Ryan M. Kern, PE

Department Head, Municipal Engineering Services

Department Head, Municipal Engineering Services

Ryan Kern, who heads the Municipal Engineering Services department for Barry Isett & Associates, Inc., has served as the borough engineer for several of Isett’s municipal clients and has managed numerous transportation design projects for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), various municipalities, developers, private businesses, and industry.  His experience includes design reviews, annual MS-4 reports, traffic impact analysis, intersection signalization, and roadway design.  His department’s traffic engineers, registered landscape architects and water/wastewater engineers provide project support to the Civil Department when requested.

He joined Isett in 2000, after a two-year career with another firm and has helped develop the municipal division of the company.  He has served as the municipal engineer for the Borough of Red Hill since 2009, Topton Borough since 2012, and Macungie Borough since May of 2013.  Mr. Kern also provides support to all of Isett’s other municipal clients. Mr. Kern is a company shareholder and was elected to the Board of Directors by his fellow shareholders in 2016.


B.S. Civil Engineering, Auburn University

Contact:  (484) 866-4845  |  rkern@barryisett.com  |  LinkedIn