Education University of Miami, MS, 2004 Architectural Engineering
University of Miami, BS, 2004 Architectural Engineering
With seventeen plus years of experience as a structural engineer, Christian has compiled an extensive portfolio of projects ranging from gut townhouse renovations to large span and high-rise structures. Most notably, his work at a Miami based engineering firm as project engineer on the development of the Marlins Stadium. His passion for design and overwhelming knowledge of structures is an invaluable asset for his clients. Christian’s formal education from the University of Miami was focused on architectural engineering, which explores not only the design applications of structural design, but integrates building construction and architecture throughout the program. His understanding of a structure’s composition and building components are beyond a standard practicing engineer, which is best evidenced through his high-standards of design and client deliverables.
In addition to Christian’s Principal role, he served as an Adjunct Assistant Professor at The City College of New York’s Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture from 2013 thru 2018. The curriculum he taught covered elementary structural analysis as well as two structures courses focused on the design of timber, masonry, and concrete structures. Through Christian’s work at CCNY, he is often asked to serve as a critic and faculty panel member for architectural student studio presentations. It is through academia that Christian’s most valuable asset is realized; the ability to teach a subject which has become an inherent part of his knowledge base.
Education University at Buffalo, BS, 2011 Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering
Bryan has obtained over nine years of experience as a design engineer working on a large variety of projects throughout New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. He has an impressive knowledge and intuition for the design and analysis of structures, demonstrated through his concise drawings and well thought out solutions. His ability to effectively communicate with clients and design professionals is evident in every project he undertakes.
Bryan’s formal education at The University at Buffalo compliments his design capabilities as he continues to develop his portfolio and knowledge base as a professional structural engineer.
His role as an Associate at MARTOS is an integral one that involves firm, project, and staff decision making and management. As the firm is growing, Bryan’s responsibilities in regard to teaching and leading technical staff will evolve daily.
Education Marist College MA, 2017 Integrated Marketing Communications
University of Miami, BBA, 2007 Marketing
Elise brings ten plus years as a marketing professional within the architecture, engineering, and construction industry to the MARTOS team. Having begun her career on the development side, working for a Florida based real estate/development firm, she understands the client point of view, which is a valued asset. She most recently served as the Director of Marketing and Communications at a New York based engineering and architecture firm for seven years. Her primary role as a marketer within a technical based industry has consistently been to effectively communicate a firm’s identity, services, and differentiators to a segmented design market. As a member of the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) NY chapter, Elise has the qualities of a great marketer; intelligence, insight and tenacity.
Elise’s professional experience has been enhanced through formal education, as she most recently completed the Integrated Marketing Communication master’s degree program at Marist College. The primary focus of the curriculum is to improve how marketing professionals can develop strategic marketing plans to deliver a consistent message that reflects a brand’s values, services, and company mission across a variety of channels. Elise’s ability to apply such practices within the specialized design industry is a key asset in her role at MARTOS, a young and growing firm.
Education University of South Florida, BS, 2012 Civil Engineering
With eight plus years as a designing structural engineer, Justin is a welcomed asset to the MARTOS team. Justin holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of South Florida with a Civil Engineering focus. His professional career has been primarily focused in New York where he has gained a high level of experience designing steel, concrete, masonry, and wood structures within both the commercial and residential sectors. Justin’s attention to detail, thoroughness, and design analysis sharpens his abilities as a practicing professional engineer and allows him to be an effective project manager.
Justin’s trajectory at MARTOS will develop from project management into a higher-level associate position as he acquaints himself with our firm’s high level of design and overall project and client standards. As MARTOS expands, Justin’s responsibilities in regard to teaching and leading technical staff will evolve daily.
Education Texas A&M University Kingsville, BS, 2015 Civil Engineering
Chris joins the MARTOS team from his home state of Texas, with five plus years of engineering design experience. He has a strong knowledge base in the analysis of steel, concrete, and wood structures. His formal education from Texas A&M Kingsville was within the civil engineering department where there is a strong emphasis on structures.
Chris is affable, intelligent and has easily transitioned into his role as a MARTOS staff engineer. His professional trajectory is preparing him for further project management.
Education Marquette University, MS, 2019 Structural Engineering and Structural Mechanics
Marquette University, BS, 2016 Civil Engineering
Joining the MARTOS team in March of 2020, Patrick has quickly become an integral part of our staff. Patrick holds both a Master’s and Bachelor of Science degree from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. With a structural focus, Patrick’s most recent graduate work focused on finite element analysis and modeling in ANSYS, a structural simulation technology. Patrick’s time at Marquette also include time in the IT department, where he assisted faculty, staff and students with all technology issues. Patrick’s innate ability to understand advanced technology and apply it to a structural design system has already been demonstrated through his work at MARTOS.
