Ed Huston is a 1971 civil engineering graduate of the University of Washington, Ed is a licensed civil and structural engineer in Washington, and is licensed in seven other states. He is a principal in the firm of Smith & Huston, Inc., Consulting Engineers in Seattle, Washington. Ed has over 41 years of experience in structural design, evaluation, investigation and code and standards development. Ed has served SEI on the Professional Activities Committee from 2001 to 2012 and has participated on all four Structural Engineering Licensing Summits. He has served as a chair of the Seattle Section Local Structural Technical Group in 2001 to 2004 and again in 2010 to 2012. He is a member of SEI/ASCE 7-16 Main Committee and Seismic Sub-Committee. Ed has served on the board of directors of the Applied Technology Council. Ed was a member of the SAC Steel Project Joint Venture Management Committee; was on the Project Review Panel of ATC 43 - Evaluation of Earthquake Damaged Concrete and Masonry Wall Buildings; and was Lead Technical Consultant on ATC 45 - A Field Manual for Safety Evaluations of Buildings after Windstorms and Floods.
P.E., S.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE
SEI Fellow Since 2013