Expertise DescriptionI have over 45 years of experience as a Professional Engineer and Architect specializing in the Engineering, Architecture, and Construction Industry, as well as in Parking Structures. I have a reputation as a premier designer of post-tensioned concrete framed structures in the United States, most notably parking structures. I have experience specializing in the design and construction of concrete buildings. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes Post-tensioned concrete building design; Parking structure slip and fall litigation; Parking Americans with Disabilities Act litigation.
My consulting services include conducting parking structure pre-construction reviews and Americans with Disabilities Act compliance reviews for parking facilities.
My professional experience includes over 45 years of experience as a consultant to the design and construction industry; as well as past ownership of an architectural and engineering firm for over 25 years.
|MS||Architecture||California State Polytechnic University||San Luis Obispo|
|BS||Architectural Engineering||California State Polytechnic University||San Luis Obispo|
|California Licensed Architect|
|California Licensed Professional Engineer|
Awards & Affiliation
|George Hasslein Interdisciplinary Studies Endowed Chair Recipient|
|San Luis Obispo|
|Community Involvement Award|
|Structural Engineeru2019s Association of Northern California|
|Distinguished Teacher of the Year|
|Design Build Institute of America|
|San Luis Obispo|
|Holder of a U.S. patent for a precast|
|prestressed concrete building system.|
Structural Engineer’s Association of Northern California (SEAONC)
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases