Dan Estes an 8 year veteran, works in our Biloxi office location and is an Architectural Design Technician, His responsibilities include producing and the coordination of project drawings, assisting with design, and specifications during project creation. Dan also takes part in project research, site building surveying and measuring as well as reviewing submittals during construction.
“We all know Dan’s crazy personality, but he is a very dedicated employee. He is a detailed minded person who works hard to ensure his work is accurate and correct. In addition to being a dedicated employee, he is also very dedicated to his family. We’re very glad to have Dan in our office.” George Reed.
Dan is married to Vicki and they have 3 children; Samantha who is 12, Mia who is 11, and Michael who is 9, almost in the double didgets. Their pets include Baxter a Schnoodle (Schnauzer Poodle Mix) and Rosabelle (a Chihuahua and Brussels Griffon mix).
Dan enjoys working on projects at his home and around his yard, especially refinishing old furniture. Dan is also quite the outdoorsman, when he is hiking and kayaking.
His first job was pumping gas at his dad’s service station in Alaska. Prior to joining Compton Engineering, Dan worked for Hook Tender (unloading pipe off railroad cars) freight handling, as a backhoe operator, a rod man on a survey crew and a corporate wireless phone sales representative.
Dan values integrity most in people and the best advice he said he ever received was “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct your paths”
Dan’s first vehicle was a rusty yellow 1969 Datsun 510 station wagon with a slipping auto transmission.