talented people are the driving force behind successful projects at Freeland & Associates, Inc.   Project and life experiences coupled with a connection to the community allows our team to excel. 


Tony Freeland is the President of Freeland & Associates, Inc. Primary responsibilities include general management of the company and civil engineering activities associated with specific projects. Project Manager and Engineer for hundreds of civil engineering projects in the Pacific Northwest area since 1985, Tony is experienced in water system design, municipal sewer pump stations, fire suppression systems, sanitary sewer and water system design, and municipal site design.

B.S. Civil Engineering, 1984, University of Tennessee


J.P. Slagle is an Associate and Partner of Freeland & Associates, Inc. Primary responsibilities include management of design staff and civil engineering activities. J.P. oversees a multitude of projects every year and has been providing civil engineering services at Freeland & Associates, Inc. for over fifteen years. J.P. is experienced in the design of municipal utility systems, site design and layout, and stormwater management systems including low impact development techniques.

B.S. Civil Engineering, 2001, Washington State University


Michael Bratt is an Associate and Partner of Freeland & Associates, Inc. Primary responsibilities include management of civil engineering activities, along with completion of studies, reports, project design and preparation of project plans and specifications. Design Engineer and Project Manager for projects throughout the Pacific Northwest area since 2005, Mike is experienced in the study and design of water, sanitary sewer, storm drainage facilities, and municipal site design.

B.S. Civil Engineering, 2005, Calvin College


Miles McEathron is a project manager and professional engineer at Freeland & Associates, Inc. Miles has over ten years of experience on public and private projects in the Puget Sound region. He is skilled in stormwater designs including low impact development and green stormwater facilities. Miles has worked on site development projects ranging from schools and parks to single family residential.

B.S. Engineering Physics, 2006; Point Loma Nazarene University


Inga Drechsel is a design engineer at Freeland & Associates, Inc. She focuses on stormwater modeling and facility design using WWHM software. Inga is also a certified erosion and sediment control lead that specializes in preparation of stormwater pollution prevention plans, NPDES permitting through the Department of Ecology, and site inspections.

B.S. Civil Engineering, 1997; Walla Walla University


Scott Riggins is a senior civil designer and licensed landscape architect. He combines his 20 years of experience in civil engineering and landscape architecture to integrate low impact design into all types of development projects. Scott's knowledge of soil chemistry, plant physiology, bioremediation, and stormwater attenuation systems as well as his ability to render design concepts facilitates communication with consultants and clients resulting in clear, precise planning and construction documents.

B.A. Landscape Architecture, 1996; University of Washington


Eric Pree is a senior civil designer and I.T. specialist at Freeland & Associates, Inc. His background in architecture, survey mapping, and GIS is an asset that allows our projects to be fully integrated with the design team.


Davis Philips is a recent graduate from Gonzaga University in civil engineering. Davis brings a fresh perspective and open mind to Freeland & Associates, Inc.

B.S. Civil Engineering, 2018; Gonzaga University


Sarah Freeland specializes in permitting and contract administration.


Chad Simmons is the lead accountant and human resource manager at Freeland & Associates, Inc.