has over 15 years of experience in teaching and preparing engineers pass the P.E. exam. He has over 25 years of experience with both international consulting firms and smaller regional firms. He has extensive experience in soil and materials laboratory testing, slope stability analysis, dam design, landfill design, geophysical methods, field instrumentation, failure analysis, various forms of deep foundations, and other geotechnical or materials concerns. He is a professional engineer and is a member of ASCE. He has a Bachelor and Masters Degrees in Civil Engineering from the University of Louisville.