US West Coast Aviation Sector Leader/ Principal
Patti Harburg-Petrich, SE, LEED AP BD+C is a principal and US West Coast Aviation Lead at Buro Happold. As an interdisciplinary project director, Patti has experience leading teams for many building types, including aviation, commercial, healthcare, education, and sports. She has a passion for community-centric work, adaptive reuse and seismic retrofit, sustainable design, and aviation and transportation projects. Recently, Patti has been exploring the use of offsite construction techniques for large volume projects.
Patti is a licensed Structural Engineer in the state of California, LEED Accredited Professional, Building Design + Construction, and certified Disaster Service Worker for the State of California Safety Assessment Program. She serves on the Executive Board of the ACE Mentor Program, the Southern California Development Forum, and the Structural Engineers Association of Southern California. Patti also serves on the ASCE Structural Engineering Institute BPAD Executive Committee.