With over four (4) years of civil and geotechnical engineering experience, Damien is a registered professional engineer in Kentucky and Tennessee. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in geological engineering from the University of North Dakota and a Master of Science in geological engineering from the University of Wisconsin before beginning his engineering career. His experience includes a wide breadth of geotechnical engineering analysis and design including transportation, site civil design, dams & embankments, and CCR landfills.
Damien served on the ASCE Bluegrass Branch leadership team for 3 years as Volunteer Coordinator, Website/Social Media Director, and Vice-President. He has also been involved with the University of Kentucky’s ASCE Student Branch organizing career fairs for the students, prospective employer visits, and volunteering for Engineer’s Week outreach events.
In the Mid-Atlantic Region of the United States a rockslide occurred that presented a variety of problems for the state’s Department of Transportation (DOT).