Geotechnical Engineer Expert 526969 WA

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a Geotechnical Engineer with expertise in rock falls, liquefaction evaluation, fault rupture, hydro consolidation, expansive soils, bearing capacity, slope stability, consolidation and settlement, seepage analysis, groundwater studies, soil density and compaction, soil stabilization, and underpinning to aid in foundation design and construction. In addition, I have performed slope stability analysis for potential hazards, seepage analysis, retaining wall design and soil nail walls, retaining wall drainage design. I have spent over 5 years providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a geotechnical engineering expert witness.

Areas of Expertise


Degree Subject Institution
B.S. Geology/Engineering Geology San Jose State University

Licenses Certifications

Professional Civil Engineer: – OR, WA
Professional Geologist: WA, OR
Registered Engineering Geologist: OR, WA
Certified Erosion & Sediment Control Lead – CESCL, State of Washington
Nuclear Gauge Certification / Radiation Safety Officer Certification