Jesse has 23 years of structural engineering experience. He began his career with the U.S. Navy Civil Engineer Corps where his assignments included managing construction and renovation projects at communication facilities in Iceland and managing Navy Seabees across Hawaii. Jesse later worked as a structural engineer for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Alaska District, before joining PND. He has familiarity with various types of structural systems for buildings, including timber, light gauge steel, structural steel, masonry, and concrete. He has extensive experience in seismic evaluation and retrofit of existing buildings to the standards of ASCE 41 and the International Existing Building Code. He has designed a wide range of repair and renovation projects, carefully reusing existing structure, where possible, to minimize construction costs. Jesse is a licensed S.E. in California, Washington, Nevada, and Illinois and a past president of the Structural Engineers Association of Alaska.