James Mogannam SE James Mogannam SE

James Mogannam SE

Principal San Francisco, CA
  • Discipline Structural Engineering
  • Specialties Healthcare, Higher Education, Workplace, Civic, Federal, Historic Renovation, Due Diligence, Steel and Concrete Design, Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit of Existing Buildings
  • Education Master of Science, Structural Engineering, Stanford University Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Affiliations/Licensure Structural Engineers Association of Northern California; Member Existing Buildings Committee; Past Chair, SEAONC Business Forum American Institute of Steel Construction American Concrete Institute American Society of Civil Engineers Earthquake Engineering Research Institute California Society of Healthcare Engineering
  • Hobbies & Interests Following SF area professional sports teams, hiking, traveling,
    and enjoying good food


With over 30 years of experience in structural engineering, Jim provides high-quality design and project delivery to a wide array of clients across countless sectors, including healthcare, higher education, and federal. Jim has a talent for implementing a variety of structural techniques and building systems to translate complex engineering problems into buildable solutions, especially with regard to historic renovations. Jim works closely with members of design and construction teams to deliver quality projects that balance cost, functional, and aesthetic requirements. He is known for his communication skills, problem-solving abilities, and unwavering professional attitude.