Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH) is pleased to announce the addition of Senior Principal David Gonzalez to the firm. David brings a depth of structural engineering experience to SGH, including new design, seismic evaluation, and rehabilitation of existing structures.

“David’s commitment to our profession and delivering high-quality engineering solutions makes him an excellent fit for SGH,” said James Parker, SGH Senior Principal and Head of Structural Engineering and Structural Mechanics. “We are thrilled to welcome him to our team and look forward to what we will accomplish together.”

Most recently, David was a Principal with Degenkolb Engineers in its San Diego office. Prior to that role, he was a Group Director and Principal at Reid Middleton, and a Group Director for Degenkolb’s Pacific Northwest Group. He has extensive client relationships throughout the West Coast, nationally, and internationally, and specializes in working with the institutional, industrial, and federal markets.

Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH) is a national engineering firm that designs, investigates, and rehabilitates structures, building enclosures, and materials. Our award-winning work encompasses building, energy, civil/infrastructure, and science/defense projects in the United States, Canada, and more than thirty additional countries.

SGH has offices in Boston, Chicago, Houston, New York, San Francisco, Southern California, and Washington, DC. For more information, please visit

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