Project manager, structural engineer, and contributor to Degenkolb’s strategic planning and implementation process. Focuses on seismic strengthening schemes that reduce construction costs.
Utilizes advanced technologies in projects related to seismic evaluation and rehabilitation of complex structures.
Works extensively with religious institutions and government organizations to assess and upgrade their building portfolios.
Served two years on company’s board of directors. Currently serves as corporate secretary of board’s Executive Committee.
Member of reconnaissance team sent by firm to L’Aquila, Italy, in 2009 to evaluate building performance after severe 5.8 earthquake.
Board of directors, LEAP … Imagination in Learning.
Member, ASCE and Earthquake Engineering Research Institute.
Mentor, ACE Mentorship Alliance; Engineers Alliance for the Arts Student Impact Project.
Favorite getaway: California’s Lost Coast, a throwback to the 1800s.
Aspires to become mayor of San Francisco.
Favorite hobbies: anything with a board—surfing, skateboarding, snowboarding.
Juggles pins while dressed as a clown riding a unicycle.
Zaha Hadid Architects, in conjunction with AECOM, has released renderings for a major stadium being designed for the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup--an event that will involve up to nine stadiums.
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The Lakeland, Fla., college adds to its collection of FLW buildings with the completion of the Usonian house, designed by the famed architect in 1939, but never built—until now.
BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group) has completed the Danish National Maritime Museum in Helsingør. By marrying the crucial historic elements with an innovative concept of galleries and way-finding, BIG’s renovation scheme reflects Denmark's historical and contemporary role as one of the world's leading maritime nations.
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