Kleinfelder is pleased to announce that Chad Davis, P.E., MBA joined the firm as the San Diego Area Construction Services Leader on May 15, 2017.
Chad will sit in the San Diego (Copley) office and oversee the San Diego testing and inspection practice.
Chad has 25 years of technical and professional experience, specializing in executive level management and project management, as well as Quality Assurance/Quality Control implementation and management, and engineering forensics. He has directed engineering departments for several prestigious consulting firms in San Diego and has founded two consulting firms, one of which was successfully sold to NOVA Engineering and Environmental in 2008. Chad's first job in the industry was with Kleinfelder in the former Reno, NV office where he worked as a lab and field tech part-time while attending college.
"I am excited to have Chad join our team and provide leadership in our Construction Services practice," says Jeremy Larsen, National Service Manager for Construction Materials Engineering and Testing (CoMET). "He is a testament to the Great People we are adding to the Kleinfelder team and I look forward to the additional leadership he will provide in the company down the road."
Chad comes to Kleinfelder from Twining, Inc. where he served as regional manager for San Diego and the Inland Empire. During his time with Twining, he managed two branch offices in San Diego and San Bernardino, covering a four-county territory. Chad's leadership successfully increased regional revenue by $7.6 million between 2012 and 2015.
Chad is a Professional Engineer in California and Nevada and holds a QSP/QSD Qualification from CASQA. He graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and holds a Master of Science in Business Administration from San Diego State University.
Chad is active in the American Concrete Institute, the California Asphalt Pavement Association, Vistage International, and Associated General Contractors.
Founded in 1961, Kleinfelder is a leading engineering, construction management, design and environmental professional services firm. Kleinfelder operates from over 60 office locations in the United States, Canada, and Australia. The company is headquartered in San Diego, California.