Steve has served as a Region Engineer for Geopier Foundation Company for over 15 years throughout Michigan and northern Ohio. In his role he has performed numerous site evaluations and cost-effective recommendations for projects having poor soil conditions.
Before joining Geopier, he worked over 15 years at Alt and Witzig Engineering Inc. in numerous roles from Project Engineer, Senior Project Engineer, Geotechnical Drilling Services Coordinator, and Geotechnical Engineer Group Leader. In his various engineering roles, he performed numerous subsurface evaluations for commercial, industrial, municipal, residential and Indiana Department of Transportation Projects. The recommendations within these evaluations included shallow footings, deep foundations, soil improvement, slope stability analysis, and pavement design. Before joining on with Alt & Witzig Engineering Inc., Steve worked at Tenneco Oil Company E &P prospecting, developing, and optimizing oil and natural gas production in West Texas (Permian Basin) and Offshore Gulf of Mexico.
Steve received a BS in Geological Engineering from Missouri University of Science & Technology in Rolla Missouri. He is a Professional Engineer and Registered Professional Geologist in numerous states. He is also a LEED AP from theGreen Building Certification Institute. He has served in various roles on multiple professional boards including Indiana State Section ASCE Board of Directors, Transportation Technical Committee Chairperson ASCE Southeast Michigan Branch, and Local Involvement Committee (LIC) for Geo-Institute of ASCE.