Patrick’s intelligence, discerning problem-solving abilities, and command of complex structural design are welcomed assets for our team. His professional trajectory is preparing him for project management and future licensing as a Professional Engineer.
Education University at Buffalo, BS, 2015 Civil Engineering
Joining the MARTOS team in May of 2021, Indairo is quickly becoming an integral member of our firm. Indairo enters his position with MARTOS with six plus years of experience within the structural engineering industry. Initially in his career, much of Indairo’s focus was on the structural monitoring of a building, including optical and vibration monitoring in conjunction with pre-condition assessments. With Indairo’s formal education from the University at Buffalo, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree with a structural focus, he has been able to make a smooth transition into the structural design of buildings. Indairo is now competent in the design of steel, wood, concrete, and masonry structures throughout various commercial and residential sectors.
Indairo’s intelligence, high level communication skills, eagerness to learn, and comprehension of complex structural designs are welcomed assets for our team. His professional trajectory is preparing him for project management and future licensing as a Professional Engineer.
Joining the MARTOS team in April of 2021, Franklin has been smoothly integrating himself into the firm. Franklin holds Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University and is currently completing a Master of Science degree from The City College of New York. Both degrees are being completed with a structural engineering focus. During Franklin’s time at Cornell, he served as president of the American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE) student chapter and continues to be an active member of the ASCE community. As a senior lab assistant at Cornell, Franklin was also able to gain invaluable experience testing and fabricating different materials for industrial grade pipes. Franklin’s structural design experience will be further nurtured at MARTOS as he assists on projects with various materials throughout multiple sectors.
Franklin’s intelligence, eagerness to learn, and ability to comprehend complex structural designs are welcomed assets for our team. His professional trajectory is preparing him for project management and future licensing as a Professional Engineer.
Education The City College of New York, MS, Expected 2024 Civil Engineering
The City College of New York, BS, 2021 Civil Engineering
Joining the MARTOS team in February of 2022, Dean is splitting his time with us while completing his Master of Science degree at The City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering. During Dean’s undergraduate time at CCNY, he completed student projects in which he performed a life cycle analysis for concrete, analyzed a steel truss bridge subject to different loading conditions, developed a plan for a five-story concrete structure, and designed a frame consisting of a fink truss supported by two beam columns. Dean’s academic design experience will be further nurtured at MARTOS as he assists on projects with various materials throughout multiple sectors.
Dean’s intelligence, academic foundation, and ability to analyze complex structures are welcomed assets for our team. His professional trajectory is preparing him for project management and future licensing as a Professional Engineer.
Education Rochester Institute of Technology, BS, 2020 Civil Engineering
Joining the MARTOS team in April of 2022, Jeny brings with her a solid combination of education and engineering experience. Jeny earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Rochester Institute of Technology while completing two internships working on major projects throughout New York. Most notably, Jeny provided technical support for demolition engineers completing work on the Tappan Zee Bridge. Jeny further gained experience and technical skills in concrete/soil testing, continuity testing, land surveying, and plan interpretation. She is comfortable with the design and analysis of structural focused projects in both steel and reinforced concrete design including beam, girder, roof/floor deck, column, shear wall, and footing designs.
Jeny’s intelligence, academic foundation, and ability to analyze complex structures are welcomed assets for our team. Her professional trajectory is preparing her for project management and future licensing as a Professional Engineer.
Education University of Alabama at Birmingham, MS, 2021 Civil Engineering
University at Buffalo, BS, 2018 Civil Engineering
Joining the MARTOS team in May of 2022, Alphonse brings with him four plus years of experience as a designing structural engineer. Alphonse most recently completed his Master’s Degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham where he was able to further his professionally gained knowledge. Alphonse’s previous design experience has finetuned his application and understanding of industry codes and standards. His most recent design experience was focused on façade engineering within NYC’s Façade Inspection and Safety Program (FISP). Alphonse maintains membership in various professional engineering organizations and has demonstrated project management and leadership roles which will be nurtured here at MARTOS.
Alphonse’s intelligence, project management abilities, and previous design experience are welcomed assets for our team. His professional trajectory is preparing him for project management and future licensing as a Professional Engineer.