SR/WA, R/W-RAC Ms. Hamre has worked in the right of way acquisition and relocation field since 1991. She is Relocation Certified by the International Right of Way Association (IRWA) and is a certified IRWA facilitator for Relocation Courses. She currently provides Real Estate Project Management Services for the Regional Transportation District's (RTD) Metro Denver FasTracks West Corridor Project, which includes the relocation of numerous businesses and over 120 families, many of them low-income. She also provides Real Estate Project Management Oversight (PMO) Services for projects nationwide including MTA's $800 Million Fulton Street Transit Center Project at Ground Zero in NYC, the PANYNJ and NJ Transit $7.6 Bill Access to the Region's Core (ARC) Project, and on similar projects in Honolulu, HI, Stamford, CT and Hartford, CT. Other project activities include aiding local public agencies in developing and implementing Relocation Assistance Policies as well as providing real estate research assistance to the FHWA and the FTA.
In Ms. Hamre’s career, she has provided comprehensive relocation assistance services in compliance with the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970 involving over 600 displacees throughout the US. Ms. Hamre is the recipient of the IRWA Chapter 6’s Vic Ramer Professional of the Year Award for 2008, IRWA Region 9 Professional of the Year Award for 2005, and in 2007, she received the IRWA’s highest honor, the Frank C. Balfour Professional of the Year Award for 2006. Ms. Hamre was elected IRWA Vice President for the 2012-2013 term and serves on the International Executive Committee.
J E Parker, Jr. Esq.
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Mr. Parker has worked in the land service field for over 25 years developing an extensive background in land titles, document preparation and analysis, acquisition and project management. Prior to his association with H.C. Peck & Associates in 1993, Mr. Parker performed title examination and acquisition for fiber optic, pipeline, and oil and gas exploration and acquisition projects. Mr. Parker received a B.S. degree in Business Administration (Finance) from Oklahoma State University and a J.D. degree from the university of Denver College of Law, concentrating on real property and natural resources law, and is a licensed Colorado attorney and Real Estate Broker. An active member of the IRWA, Mr. Parker also served as the Vice Chairman of the International Utilities Committee.