Structural Engineer specializing in residential, and commercial design and analysis, and forensic structural inspections. Eighteen years of experience with EI certification. Will be sitting for the Florida PE examination in April 2018.
Design and analysis of reinforced concrete, masonry, wood, and steel
Forensic engineering and inspections
Design, analysis, and construction of foundations (shallow and deep)
High Wind and Seismic Design
Knowledge of residential and international building codes
Shearwalls, Frames, Shells, and Trusses
Senior Structural EngineerMar 2017 to Current Asheville, NCPerformed structural inspections of residential and commercial properties, including forensic inspections. Wrote complex condition assessment reports for clients. Provided structural designs for commercial projects.
Senior Structural EngineerNov 2014 to Mar 2017 Kern and Company － Savannah, GAProvided full structural designs for commercial, residential, and historic structures. Performed forensic investigation and inspections. Utilized software, including Autodesk Revit 2016, for full structural design, and integration with architectural files. Utilized RISA-3D design software. Specialized in seismic and wind design.
Senior Structural EngineerMar 2013 to Apr 2014 Toll Brothers － Parkland, FLDesigned, inspected, and directed field repairs of residences in Toll Brothers communities throughout Broward and Palm Beach County, FL. Coordinated with architects, contractors, interior designs, product manufacturers, building officials, and homeowners in all aspects of new home construction.
Structural EngineerFeb 2007 to Mar 2013 Stephen Caskie, PE, LLC － Charleston, SCProvided full structural designs for residential, commercial and historic structures.
Quality Assurance ManagerNov 2005 to Feb 2007 Beazer Homes － Atlanta, GAReviewed architectural and engineering plans for accuracy and precision. Managed and tutored design team of 30+ individuals. Conducted teaching program for design standards
Forensic Structural EngineerNov 2004 to Nov 2005 Rimkus － Atlanta, GAPerformed forensic inspections, and investigated a variety of insurance claims throughout the southeastern US. Identified cause of structural damage, and wrote detailed reports for clients. Specialized in water intrusion, and flood and storm damage
Structural EngineerApr 2004 to Nov 2004 John Wieland Homes － Atlanta, GAManaged engineering department at corporate office of nationally-ranked home builder.
Senior Staff Engineer/Project ManagerJan 1999 to Apr 2004 The Shaffer Group － Stuart, FLDesigned and inspected residential, commercial and institutional projects, including numerous high-profile projects in Palm Beach County.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science, Civil EngineeringUniversity of Miami － Miami, FLMinor in Architecture