Geotechnical Engineering Expert 502741 UT

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Geotechnical Engineering with expertise in Geotechnical Investigations, Geologic hazard evaluations, slope stability studies, pavement evaluations, distress investigations, and environmental site assessments. My project experience includes educational facilities, commercial and residential developments, a new 25-mile highway corridor, power plants, highway bridge and interchange structures, high-rise structures, roadways, pipelines, flood control channels and detention basins, reservoirs, groundwater studies, and landslide studies. My design experience includes shallow and deep foundations, pavements, retaining walls, bracing and shoring systems, small earthen dams and embankments, flood control structures, erosion protection, geotextile reinforced slopes, and dewatering systems. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes Principal of two Geotechnical consulting firms, Manager, and Consultant.


M.S.Geological EngineeringWashington State University
B.S. GeologySouthern Utah State College

Licenses Certifications

Professional Engineer (Civil) Utah Nevada Arizona & Colorado

Awards & Affiliation

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
American Public Works Association (APWA)

Primary Affiliation

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)