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John Isbell, PE, LEED AP



With more than 40 years experience, John Isbell serves as the firm’s structural engineering leader in Boston. John specializes on healthcare, education and commercial structures, with site and special requirements building his skill set for future challenges and solutions. His design visions balance structural, aesthetic and environmental space requirements. John also partners with the Structural Engineers Association of Massachusetts to evaluate engineering content of seminars for New England structural engineers.

My interest in engineering came from growing up around my father’s earthwork contracting business—seeing how reshaping the land created new developments. The math and science that crafts building structures just fits the way I think. Designing structures that effectively support a requirement, then seeing it physically take shape is very rewarding.

John Isbell, PE, LEED AP

Together, we create design solutions to the greatest challenges facing our clients and society.