Deanna received her MS and BS of Civil Engineering from Oregon State University with an emphasis in Structural Engineering. Her graduate research focused on retrofitting infrastructure with innovative materials. Within Mackenzie's team, Deanna is a structural designer. Her interest in structural engineering maintains outside of the office – she is involved in the Structural Engineering Association of Oregon and volunteers at engineering outreach programs for K-12 students. Aside from engineering, Deanna enjoys spending time in the outdoors hiking, rafting, and camping.
"Great design is efficient and interesting, but should also be on budget and on time."