A licensed engineer in California since 1989, Monte Stott has performed the structural design of over 3,000 new builldings, renovations, additions, foundation repairs, seismic upgrades and other projects. Monte’s expertise covers the breadth of modern construction methods including wood, reinforced concrete, cmu blocks, steel, sips panels, unreinforced masonry and brick.
Prior to founding Monte Stott & Associates, Monte served on a diverse range of engineering assignments such as the Hubble space telescope (with Lockheed), post-tensioned bridges (with the Swedish Department of Transportation), and a nuclear waste processing facility (with Bechtel). A younger and more fit (though more sleep deprived) Monte was also a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Seabees.
In his spare time, Monte coaches youth baseball teams.
David Hatfield brings over twenty-five years of experience in residential and light-commercial projects to develop structural solutions that are both economical and elegant. He also specializes in passive solar design. David has worked with Monte Stott & Associates since relocating to the Bay area in 2001 from an Island in Puget Sound outside Seattle.
In his spare time, David can be found on the open ocean, where his adventures include a solo journey from California to Florida on his 36-foot sailboat.
Moira came to Monte Stott & Associates from New Zealand via Japan in 2002. She brings a civil engineering degree from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand, another seismically hyperactive area. Moira became licensed in California in August 2008.
Moira settled in San Francisco in 1998 and has three boys.
Jessica joined Monte Stott & Associates in 2009, shortly after moving to the Bay Area from Philadelphia, where she was working as an architectural designer on projects ranging from hospital and healthcare facilities to affordable and low income housing. She brings a strong interest in residential design and is most excited to learn the connections between architecture and engineering to produce intelligent, safe, and beautiful designs.
Jessica holds a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Cornell University. She spends her free time at the beach playing with her dog, Boba Fett.
Fernando is a licensed engineer in California since 1991. He has over 20 years of experience in structural and foundation engineering. Originally from Peru, he came to California to get his Masters degree at U.C. Berkeley and has remained in the Bay Area since then. He joined Monte Stott & Associates in 2014.
He is also a certified yoga instructor and teaches restorative yoga for seniors.
Nathaniel is a native from Berkeley, California and has a Bachelors of Architecture from the California College of the Arts (CCA). After completing his courses at CCA , he joined Monte Stott and Associates as an intern to gain perspective on building structures and quickly became familiar with the structural material at the firm.
On his days off he enjoys relaxing at home, cooking , and exploring the bay area.
Albert stumbled upon Monte Stott and Associates in March of 2014. He previously worked as a graphic designer for a non profit in San Francisco and as an Architectural designer for a small architectural firm remodeling Educational buildings. Albert graduated with a Bachelors of Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley and he will be attending UC Berkeley, Fall of 2015 for a Masters of Architecture and Masters of Science in Engineering.
In his spare time he likes to explore the Bay Area in his new mini.