Kyle Earnest



About Kyle

Kyle Earnest has been with Lerch Bates since 2019. He is currently working in our San Francisco office providing vertical transportation analysis and design. Previously, Kyle worked as a Field Technician for Empire Elevator, KONE Elevator, and Star Elevator in the greater San Francisco Bay Area. Kyle has also worked for OTIS Elevator as a Superintendent in service, modernization, repair, and special projects in San Francisco, California.

Areas of Expertise

  • Vertical Transportation System Studies
  • Design, Contract Documents, and Construction Services for Vertical Transportation Equipment
  • Vertical Transportation Modernization Consulting Services
  • Vertical Transportation Maintenance Evaluations
  • Due Diligence Studies


  • United States Marine Corps
  • Whatcom Community College
  • National Elevator Industry Educational Program (NEIEP) Apprenticeship Santa Rosa Junior College of Southern Nevada

Office Location

San Francisco, CA