John Payne, PLA, ISA, ASLA

Senior Project Manager

Olympia, Washington


> Program and project management
> Construction management
> Scheduling
> Constructability review
> Budgeting

A project manager, owner’s representative and a landscape architect, John’s diverse background complements his focus on building consensus and his passion for improving organizational performance. With a history of leading complex projects from Washington State to New York City, he has 25 years of experience partnering with local, regional, state and federal agencies, as well as school districts, parks and community organizations.

Outside of the office, John enjoys distance running, and spending time with his wife, his golden retriever, Ruffus, and his Siberian cats, Squirrel and Boris.

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Construction Management. Architecture. Engineering.

OAC has a history of success with specialized design and construction because we love what we do. We serve our clients as collaborators, and we design and manage projects that improve where people live, work, learn and play. Because of this, we’ve gathered a superlative staff of professionals who share our core values, and our vision – do what we love in the service of people who love what we do.