Mark L Shepard – Chief Executive Officer / Senior Principal
Mark is the founder and CEO of SCA Consulting Engineers where he is responsible for the vision and strategic direction of the firm. With his decades of experience in structural engineering and business, Mark leads a talented team of professionals offering structural engineering services throughout the United States. He remains personally involved in projects throughout completion to ensure that design quality and client service are met. He is progressive in his knowledge of new and innovative construction products and ideas.
Stephan P. Voss, P.E. – Chief Operations Officer / Senior Principal
Stephan joined SCA in 2000. As Chief Operations Officer of SCA Consulting Engineers, Stephan is responsible for the daily operation of the company, directing, managing and coordinating the activities of all departments including production schedules, development of quality control standards/implementation and oversees the firm’s recruiting efforts and staff. Stephan’s expertise in the latest building and design codes for steel, concrete, masonry, and wood structures contributes to his overall understanding of various building systems and engineering techniques which assists in cost effective quality designed projects. His education includes a both a Master of Science and Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Texas A & M University and he is currently a registered professional engineer in forty-two states.
Brock L. Shepard, P.E. - Chief Business Development Officer / Senior Principal
Brock has been with SCA for his entire career, along the way he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in construction management technology from the University of Houston and then a Master of Science degree in civil engineering from Norwich University. He has gained a wide range of experience in the design of multi-family, commercial and industrial projects utilizing all major construction materials and systems. Currently, Brock facilitates the acquisition of new projects and clients and works with company VPs to implement new marking/sales strategies. Brock is focused on a diligent work ethic, constantly learning and evolving professionally while providing SCA’s clients with the most attentive service possible.
Martin R. Maingot, S.E. - Vice President / Principal
Martin joined SCA in late 2013 and has 18+ years of extensive experience in mixed-use, multi-family residential, retail, office, parking, hospitality, sports, healthcare and educational projects. With a diverse background at different structural engineering firms across the country, Martin's management and design expertise is coupled with a passion for innovation and new technologies to inspire cutting edge structural designs that while constructible and cost-effective, also meet the functional, operational and architectural needs of his projects. While Martin's specialties include concrete, steel and wood framed structural systems, he has particular expertise in the design of new buildings in high seismic regions with projects located throughout California and Washington State. Martin remains active in a variety of professional organizations and is currently serving as Secretary for the Post Tensioning Institute (PTI) Building Design Committee and as Voting Member for the National Council of Structural Engineers Associations (NCSEA) Code Advisory Seismic Subcommittee. In addition, Martin is a registered Structural Engineer in California, Washington State, Illinois, a Professional Engineer registered in 10 states, a registered Disaster Service Worker (DSW) for the State of California Safety Assessment Program and earned his Master of Science and Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Degrees from Texas A&M University.
Christopher J. Newhouse, P.E. - Vice President / Principal
Chris joined SCA Consulting Engineers in 2011. He is a licensed professional engineer in forty-one states and has over twenty-six years of experience designing wood projects. Chris received his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil/Structural Engineers from the University of Missouri in 1985. He has been involved in designing just about every type of wood frame residential project, from custom homes to mid-rise multi-family apartment buildings and hotels. Chris is an expert in the use of wood components, engineered wood products and the wood truss industry.
Lawrence “Larry” Funk, LEED AP - Vice President / Principal
Larry has been with SCA for over 25 years. He is a principal client relationship executive for the firm and oversees the production department for particular projects. Larry’s design expertise includes structural steel, concrete, masonry, and tilt-up construction for a full range of commercial structures, including retail space, hotels, and churches. He is SCA’s representative to the USGBC as a LEED accredited professional and is a certified verifier with NAHB. His focus is on providing client service, maintaining long-term client relationships and establishing dependability with new clients through adept project management which includes performing site visits, discussing concepts and schedules, and coordinating between different disciplines that include architectural, mechanical and civil.
Jay Martin, P.E. - Vice President / Principal
Jay holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering and a Master of Science Degree in Structural Engineering from the Texas A&M University. He brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in various types of structural systems and structures ranging from single story commercial buildings to multi-story highrise construction. His duties encompass the design of structures, analysis of existing structures, design review, value engineering, interaction with clients to determine specific design needs and requirements, management of drafting and engineering personnel.
Matthew L. Shepard - Executive Vice President / Principal
With over 20 years of executive management experience, Matthew manages current clients and develops new business opportunities across the United States. Matthew’s entrepreneurial, positive, enthusiastic and energetic nature along with his good sense of humor has allowed him to create and maintain long-lasting relationships with clients. He is a visionary and has the unique talent to blend business, technology and market trends into compelling business propositions. With his years of experience in the structural engineering industry, Matthew continues to develop new and strategic marketing methodology that has facilitated the continued growth of SCA.
We are a client centered firm that assesses, anticipates and meets the expectations of our clients through innovation, collaboration and communication between all team members.
Creative Solutions – we engage our extensive experience to find inventive and efficient project designs and solutions
Responsiveness – we deliver prompt and effective solutions to advance the success of the project and our client.
Team Approach – we collaborate with our client and team project members to respond to project challenges and deliver successful results.
Integrity – we are unwavering in our commitment to the highest stands of professionalism.
SCA provides an exceptional environment for our employees with opportunity to maximize their potential and establish life-long careers. We hire the best and encourage them to achieve their best.