SENIOR MANAGING ENGINEER
CAL POLY, SAN LUIS OBISPO
B.S. CIVIL ENGINEERING/STRUCTURES
Brian Dean began his college education at junior college in Southern California. Summer jobs in residential construction led him to entering Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo as a Civil Engineering major with an emphasis in structural design. Brian graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Engineering.
Brian has overseen the design of a broad spectrum of projects during his tenure at Taylor & Syfan. His projects include custom residential, commercial, mixed-use, educational, hospital, environmental and military. He also has experience in research and development prototype engineering. Brian has special experience in multistory concrete structures, hillside retention systems, and deep foundation design.
Brian and his wife Jen have a passion for adoption, especially domestic open adoptions. They maintain an active voice in the national adoption community by advocating and providing support for adoptive families. They have also been guest speakers at an annual national adoption conference. Brian and Jen currently have two, beautiful adopted children who they are happy to be raising on the Central Coast.
Brian is a licensed Structural Engineer and Civil Engineer, holding registrations in the states of California, Arizona, Illinois, Oregon, Utah and Washington.