Don P. Sherman, Professional Engineer
Don Sherman received a Bachelor of Science degree from Oregon State University in Civil Engineering in 1989. In 1990, he started working as an engineer in California moving to Portland in 1992. After working for Conlee Engineers for many years, Don started working as a sole proprietor in 1998. As the demand for his work increased, he incorporated in 2001. Don is a member of the Structural Engineers Association of Oregon, has previously served on an advisory committee for building codes the Tri-County, Portland, Oregon area, as a an Executive Board Member for Zig Zag Village Homeowners Association and a former President of his college fraternity.
Stig Widell, Licensed Associate
Stig Widell graduated from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Architectural Engineering. That summer he started as a design engineer in Portland, eventually joining Sherman Engineering in 2011. Stig obtained his PE license in the State of Oregon in 2013 and is a current member of the Structural Engineers Association of Oregon. Stig enjoys hiking, skiing and is a Portland Timbers supporter.
Julia Sherman, Office Manager/Bookkeeper
Julia Sherman has been working with SEI since 2001 taking care of the day-to-day financial operations of the company. Her previous experience was in the legal & real estate fields.
James D. Meese, Associate
James Meese received a Associates of Applied of Science degree from Oregon Polytechnic Institute in Engineering and Computer Aided Drafting in 1990. In 1991, he began working at Conlee Engineers as a draftsman then a design engineer specializing in condominium and multi-family housing for 14 years. Conlee Engineers then merged with TM Rippey Engineers where James continued to work as a design engineer specializing on multi-story, wood-framed buildings for another 5 years. James then worked for PPM Technology as a mechanical engineer specializing in vibratory machines design for another 2 years before joining Sherman Engineering Inc. in July 2012.
Jeff Leiter, Associate
Jeff Leiter graduated in 1998 from the University of Oregon with a Bachelor of Architecture degree. After working with Robertson, Merryman & Barnes Architecture for two years, Jeff worked with Tom Miller Remodeling as a designer/builder. Prior to joining Sherman Engineering in January 2014, he worked as a sole proprietor designer/builder.