Member Spotlight

Member Spotlights

Justine D’Andrea, Ramey Kemp & Associates, Inc.

Justine has been in the A/E/C industry for over 10 years and has been involved with the Triangle chapter for several years and prior to that was a member of the Central Florida Chapter where she received the Shining Star Award in 2010/11.  She is also currently serving as a Co-Chair of ACEC/NC Business Practices Committee.

Her advice to other marketing and business development professionals is to ask tons of questions!  She encourages everyone to get involved with organizations like SMPS and take advantage of the resources they provide. 

When she’s not at work Justine enjoys spending time with her husband and her daughter. 

Ashlin Spinney, Marketing Coordinator, Ramey Kemp & Associates, Inc.

Ashlin has been a member of the A/E/C industry for five years, previously working for a medical office in accounting.  She’s a Raleigh native and has loved seeing the city grow and evolve. 

Currently, Ashlin serves on the Communications Committee, assisting with changes to the SMPS website.  It’s been a great way for her to learn WordPress.  Her advice to others in the industry is to explore your creative side.  Through her work she’s been able to expand her creative energies with proposals and submittals.  She suggests always trying to think of how you can improve on what you’ve done in the past and how to uniquely show your firms value. 

Outside of work, Ashlin stays busy taking car of her almost one-year-old son and loves watching him learn new things!  She also enjoys spending time with her friends and family.  A fun fact about Ashlin, when she was younger, she patriated in an Outward Bound course and hiked the Appalachian Train, even spending three days solo in the woods!