Andrea Chiu joined KPFF’s Irvine office as a structural engineer in 2013 and has been an Associate since 2020. Andrea has worked on various projects, including new construction and tenant improvements/remodels in healthcare, education, government, commercial, hospitality, retail, industrial, and residential. She enjoys being involved in the lifespan of a project, from design through construction, and collaborating with both the client and project team members during whole process. Andrea takes pride in being involved with local projects in Orange County and seeing their impact on built environment around her.
In addition to engineering and managing projects, Andrea is passionate about developing the talent within the workplace. Andrea is always looking for ways to create opportunities for young engineers grow both technically and professionally, and she is actively involved in recruiting and building the team at KPFF.
B.S. Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
M.S. Structural/Earthquake Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles
Boardwalk Office Towers – Core & Shell, Various TIs, Irvine, CA
Lake Forest Civic Center, Lake Forest, CA
Torrance Memorial Hunt Cancer Center, Torrance, CA
Jumpman LA, Los Angeles, CA
Petco Rollout, Various Locations, USA
Wilson Elementary School, Santa Ana, CA
Roosevelt Elementary School, Long Beach, CA
Professional Engineer: CA
Structural Engineer: CA
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