Katie is a structural engineer and associate at KPFF in Portland, OR. She greatly values team collaboration and is highly responsive to client requests. As an enthusiastic collaborator, Katie is highly responsive to client requests and invested in meeting project goals, aesthetic vision, and technical needs. Katie has worked with a wide range of materials in new construction and renovated buildings. By evaluating all project demands, including constructability and logistic challenges, she helps identify appropriate structural designs for each project. Her project experience includes seismic retrofits, office buildings, university, and cultural institutions, and 24/7 facilities. Katie has worked on several mass timber projects and enjoys the holistic approach required when designing with this material.