Mr. Souder is a senior engineering professional with thirty-two years of experience in the engineering industry, including performing due diligence in preparing property condition assessments, prepared for the acquisition, disposition, and refinancing of investment grade commercial properties. Mr. Souder also performs structural condition assessments, including both non-destructive and destructive structural forensics, for existing facilities. Other due diligence activities include construction progress evaluations for payment and peer review of construction level plans to be issued for bid or construction. Mr. Souder also oversees staff performing building envelope and roof assessments, and multi-disciplined design professionals for the remediation, re-purposing, and alteration of existing office, retail and industrial building facilities. Mr. Souder has prior work experience in the design of soil stabilization, spill containment, primary and secondary cell lining systems for waste containment systems; in the evaluation and retrofit of free-standing and guyed telecommunication towers, for installation of antenna equipment; in the design of foundations for solar array farms; and in conducting forensic studies of construction claims, utilizing critical path method schedule techniques for prudency review of construction and project management decisions for impact on schedule and cost performance issues.
Professional Affiliations / Accreditations
- Professional Engineer – Colorado, Wyoming, Kansas
- Professional Engineer – Active NCEES Record
- Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design – Accredited Professional (LEED AP)
B.S. Civil/Structural Engineering, Geotechnical and Construction Engineering Minor, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
- Masters Business Administration, Finance and Services Marketing, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO