Utility Design Partners, LLC
Utility Design Partners, LLC

Who We Are

Telecommunications Engineering | Management | CAD | Permitting | GIS Services

It's all about The Partnership! The UDP Partners and our Partnership with you!

Utility Design Partners, LLC’s mission is to provide high-quality solutions at reasonable rates. UDP realizes that the best way to achieve that is with the right partnerships. The right partnership in the founding members of UPD, the right partnerships between the Team Members of UDP and more importantly, the right partnership between UDP and it’s customers.

Utility Design Partners, LLC. was formed as a Partnership between five individuals with significant experience in all aspects of business operations and the telecommunications industry.

When you work with UDP, your single point of contact will be with one of the partners or a key member of our Management Team. We believe this is a HUGE advantage for our customers as you will be working directly with a “decision-maker”. This unique process helps our customers avoid the “red tape” and unnecessary paperwork that many of our competitors call for. Every partner is an owner of the company and has the ability and authority to quickly make immediate decisions based on the needs of our customers.

Ryan and Wendy

Ryan Kytle & Wendy Bonner

President – Ryan started his telecommunications career in the late 80’s as a contract laborer to AT&T and has grown considerably since that time. Throughout his career he has been employed as an OSP Engineer for several contract engineering firms, a company Senior OSP Engineer, Vice-President of Engineering, and Regional ISP & Planning Engineering Manager for the largest CLEC in the country.

david and amanda

David & Amanda Bryson

Vice President – David started his career as a surveyor for an engineering firm contracted to AT&T also in the 80’s. Since then, he has held several positions as a Project Manager and Outside Plant Engineer both as a contract engineer and company engineer for several well-known telecommunications companies. Before his current path with UDP, he worked as a contract project manager and company OSP Engineering Manager.
shayne and angel

Shayne & Angela Acton

Director Of Engineering – Shayne’s career started when he joined his dad and formed a Commercial Construction Business which they operated in the Birmingham area for over 20 years. That business eventually focused on build-outs of telecom central offices, data sites and telecom equipment installations. Shayne’s last 10 years have been as a Senior Outside Plant Engineer where his experience in commercial building construction gives him a unique skill set in designing MetroE projects.
billy and sherry

Bill & Sherry Farkas

Senior Engineering Manager – After proudly serving in the United States Marine Corps, Bill brings a unique background to UDP in that much of his career was in a leadership role in the industry of cable locating/outside plant protection. His initial introduction to telecom was as a construction technician for AT&T, monitoring contractors nationwide as they placed new fiber optic cable. This gives him a unique perspective when looking at a company’s underground network proposals. Over the past few years, Bill has been working as a project manager on numerous cross-country/long-haul fiber build projects from the west coast to the east coast.
scott and kathy

Scott & Kathy Noell

Business Partner – Scott has operated a successful small business for over  20 years. As a partner, he advises UDP on business-specific items, helps the business run smoothly and keeps the rest of the team focused on what’s important…..taking care of our customers.