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Our Approach

Blanchard AE Group is committed to providing innovative designs, sustainable solutions and high-quality professional services for clients nationwide. From concept to completion, we are involved in every step of the process as we view clients as partners where mutual respect, trust and integrity lead to long-term relationships over multiple projects.

With its Architectural Engineering focus—mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and lighting design and control systems, Blanchard AE Group has specialized in the Commercial and Industrial sectors providing services for both Traditional and Design Build delivery methods.

BAE Group has licensed engineers in 39 states and experience in both Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.

Our Story

Every business has a beginning and after almost 20 years of ownership and serving as Vice President & Treasurer for a local mid-sized MEP firm, Laura Blanchard, PE. founded Blanchard AE Group to better serve her clientele and to create an atmosphere of creative design and teamwork within her organization.

Meet the Blanchard AE Team

Laura started Blanchard AE Group in 2017 after being with another midsize Mechanical/Electrical Engineering Consulting firm for over 20 years, eight of those years as a Principal in charge and Owner.

Laura Blanchard, PE, LC

President & Owner

Over 21 years of experience in the Mechanical/Electrical Consulting Engineering field, licensed in 39 states


A.J. DeBacker, PE

Project Manager

Over 10 years of experience in the Mechanical/Electrical Engineering Industry, Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Kansas


Richard Iverson

Project Engineer

4 years of experience in the Mechanical/Electrical Consulting Engineering field.


Karla Cordes

Bookkeeper/Assistant