NorthStar Employee

James Stevens, PLS

Title: Principal Surveyor

  • Secretary/Treasurer
  • Registered Professional Land Surveyor, CA (6050)
  • LEED Accredited Professional

James Stevens has over 30 years of experience in land surveying and site development. James received his Bachelors of Science in Philosophy from California State University, Chico in 1982. In 1983 James joined NorthStar Engineering where he has gained extensive knowledge in all aspects of topography and boundary resolution, site planning, drainage and wastewater conveyance systems design, site grading, commercial and residential drainage design, and specializes in development entitlement, surveying, and site development planning. James has been, and is presently extremely active in the local community and the engineering community. James is currently an appointed member of the City of Chico’s General Plan Task Force, Mayor’s Business Council, and Sustainability Task Force, is on the Board of Directors of the Chico Economic Planning Corporation, on the Board of Directors of the City of Chico Chamber of Commerce, is a member of the City of Chico Design Review Committee, and a member of the California Land Surveyors Association.