Margaux Burkholder


Practice Areas

With over 14 years of design experience, Margaux has established herself as a seasoned professional in the field of structural engineering. Her diverse portfolio includes projects across multiple sectors, ranging from multi-family residential to sports entertainment venues. Margaux excels in project management and client relations, facilitating direct communication with owners and design teams to identify and solve complex problems efficiently. As a team leader, she oversees the production of calculations, plans, and coordination with other disciplines, ensuring timely project delivery and adherence to quality standards. 


With expertise spanning multi-family residential, commercial, mixed-use, and retail sectors, Margaux has extensive experience working with various structural materials, including steel, concrete, wood, masonry, and light-gauge materials. Her focus lies particularly in seismic retrofit and performance-based design projects, where she applies her skills to enhance structural resilience and performance.


ACI SoCal Chapter Vice President
Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo Advisory Board Member
SEAOSC Board Member


M.S., Structural Engineering, California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
B.S., Structural Engineering, California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo