James C. Ray, Jr., P.E.

BS in Civil Engineering, Stanford University

California & Nevada

Land Use Planning Entitlement and Engineering for Large Scale Development Projects with an Emphasis in Municipal Water Supply Planning


Jim has been with MacKay & Somps since 1976. Jim began his career in the San Jose office but moved north in 1984 when he was appointed Operations Manager of the Sacramento office. By 1989 he grew the office from a staff of six to over 60 people when he established an office in Roseville. Jim currently manages planning and design for the firm’s major clients. Jim became a Mackay & Somps Principal in 1992.