Our Staff

Robert Watts | Eric Dannheim | Joby Early | Paul Easley | Sharon Watts |RJ Pata | Kevin Pata

Photo: RJ Pata, R.P.L.S. RJ Pata, R.P.L.S., COO
Phone: (512) 443-1724 x124
Send e-mail   RJ joined Chaparral Surveying in August, 2017 by becoming a stockholder, and serves as our Chief Operating Officer.  He has over 30 years of land surveying experience, including previous ownership of another Central Texas firm.  RJ has a particular interest in newer Survey Technologies, including drones and laser scanners.
Photo: Kevin Pata, CPA, COO. Kevin Pata, CPA, CFO
Phone: (512) 443-1724 x123
Send e-mail   Kevin, with his brother RJ, bought Chaparral and Surveying on August 4, 2017.  He is the Chief Financial Officer, a Texas CPA, and a member of the Texas Society of Professional Land Surveyors (TSPS).
Photo: Robert C. Watts, R.P.L.S. Robert C. Watts, R.P.L.S.
Phone: (512) 443-1724 x205
Send e-mailRobert founded Chaparral Professional Land Surveying, Inc. in 1995. Robert has over thirty-five (35) years of Land Surveying experience, much of which has been supporting Civil Engineering and Land Development Projects in Central Texas.Robert has guided Chaparral Land Surveying in its growth from a two-man operation to one of the largest, most reputable firms in this area with 35+ employees. He directs all aspects of the surveying operation, and is also Project Manager for many of our firm’s largest clients.Continuing education and advancement of the surveying profession are very important to Robert, and he has long had a policy of encouraging employees to seek higher education and professional development.
Photo: Joby Early, R.P.L.S. Joby Early, R.P.L.S.
Phone: (512) 443-1724 x202
Send e-mailJoby has been a Chaparral employee since 1998 working his way from Technician to SIT to Project Manager. He became a Registered Professional Land Surveyor in December 2007.He has a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Texas at Austin, and an A.A.S. in Drafting Technology from Paris Junior College.
Photo: Eric J. Dannheim, R.P.L.S. Eric J. Dannheim, R.P.L.S.
Phone: (512) 443-1724 x210
Send e-mailEric has been instrumental in the growth and success of Chaparral since 1998, and has been in practice as a Registered Professional Land Surveyor since 2009. He began surveying in Austin in 1994, and through hands on experience and classroom training, has demonstrated mastery and excellence at every level.He has been awarded with both an Associate of Applied Science degree in Land Surveying Technology from Austin Community College, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy from Texas State University-San Marcos.Eric maintains an active role in the Texas Society of Professional Surveyors (TSPS), seeking to advance surveying as a whole, and to provide a source for continuing education.
Photo: Paul L. Easley, R.P.L.S. Paul L. Easley, R.P.L.S.
Phone: (512) 443-1724 x211
Send e-mailPaul has more than 40 years of experience in the survey/mapping, engineering, industrial, and construction industries. His multi-disciplined experience includes land surveying, civil design, land planning, right-of-way coordination, and construction inspection.Paul holds an A.A.S. in Geomatics. He is TxDOT Pre-certified in all survey related categories. He is active in the Texas Society of Professional Surveyors (TSPS), and has served on various civic commissions during his career.
Sharon-C-Watts Sharon C. Watts
Phone: (512) 443-1724 x 200
Send e-mailSharon Watts joined Chaparral in 1998 and is responsible for company matters concerning Finance, Human Resources and Information Technology, but her her favorite role is admin for the Chaparral Facebook page and Flickr account.Sharon received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Texas at Austin in 1981.

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