CHICAGO – The Thornton Tomasetti board of directors and managing principals announce the promotion of José Medero, P.E., S.E., to vice president in the Chicago office of the international engineering firm.
Mr. Medero has more than 17 years of experience in designing structures for new buildings and renovation projects, as well as performing engineering investigations and peer reviews. His portfolio includes the design of complex healthcare facilities, residential and commercial buildings and religious and education facilities.
He is proficient in integrated project delivery (IPD) in addition to traditional design-bid-build project delivery methods for both private and public entities. His international portfolio includes projects throughout Brazil, the United Kingdom, Canada and Spain.
A member of the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC), Structural Engineers Association of Illinois (SEAOI) and the American Concrete Institute (ACI), José is also a Certified Structural Peer Reviewer for the City of Chicago. At Thornton Tomasetti, he assists in implementation and oversight of firm-wide Quality Assurance/Quality Control and has served as the QA/QC manager for the Chicago office.
Mr. Medero is a licensed structural and professional engineer in Illinois. He holds a Bachelor of Architectural Engineering degree and a Master of Science in architectural engineering from the Pennsylvania State University.