Q1: Your best solution to date?
A1: The I-250/101 interchange seismic retrofit.
Q2: Why is it significant?
A2: It devised the first use of lead core rubber bearings to seismically isolate a reinforced concrete bridge in California.
Q3: Your particular skill?
A3: Communicating engineering solutions to a broad audience.
A4: Designing for the user.
Q5: Why Arup?
A5: I’m surrounded by clever and fun designers!
Q6: Anything else?
A6: Board member Bay Area Council, Member Orinda Traffic Safety Commission, Member SEAONC (Structural Engineers Association of Northern California), Member AREMA (American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association), Member, ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers).