KPFF Nashville offers structural engineering services to the greater Nashville community with the support of the Louisville office led by Greg Buccola SE, Managing Principal. The Nashville group is led by Nick Deblasis PE and is focusing on adaptive re-use, healthcare, commercial, institutional, multi-family residential and hospitality projects throughout the region.
KPFF’s mission is to “engineer opportunities”, encouraging innovation and continuous quality improvement – a philosophy that drew DeBlasis to the growing firm, “As a long-time Nashvillian, I am thrilled to bring KPFF’s nationwide knowledge and history for excellence to the Middle Tennessee community. Our team’s approach is to support the client beyond just engineering – we strive to listen, learn, grow, and ultimately help make each client’s vision a reality.”
Maggie Dunn recently joined KPFF Nashville as a structural designer. Coming from Downers Grove, IL, Maggie brings a solid academic foundation. She received her BS in Civil Engineering from The University of Alabama, College of Engineering. Additionally, she holds a MS in Civil Engineering, specializing in Structural Engineering & Materials. Last year, Maggie achieved her Engineering-in-Training certification. We look forward to seeing what great things she accomplishes.
Evelyn Juckett EIT joins KPFF Nashville as a structural designer. With a Bachelor's in Civil Engineering and a recent Master's in Structural Engineering from Clemson University, Evelyn brings a fresh perspective to our team. Having previously interned with us for two years, she brings a wealth of experience to impactful structural engineering. Her remarkable contributions as an intern have already left a significant mark and showcase her commitment to making the community a better place.
Welcome Grace Heglas, a graduate intern from KPFF Birmingham, as the latest addition to KPFF Nashville. A recent graduate of the University of Alabama, Grace holds dual Master's degrees in Civil Engineering and Business Administration, with a focus on structural engineering. Her attainment of EIT certification this year further highlights her commitment to professional excellence. With extensive academic achievements, we are confident that Grace will make significant contributions to our team.
Introducing Tricia Apigian, our newest Office Administrator at KPFF Nashville. With a background as a seasoned stay-at-home Mom of four, Tricia brings 24 years of invaluable experience to our team. Her expertise shines in calendar organization, logical acumen, committee management, and adept chaos wrangling – skills that will undoubtedly enhance our operational efficiency. Originally from Louisville, OH, Tricia's commitment and diverse skill set make her a valuable asset to the KPFF family.