Mark posses over 20 solid years of valuable architectural and structural engineering knowledge, wisdom and experience. He began his building industry career by reinforcing his studies with hands-on manual drafting experience while working for an architectural firm in Florida. This four years experience allowed Mark to gain a vital understanding of the process which apexes with the development of a comprehensive and buildable construction document set
Mark Joined Johnson & Neilsen Associates after leaving his position with the Florida firm and moving to California. Among his major contributions to the company was to initiate the company's conversion from manual drafting to computer aided design (CAD). This process alone has allowed Mark to enhance skill, understanding and experience, not only in the area of production, and the management of tools and equipment vital for business success, but also in managing people on an employee, consultant and client level. While at Johnson & Nielsen, Mark was also responsible for managing various state projects.
Mark continued his professional experience at R.M. Byrd & Associates, another structural engineering firm. Here his responsibilities included managing the production and much of the office administration. He served as Senior Associate, and as a lead manager for various projects which include High Schools, Middle Schools, Elementary Schools, Fire Stations, Theaters, Post Offices, Churches, Community Centers, and various Commercial projects.
Mark Currently practices as one of two partners for T & B Engineering, Inc. His project managing, engineering experience, diligence and attention to detail have earned him much respect within the engineering industry and among his peers.