Randy Davidson

PRINCIPAL, SENIOR MANAGING ENGINEER
CAL POLY, SAN LUIS OBISPO
B.S. CIVIL ENGINEERING/STRUCTURES

Prior to attending Cal Poly to receive his degree in Civil Engineering, Randy served in the US Navy. Randy is originally from San Diego County and has called San Luis Obispo County his home for over 20 years. While attending Cal Poly Randy joined Taylor & Syfan as an intern. Upon graduation the firm was happy to have him join the Taylor & Syfan staff as a full time, entry level engineer.

His problem solving ability and responsiveness to clients needs set him apart.Randy has overseen several junior engineers on multiple project types including conventional wood framing, cold formed steel, masonry, steel, concrete and concrete tilt up structures. Randy performed many URM retrofit designs for structures in Paso Robles prior to the San Simeon earthquake that were evaluated and found to have performed well after that seismic event. When not working, Randy enjoys teaching his sons to surf off the rock in Morro Bay. He and his family are active members of their local church and are always outdoors enjoying everything the Central Coast has to offer.